Career and Professional Development

Undergraduate Students

The Bryan School has unique curricular and extracurricular professional development opportunities built into every year of the undergraduate experience. Throughout their academic career, students will engage in two programs: Bryan Gold and the Blueprint Series. These programs are designed to accelerate students’ personal and professional development, and equip students with the employability skills that are most desired by employers. Students can also receive 1-on-1 career coaching through our partnership with UNCG’s Career & Professional Development.

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Graduate Students

As a Bryan School student, you have access to many people ready to help you develop your professional self. Megan Parker, Graduate Student Professional Development Specialist for the Bryan School, focuses on the specific needs and professional goals of graduate students. Megan is here specifically to aid Bryan School Graduate Students with professional development, mock interviews, refining resumes, internship searches, and career coaching.

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Research companies and build your network.


Find internships and jobs.


Practice your interview skills.

Spartans at Work (12Twenty)

Tell us about your new job.


Make connections that can open the door to your future career.

UNCG Career & Professional Development

Receive 1-on-1 career coaching.

Bryan School Professional Development Roadmap

Simple steps for furthering your career.

Need Assistance?

Mr. Tyler Wiersma

Assistant Director, Undergraduate Professional Development
Bryan 137W (336) 334-4923

Mr. Lasse Palomaki

Professional Development Specialist, Undergraduate
Bryan 137T (336) 256-0092

Ms. Megan Parker

Graduate Student Professional Development Specialist
301P (336)-256-0390

Student Organizations

UNCG has several student organizations offering social, educational, volunteer, and professional development activities. Student organizations are a great way to get involved with the campus and local communities, add to your resume, and build a stronger network. UNCG student organizations allow you to network with fellow students and community leaders, pursue new interests, and build leadership and career skills.

Explore the Bryan School’s Student Organizations