Career and Professional Advising

The Center for Career and Professional Advising (CCPA) empowers students and alumni to learn about and prepare for meaningful work, as they translate their Haverford liberal arts education into a rewarding life. In short, we are here to help students explore, identify, and realize their career and professional goals.

Appointments & Walk-Ins

 Alumni Career Profiles

Ankur Arya '12
Ankur Arya '12 Major: Political Science

The possibilities Arya found in his own life help him show his inner-city students how to aim high.

Sang Cho '96
Sang Cho '96 Major: East Asian Languages & Cultures

Cho works in the media & entertainment business in a dual position.

Sarina Schwartz '11
Sarina Schwartz '11 Major: Chemistry

Schwarz works on creating enterprise level safety, compliance, and training software for research institutions, including pharmaceutical companies, biotech organizations, and universities.

Jacob Horn '13
Jacob Horn '13 Majors: Comparative Literature, Greek

Horn stumbled into the museum field through a summer internship that eventually led to a post-graduation editorial assistant position.

Rakia Clark
Rakia Clark '01 Major: English

The English major works as a senior editor at Beacon Press, a publisher based in Boston.

Henri Drake '15
Henri Drake '15 Major(s): Mathematics

Drake is working as a research specialist at Jorge Sarmiento’s oceanography laboratory at Princeton University for a year.

 Fords on Friday

Alumni offer career advice and field questions from students about their career path and industry trends.


March 17, 12:00 p.m., Stokes 300B: Julieanne Herskowitz has worked on the award winning East River Esplanade project in Lower Manhattan, the Redevelopment of Staten Island's North Shore with the New York Wheel, the first residential rezoning of the de Blasio Administration's...


Every week CCPA staff members, alumni and friends of the College will be blogging, giving us the opportunity to share a range of career-related advice, information, and other musings with you.


Hundreds of videos with valuable tips on internships, the job search, and careers.

Watch the Videos

 CCPA Handbook

We are here to help students explore, identify, and realize their career and professional goals.

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Campus Location

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Stokes Hall

Hours: 9 a.m.—5 p.m.
Walk-ins M-F 2:30—4:30 p.m.

(610) 896-1181


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