Hours of Operation

Horvitz Office (1st Floor of the Horvitz Building, Room 152)
Mon. - Fri.: 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Sat. - Sun.: Closed

DeSantis Office (Carl DeSantis Building, Room 1042)
Mon. - Fri.: 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Sat. - Sun.: Closed

Career Advisement
By appointment: Please call (954) 262-7201

Drop In Advisement:

Horvitz Office (1st Floor of Horvitz Administration Building, Room 152)
Mon. - Fri.: 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

DeSantis Office (Carl DeSantis Building, Room 1042)
Mon. - Thur.: 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

CORTEX Labs (Mailman-Hollywood Bldg., Room 309)
Tues. and Thurs.: 9:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m. 

Summer Drop In Hours
May 1 - August 21, 2017

Mon. - Thur.: 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Contact Us

Phone: (954) 262-7201
Fax: (954) 262-3897

Horvitz Career Office
Fort Lauderdale Campus
1st Floor of the Horvitz Administration Building
3301 College Avenue
Ft. Lauderdale-Davie, FL 33314

DeSantis Career Office
Carl DeSantis Building
1st Floor, Room 1042
3301 College Avenue
Ft. Lauderdale-Davie, FL 33314

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Career Resources on SharkLink

Go to SharkLink and subscribe to Undergrad or Graduate Career Resources. This tab contains many resources advisers use in appointments and can be useful for all students.

Look for handouts on resume, cover letter, interviewing, and more!

Case Competition—Employers

What is a Case Competition?

A case competition starts with the presentation a “problem” fictitious or real from your organization. The case is usually presented as a short story or case with accompanying data to illustrate key aspects of the situation. A student or team are asked to identify how they would solve the problem and present their solution to a panel of judges, who evaluate the analysis and the effectiveness of the presentation.

Why participate in Case Competitions?

Case competitions provides you an opportunity to have our students review and provide possible solutions or ideas for your organization. It also provided you an excellent way to recruit talent and get your brand out on campus.

Examples of Case Competitions

Marketing and Sales Competition:

Students will be provided a scenario/case facing a company and will develop a sales/marketing plan to solve such issue. Click here to see a sample Marketing and Sales Case description.

Cross Functional Competition:

Students will work in cross functional teams (ex: Business Students partners with Computer Science Majors) to solve an issue or case facing an organization. These cases require students to collaborate as the case will involve components and knowledge from different majors or industries.  Click here to see a sample Cross Functional Case description.

What is given to the student that wins the Case Competition?

Each competition will have incentives for the winners and participants. Each employer is required to provide a prize for the winning team (e.g., scholarships, gift cards, etc.). In addition, the winning team will be provided an opportunity to meet with the company CEO or members of the executive leadership team. All student participants will receive a certification of completion of the case competition.