Career Services Webinar Series for International Students

The Career Planning & Development Center (CPDC) Webinar Series for Webster International Students

Gaining Experience in the U.S.

Thursday, August 30, 2018, 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. CST

Students will learn to develop essential career readiness skills and connections during their studies through campus and community involvement, student employment, and internships. Register Here:

Writing a U.S. Style Resume

Thursday, September 6, 2018, 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. CST

Students will review the standards for a U.S. style resume. Register here: 

Curricular Practical Training (CPT) Guidelines

Tuesday, September 11, 2018, 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. CST

Practical training is a form of employment directly related to an F-1 student’s area of studies. CPT employment authorization is available during an F-1 student’s academic studies and is often used for internships. Register here:

Optional Practical Training (OPT) Guidelines

Thursday, September 13, 2018, 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. CST

Students will learn how to qualify for and apply for temporary employment authorization post-graduation through OPT. Register here:


The Career Planning & Development Center (CPDC) assists individuals with exploring and defining their personal career goals while developing the skills and confidence necessary to succeed.