Career Center


Success is in your future! Let's make it happen!

Our dedicated team is here to help Rattlers with deciding on a major, securing a fulfilling internship, developing a professional brand, and/or navigating a path to graduate school!  The services we deliver emphasize making students career-ready and preparing them for the next step.  Let us help make it happen for your successful future!

Having trouble logging into Handshake? Follow these steps:

(1) Go to
(2) Select “sign in with your email address” listed at the bottom
(3) Enter your FAMU email address
(4) Select “Or Log in using your Handshake credentials.” listed at the bottom
(5) Then enter your FAMU email password.  If the password does not work, select “reset password” or “Forgot your password”. 
(6) The reset password email will be sent to your FAMU email account.

The CPD Center will offer
for the Fall 2020 semester.

Monday - Friday 9am - 4pm

Appointment options include document reviews (i.e. resumes, cover letters, personal statements), mock interviews, LinkedIn profile reviews, and much more.
Career Specialists will meet with students virtually using Zoom.
Please note that appointments are only available for current FAMU students and alumni.

Finding a major can be tough.

We get it.  Choosing the right major isn't the easiest decision to make.

That's why we want to give you a place to start.  Take this 15-minute assessment and see what kind of programs match with your unique interests and passions.

Prospective and current students of FAMU, click HERE to take the assessment to help you find the FAMU major that is right for you! 





What is your next step?

We want to recognize the next step in each Rattler's career after graduation.  If you have accepted your first post graduate job or enrolled into a graduate program, let us know you "got the job" by completing this FORM. If you experience trouble completing this form, please contact our office at 850-599-3700 for assistance.


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Contact Info

1610 South Martin Luther King Junior Boulevard
The Commons 104
Tallahassee, FL 32307

P: 850-599-3700
F: 850-599-3353