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Columbia, MO Main Campus
Missouri Hall Room 219

Office hours:
Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Office phone: (573) 875-7425
Fax number: (573) 876-4462


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Mission statement

Integral to the Columbia College community, Career Services provides vital career and graduate assistance to students and alumni world-wide. By promoting career planning, contemporary job search practices, graduate and employment resources in a customer-oriented environment; career services meets the dynamic needs of students, faculty, staff, alumni and employers.

Students trying to identify their career interest can utilize helpful services, such as:

  • Individual counseling
  • Assessment tests
  • Focus2 (a computer-based exploration tool)

For students seeking hands-on opportunities to enrich their academic experiences, the career center can help identify internships, volunteer and part-time work opportunities.

For students and alumni seeking assistance in obtaining professional positions, the career services center provides:

  • On campus recruiting
  • Job fairs
  • Mock interviews
  • Job listings
  • Career packets
  • Resumé development
  • Graduate school
  • Research assistance

Meet our staff

Dan Gomez-Palacio

DanDirector of Career Services
Office: Missouri Hall Room 220
Phone: (573) 875-7421

Reyhan Lyles

ReyhanSenior Career Specialist
Office: Missouri Hall Room 221
Phone: (573) 875-4564

Angi Pauley

AngiOffice Coordinator
Office: Missouri Hall Room 219
Phone: (573) 875-7425


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