Career Services

The Career Development Office provides programs, services and resources designed to encourage and assist students in all aspects of career planning. The office also fosters partnerships with employers, alumni, faculty and the community to provide opportunities for students to build the foundation of a successful career.


Services and Events

Students at Woodbury have many options for developing the skills and experience they need to pursue their career goals.


Overview of Services 

  • Career counseling/advising
  • Help finding internships
  • Interview preparation
  • Job search applications
  • Mock interviews
  • On/off-campus employment
  • Portfolio development
  • Resume/cover letter
  • Skill/interest assessment


  • Professional networking events
  • Career panels
  • Career workshop series
  • Etiquette dinners
  • Job fairs
  • Company info sessions


Internships are a graduation requirement for all majors. Woodbury’s Los Angeles/Burbank location provides a wealth of internship opportunities that allow students to gain practical work experience in their field of interest. The Career Development office offers career guidance and support to assist students in finding appropriate internship experiences, as well as employers in becoming host company partners.


Internship Advantages

  • Gain work experience during college
  • Learn more about your chosen field
  • See if a selected career path is really the right choice for you
  • Apply classroom theory to real work situations
  • Become more knowledgeable about general work functions in particular fields
  • Identify and/or test interests and talents
  • Investigate organizational cultures
  • Learn career-related skills
  • Identify transferable skills
  • Strengthen written and oral skills
  • Find out what it’s like to work in a professional environment
  • Enhance and strengthen your resume.
  • Allow you to make contacts to gain future employment
  • Serve as a bridge between college and career

Internship Requirements

Internship requirements vary from major to major, but typically:

  • take place during your junior or senior year.
  • require anywhere from 90 to 160 logged hours.
  • can be completed in the fall, spring or summer semesters.
  • must be related to your academic program.
  • can be paid or unpaid, depending on your program requirements.
  • are supervised by experienced professionals.

Internship & Work Experience during COVID-19

The health and safety of our students and our community is a top concern. To undergraduate students planning to complete their Internship/Work Experience requirement, you and your employer must sign an Acknowledgment and Acceptance of County COVID-19 Health & Safety Protocols. Please see the fillable PDF form provided below.

COVID Internship Form


Frequently Asked Questions

Answers to some frequently asked questions related to Career Services at Woodbury

Students who are looking for assistance creating a new resume and/or cover letter should stop by the Career Center for handouts that can help to guide them through the process.

For students who would like their resume reviewed, they can bring a copy to the Whitten Center and ask for an appointment, or email a copy to, then make a review appointment by calling (818) 252-5232.

Interview preparation handouts are available at the Career Center, as are appoints for interview prep.

Students who would like to schedule a mock interview can email their resume, cover letter and the job description of the position to and request an interview appointment.


Where do Woodbury grads work?

Throughout its long history, Woodbury has produced alumni who have done extraordinary things. Woodbury graduates have founded and built businesses, led national publications, become notable fashion designers, won design competitions, held public office, directed nonprofit organizations, and much more.

Click to learn where Woodbury graduates work

Job Postings

Register as an employer on our online job board, CareerWISE, and post internship, part-time or full-time positions. See Policies for Employers for posting guidelines.

Policies for Employers

Online Job Board


On Campus Recruiting Events and Programs

Contact us if you are interested in participating in any of these on-campus activities:

  • Internship and job fairs
  • Information sessions
  • Career panels
  • In-class presentations


Sponsorship Opportunities

The Career Development Office offers employer sponsorship programs (e.g., etiquette dinners, accounting luncheons, job fairs, networking mixers) for employers who want to maximize their recruiting efforts and presence on campus and increase their visibility to Woodbury students, alumni, faculty and staff. Call us to discuss sponsorship opportunities.

For information, contact us at (818) 252-5260.