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Have you heard about CC-I? CC-I (Career Certificate - International Students) is the new name of the International Student Career Certificate (ICC) program, a unique and innovative career program dedicated to help international students become a more competitive job/internship candidate in the U.S. If you are interested in applying to the Fall 2015 CC-I program, you are strongly recommended to attend one of the 2 information sessions. You don't have to do RSVP. If you apply now for the CC-I program, please click  https://illinois.edu/fb/sec/525849

CC-I Program Info Sessions

  • Date:
    • Thursday, August 27th from 5-6 p.m.
    • Monday, August 31st from 4-5 p.m.
  • Place: The Career Center Interview Suite, 616 E. Green (enter KAPLAN building next to McDonald’s and head to the 2nd floor)

Are you considering finding an internship or a full-time job in China in 2015 or 2016? The recruiting season in China starts in September. In order to share your resume with recruiters in China, you can submit your resume to an optional resume book on I-Link, which is titled either Undergraduate Students Seeking Positions in China or Graduate Students Seeking Positions in China. The optional resume books can be found under the Documents tab on I-Link. Make sure the submission deadline is September 15. If you have any questions, please contact Un Yeong Park at The Career Center at park351@illinois.edu.

Upcoming Events/Workshops

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Do you have an work-authorization in an African country? Also, do you want to find a job in Africa? 

2015 Careers in Africa will be held in New York from November 6th to 8th. This event is an invitation based, so please apply earlier. 

The registration deadline is October 2nd.  

  • Time: September 15, from 4-5:30pm
  • Location: The Interview Suite of The Career Center (616 E. Green St. Champaign. Please head to the 2nd floor after entering a door under the KAPLAN sign next to McDonal's on Green Street) 

This is an workshop international students can learn about Curricular Practical Training(CPT) that is needed typically for your summer off-campus internship. A representative from International Student and Scholar Services (ISSS) will explain eligibility and procedure of CPT. After that, The Career Center will present strategies and resources for internship search of international students.    

Friday, September 25th, 4:00-6:00 PM, The Career Center Interview Suite, 616 E. Green

(enter KAPLAN building next to McDonald’s and head to the 2nd floor)

Global Career Opportunity (GCO) is a workshop series for any students who pursue non-U.S. based global careers. This workshop highlights the job market in Australia. Panelists who used to work or are currently working in Australia will not only share their personal experience, but also explain strategies and resources for job searches in Australia and employment visa systems for foreigners.

Success Story

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Hyeji Son_Part II

This is Son Hyeji's success story part II. 


Hyeji Son
Success Story 4_Part I

Hyeji Son_Part I

This is Son Hyeji's success story part I. 


Achira Kulasekara
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Achira Kulasekara 

Achira Kulasekara participated in Spring 2013 ICC program. He came to UIUC in 2010 and graduated in 2014 with a Bachelor degree in...

Yeaji Ham
Success Story 2

Yeaji Ham

Yeaji Ham came to the U.S. when she was in 9th grade and graduated from UIUC in 2007 with a Bachelor’s degree in Accountancy. This Korean alumnae worked at the...