Skip to main content

Career Development

Career Development Mission

Career Development Department is committed to preparing our students for Career Readiness through on going career education, career coaching and employer relations. With a strong focus on developing core competencies, we prepare our graduates to become global citizens who think critically, act ethically, and serve responsibly.

Fontbonne Now On

Employer Engagement

Looking to recruit Fontbonne students and alumni, or register for a career fair? Please contact Our Director of Career Development Emily Huey at 314-889-4579 or set up an appointment online

Join us on Handshake! Register and request to follow Fontbonne.

Prospective Students

Career development is a lifelong process, and the Career Development office wants to connect you to your future goals and ideas as you develop and manage your career path, even in times of uncertainty. Whether it’s discovering your ideal major, or connecting you to a job on campus, we want to help you identify career interests and prepare for success!

Alumni Services

Need help? Our office provides a range of free services for students and alumni, including career counseling; schedule an appointment by calling 314-889-4579. 

Don’t forget to activate your Handshake account!

What's next for Fontbonne graduates?

Our baccalaureate grads have a 96 percent career outcome rate! Learn more about what this means.

Undergraduates: 92% career outcome rate

Students who graduates with bachelor’s degrees in 2019 were employed at companies like Anheuser-Busch-Inbev, Nestle, Ameren UE and Worldwide Technologies. Additionally, 76% of all graduates were employed or in continuing education programs six months after graduation. Only eight percent were yet actively seeking employment.

Graduates: 93% career outcome rate

From the results, 77% of all graduates were employed or in continuing education programs six months after graduation. Only seven percent were yet actively seeking employment.

  • College of Arts and Sciences – 88% employed after graduation
  • Eckelkamp College of Global Business and Professional Studies – 88% employed after graduation
  • College of Education and Allied Health Professionals – 88% employed after graduation

Top Employment Fields

  1. Education and training 
  2. Health science
  3. Business management and administration
  4. Finance 
  5. Marketing
  6. Information technology

*Other fields: Human services, arts, law and public safety, hospitality

St. Louis Employers

  • Anheuser-Busch
  • Archdiocese of St. Louis
  • BJC
  • Boeing 
  • Centene Corporation
  • Edward Jones
  • Enterprise Holdings
  • Mercy Hospital St. Louis
  • Monsanto
  • Nordstrom
  • Pattonville School District
  • Special School District
  • SSM Health
  • St. Joseph Institute for the Deaf
  • St. Louis VA Hospital

Career Opportunities

Fontbonne University educates leaders to serve a world in need. Research the possibilities available to you with your interests, and connect early with the career development office to help you prepare for your future! 

Our Services Include: 

  • Major / Career Exploration
  • Resume / Cover letter Development
  • Interview Best Practices
  • Networking Skills & Opportunities
  • Soft Skill Development

Student Employment

Federal and non-federal work-study positions are available on campus for full-time and part-time students. Please check with financial aid

We are using cookies to give you the best experience. You can find out more about which cookies we are using or switch them off in privacy settings.
AcceptPrivacy Settings

GDPR

  • GDPR Privacy Policy
  • Google Analytics

GDPR Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

Overall Policy

Thank you for visiting our website. We’re pleased to share our policy regarding the use of information received here. Privacy is a matter of concern to us. We are committed to protecting your privacy and the security of the information that you may provide to us.

Personal Information

We do not track individual users. Your email address or other personal information is not collected unless you provide it on a form, survey or application. We will not sell or otherwise make available any personally identifiable information to any organization not directly affiliated with us. We will comply with legitimate government or legal requests as necessary to protect our organization or to comply with laws.

Traffic Analysis

We analyze traffic to this site. We collect statistical data on an aggregated basis through Google Analytics. For example, we collect information about the domain names of servers that bring visitors to our site. We count the number of visitors and keep track of where they go on our site. Such information allows us to find out what areas users visit most frequently and what services they access the most, which enables us to create a better overall user experience. To gather such data, we use cookie technology, which collects data in aggregate form, not by individual user.

Cookies

As referenced above, we use cookie technology for traffic analysis. Cookies are small pieces of information stored by your browser on your computer’s hard drive. The cookies placed by our server do not gather personal information about you, do not provide any way for us to contact you and do not gather information about your computer. The cookies simply allow us to enhance our site by letting us know what sections are visited most often. The use of cookies is common on the Internet, and our use of them is similar to that of other reputable online organizations.

Links To Other Sites

Our site contains links to other sites and Internet resources. We are not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of these third-party websites and Internet resources.

Updates To Privacy Policy

We may update the privacy policy periodically, and we encourage visitors to review them on a regular basis.

Last revised: June 2015

Google Analytics