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The CEO is here to help you achieve your aspirations!

The Power of a New College Liberal Arts & Science Education

The CEO helps you communicate the value of your New College education.

New College graduates go on to achieve big things in all kinds of careers. The skills you gain from New College including critical thinking, research, communication, and working in teams are exactly what employers need. Explore the career paths of New College graduates on LinkedIn!

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Novo career advantage, new college’s career plan

novo career advantage checklist

Starting early leads to success! Career success takes time, so undergraduate students are expected to complete the steps of the Novo Career Advantage, New College’s career plan. The Novo Career Advantage helps prioritize your professional development in easy steps integrated throughout your entire academic experience.

scheduling CEO appointments & career programs

#teamCEO provides individualized support to communicate your skills and experiences and achieve your career goals!

Meet your Career Coach
Last Names A-Ch: Dwayne Peterson | Last Names CI-J: Lisandra Jimenez
Last Names K-Q: Maddie Tympanick | Last Names R-Z: Ciara Suarez
Scholarships, Fellowships, & SRTG Advisor: Duane Smith

schedule a career coaching appointment

How to Schedule an Appointment Tutorial Video

Talk about any career or professional development topic including…

special career programs

Handshake, Your COnnection to the CEO & opportunity

Access your Handshake Profile

Accessing Handshake is simple

  • Click on the Handshake tile in your myNCF App Gateway

Handshake profile & Next Steps

  • Begin completing your Profile with a photo, a short bio, work experience, clubs, skills, and other things you are proud of that will showcase your talent to employers.
  • You can also upload a resume and other documents, and provide links to a portfolio, GitHub, and other media.

connecting to opportunity: jobs, internships, events, & Employers

Area of Concentration (Major) & Career Exploration

Be confident when choosing areas of study and/or careers! The CEO can help!


The Focus 2 Career Assessment is an intuitive career guidance system that helps students to explore Areas of Concentration (AOC) and careers that connect to their work interests, values, personality, skills, and leisure interests.

Take the focus 2 career assessment

What Can I do with a New College AOC? 

  • Explore the wide diversity of career paths you can pursue with any Area of Concentration (AOC) from New College! New College offers 45 AOCs (majors) as well as certificate programs that focus on professional skills.

Resumes, cvs, cover letters, & career resources

2021 career resource guide


Events & Fairs

Fall 2021 CEO Calendar of Events

4th Year Kick-Off – Everything You Need for a Successful Year & Beyond
Date: Thursday, Sept 9 | 11:00 am – 1:30 pm
Location: New College Campus – Sudakoff Center

Cross College Alliance (CCA) Job & Internship Fair – Day 1 (Virtual Option)
Date: Wednesday, October 20 | 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Location: Virtual on Remo

Cross College Alliance (CCA) Job & Internship Fair – Day 2 (In-Person Option)
Date: Thursday, October 21 | 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Location: New College Sudakoff Center

Graduate & Professional School Exploration Expo 2021
Date: Wednesday, November 3 | 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Location: New College Jane Bancroft Cook Library or Virtual

prestigious scholarships, fellowships, & funding

Need funding to achieve your ACADEMIC & career aspirations?

Each year, New College of Florida students are awarded some of the most prestigious global scholarships and fellowships for undergraduate and post-graduate study, language study, study abroad, and teaching and research abroad.  In general, these awards recognize and support academic achievement and potential.  The Assistant Director of Prestigious Fellowships, Duane Smith, in the CEO provides support and guidance for opportunities that can help you achieve your professional or career goals.

Online Resources

  • 2021 Career Resource Guide – Includes resources for resumes, CVs, cover letters, interviewing, graduate school, job/internship searching, LinkedIn, job offer evaluation, salary negotiation, and more.
  • Model Resume Google Doc Template – Create a copy  and edit this resume template for a polished and well-formatted resume appropriate for most industries
  • Computer Science/Tech Fields Resume Google Doc Template – This resume template is appropriate for software engineering, data science, and other technical fields. Create a copy and edit with your information.
  • Career Planning Resources in Canvas – In Canvas linked in myNCF, your career coach has enrolled you in a course with a ton of career planning and exploration resources.