Graduates of Johnson C. Smith University are eligible to utilize services provided through The Center for Career and Professional Development, especially assistance with the career search, resume writing and strengthening interview skills.

A profile may be created to search the database of available jobs, or as an employer offering jobs using the following link: Handshake.

Alumni are also encouraged to give back to the university through a donation of time and expertise as a workshop presenter or by donating to the Just in Case Students need Us (JCSU) Professional Clothing Closet. To give back, contact The Center at 704.378.1045 or

Go to Handshake »

  • JCSU (“Just in Case Students need Us”) Professional Clothes Closet
    • Donors needed- Business attire for all shapes and sizes, both men’s and women’s clothing, shoes, and accessories (belts and ties), preferably dry cleaned.

Clothes closet interior

HandshakeRegister through the alumni portal for access to information from corporate partners/employers on employment opportunities career development resources such as:

  • Careers and Full-Time Employment
  • Part-Time Employment 
  • Career Assessment Tools

The information on this page is maintained by the Center for Career and Professional Development. For more information or questions please contact them directly at 704.378.1045.