Career Services

The Prairie State College Student Career Development Center provides a variety of career related resources to current students, alumni and employers. We are a link between job seekers and our business community, offering a variety of tools to assist individuals in attaining their career and employment goals as well as providing assistance for employer needs.

Student Career Development Center (ATOC), Office 152
Contact Us at: careerdevelopment@prairiestate.edu 

Fall and Spring Hours:
M - F 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. 
*appointments highly recommended

Summer Hours:
M - Th 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Terri Eakins, Academic & Career Development Advisor
(708) 709-3922
teakins@prairiestate.edu 

Mary Fitzpatrick, Manager, Career Services
(708) 709-3678
mfitzpatrick2@prairiestate.edu

 Resources for current students and alumni:
Career Coach
Cover letter and résumé assistance
One-on-one career advisement
Online Job Board - view now
Workshops
Career guidance
Interview preparation
Job fairs
Job shadowing

Resources for businesses:
Ability to post part- and full-time internship opportunities on College Central Network (CCN)
Opportunities to recruit on campus
Attend career or job fairs
Employer sponsorship opportunities

Additional resources:
South Suburban American Job Center
Interview Closet