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Visit HANDSHAKE to Schedule a Virtual  Appointment!* 

*All appointments must be made at least 48 hours in advance.

The Center for Career and Professional Development (CCPD) offers advising and career management support to Cabrini University undergraduate and graduate students, as well as alumni.  The CCPD provides a holistic approach to professional and personal career development that ensures graduates will obtain major-related employment and be accepted at graduate/professional schools of choice. 

93% of Cabrini's 2019 graduates are employed or continuing their education.

Virtual Career Center

The health of the Cabrini community is paramount, and we, as a community, must do our part to address this public health crisis. You can learn about Cabrini's response to COVID-19 here. 

During the Campus Closure the Cabrini University CCPD is here to help. We will be updating this section of our page with helpful tips, virtual events, career resources, and information you need to know.



Cabrini’s internship program allows students to earn credit and, in most cases, income in a professional work environment.  The Fall 2020 internship deadline is Wednesday, September 9, 2020.  

Please review the internship application paperwork here and submit it directly to Erin Gabriele, Director of the CCPD at eg574@cabrini.edu. Please do not hesitate to reach out to our team with any questions. 


Our Career Services Specialists are available to meet with students or alumni via phone, Collaborate, or Microsoft Teams, based on your preference. 

Our Career Services Specialists can help you with: 

  • Career Counseling
  • Resume/Cover Letter Reviews
  • Major Exploration
  • Job Searches
  • Internship Searches
  • LinkedIn Assistance
  • Internship Program Information
  • Strong Interest Inventory or MBTI Assessments & Interpretation.
  • Career Transition Counseling
  • Interview Preparation
  • Grad School Preparation 

If you would like to set up a virtual meeting with a Career Services Specialist please make an appointment on Handshake or e-mail us directly:

Debra Kelly – dk10357@cabrini.edu

James McLaughlin – jm12013@cabrini.edu  


Campus workshops and career events have been canceled for the remainder of the semester.  Please see below and check Handshake for virtual career events available to Cabrini students: 

Atlantic East Conference Summer Education Series 

We are very excited to be a part of the Atlantic East Summer Education Series; and it is our hope Cabrini students and new graduates will take advantage of the series. The virtual presentations occur each Wednesday in July from 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm. 

You can register here for the sessions below.  

  • July 1   4:30-5:30 PM   Where Am I? An Experience of Self-Care
  • July 8   4:30-5:30 PM   How to Level-Up Your Allyship
  • July 15 4:30-5:30 PM   Grappling with Uncertainty
  • July 22 4:30-5:30 PM   Be Resourceful! Preparing for Life After College



Have a quick career question? Want us to review your resume, explain interview stream, help navigate Handshake searches, or walk you through internship paperwork? Register today for a Virtual Express Appointment with a Career Specialist! These 15 minute appointments will get you started on your summer job searches (and you can always come back for a longer appointment if you need more time!)

Schedule an appointment on Handshake today!




Erin Gabriele, Director

610.902.8304, erin.gabriele@cabrini.edu

James McLaughlin, Career Services Specialist

610.902.8305, james.mclaughlin@cabrini.edu

Debra K.Kelly, Career Services Specialist

610.902.8306, debra.kelly@cabrini.edu

Rachael Gartner, Administrative Assistant 

610-902-8373, rachael.gartner@cabrini.edu

Student Staff

Tirzah Johnson, Graduate Assistant

Brittany Morgan, Graduate Assistant

Emily McKiernan, Career Services Student Assistant


Career Resources for Faculty

The Center for Career and Professional Development collaborates with faculty to help guide and support students throughout their career development.

Whether a few minutes or a full class, we welcome the opportunity to present in-class on a variety of career-related topics including:

  • Employer Partner Presentations
  • Departmental Services and Resources
  • Deciding upon a Major
  • Resumes, Cover Letters, and Interviewing
  • Job/Internship Searches and Networking
  • Upcoming Career Events

Click here to schedule a classroom visit. 


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