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Career Planning

Utica College offers online students comprehensive career planning tools for both the undergraduate and graduate populations.

Undergraduate Students
The Center for Career and Professional Development offers a full range of services and resources designed to help students explore how their interests, skills, and values relate to possible career paths, understand the importance of proper planning and preparation in goal setting, and assist in the successful transition from academic to professional life. The Center also encourages all students to expand their learning beyond the classroom, and engage in experiential learning opportunities such as internships and skilled volunteerism. Assistance with application materials is provided. Participating in these opportunities validates career choices, and makes for a better workforce in today's ever-changing global environment.

Online resources including resume builders and mock interview software are available through Optimal Resume. Current students may create a free account online to access these resources. Likewise, online career coaches are available through Smarthinking. They can provide support with interviewing, résumés, cover letters, and more!  Sessions may be scheduled online at Many other resources such as career guides, employer contact information, access to alumni mentor groups, and more, can also be found online at

Your future lies ahead. Stay ahead of the curve by being prepared. The Center for Career and Professional Development at Utica College can help. Feel free to call us at: (315) 792-3087 or connect with us via email at

Graduate Students
Utica College offers the personal attention and expert advice you deserve to help you get ahead in your profession.

Our Program Directors, all top professionals in their respective fields, can work with you personally to help further develop your resume or portfolio, and assist in career development.

BS Criminal Justice, BS Criminal Intelligence Analysis
William (Bill) Virkler

RN to BS Nursing (RN-BSN)
Annette Becker

MS Cybersecurity, BS Cybersecurity, MPS Cyber Policy and Risk Analysis
Joseph Giordano

MS Data Science
Michael McCarthy

MS Financial Crime and Compliance Management, BS Fraud and Financial Crime Investigation, Financial Crime Investigation Certificate
Donald J Rebovich, Ph.D.

MBA Economic Crime and Fraud Management, MBA General Management
Stephanie Nesbitt

MHA in Health Care Administration
Maria DeGiglio, M.A

Transitional Doctor of Physical Therapy
Dr. Denise McVay