CCS Students: highly skilled; highly valued
Career Development realizes that a skilled staff is an employer's most valuable asset.
Employers seeking creative talent can take advantage of the following:
- On-campus recruiting events
Meet one-on-one with students for internship and full-time employment opportunities.
- Portfolio reviews
Work with students as they prepare a professional portfolio to enter the creative marketplace.
- Employer information sessions
Come to campus to present to students giving them insight into the creative opportunities with your company.
- Internship Program
By working in partnership with the business community, CCS is able to provide students with opportunities to face challenges they will encounter after graduation. Host a junior or senior student at your studio for a semester of real-world learning.
- Sponsored Projects
Many companies and organizations sponsor classroom projects giving CCS students exposure to real art and design challenges and a feel for deadline pressures, client meetings, and budgets. While exploring solutions and interacting with industry professionals, students learn to become professionals.
- Adobe Connect
Distance interview tool allowing easy-to-use screen sharing, whiteboard, chat, video and audio conferencing. Students can pre-load their portfolios to ensure a rich conversation.
- Post job openings
List your openings and view student/alumni portfolio samples and resumes on the Online Job Book.
CCS offers students the opportunity to participate in individual recruitment events and exposure to national and international companies. These opportunities allow students to connect with prospective employers for internships and full-time positions.
The following is a sample list of companies who have recruited CCS students:
Black & Decker
Cranbrook Art Museum
Crispin Porter + Bogusky
Detroit Institute of Art
Ford Motor Company
General Motors Corporation
Hamilton Anderson Associates
The Knoll Group
Mazda-Japan, North America
Motorola China and NA
Museum of Modern Art
Nissan - London, Japan, North America
O2 Creative Solutions
Porter and Bogusky
Rhythm & Hues
TEAMS Design China and NA
The Henry Ford
Volkswagen - North America, Europe
Weiden + Kennedy