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Resources for Industry Partners

Partner with CCS

The Office of Partnerships is CCS’s front door for industry and community partners. Opportunities to collaborate include:

  • Evaluate creative talent
  • Gain access to fresh, innovative ideas
  • Be recognized as patrons of design education
  • PR & marketing opportunities
  • Support corporate social responsibility goals
  • Networking
  • Fundraising Event Sponsorship
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Opportunities for Industry Partners

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Educational Partnerships

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Student recruitment, internships, career events,
full-time employment

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Strategic Giving

Office of Partnerships Facts

The Office of Partnerships Career Development Team prepares students for life after graduation by offering guidance on resume, CV, and cover letter preparation, interview skills, and job preparation techniques.

Companies that have visited CCS since 2011

Students have found internships since 2009

Students have been hired as a direct result of recruitment events

Corporate research projects since 2014

Student participants since 2014

Scholarships awarded since 2014

Experiential Learning, Educational Partnerships

Since 2014, nearly 2,000 CCS students have worked alongside artists and designers from some of the world’s most recognized brands, including:

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mercedes-benz financial services logo
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Exxonmobil logo
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Kohler company logo
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Connect your mission and values with CCS

The Office of Partnerships team will build strategic partnerships with our industry partners that align corporate social responsibility and philanthropic goals with the numerous CCS program initiatives, students and community facing offices supporting the Detroit region.

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