Pratt Pro is the go-to resource for students and alumni seeking employment, be it an internship, full or part time staff position, freelance work or volunteer positions. Employers from all industries and around the world seeking Pratt talent post thousands of opportunities each year. Whether you are starting out as a young professional or have years of experience and are planning a career transition, Pratt Pro is your best bet for finding relevant opportunities.
Pratt Pro also gives you access to useful career development tools, including:
- Career Explorer – provides detailed information about any field to help you begin to understand the career options available to you. The information is sourced directly from the U.S. Department of Labor, and includes salary information, necessary skills and education, and projected job growth.
- Career Finder – a questionnaire designed to help you identify your interests and how they relate to the world of work.
- Résumé Builder – helps you get started writing your résumé. This tool includes dozens of templates tailored to specific industries, and helps you organize relevant information.
Using Pratt Pro
All students and alumni are granted access to Pratt Pro for life. Students, create your account at student.prattpro.com. Alumni can continue to use their Pratt Pro account if they set one up before graduation, or register a new account for the first time.
Students and alumni can visit the CCPD office in East Building during regular office hours for assistance setting up a Pratt Pro account or to learn how to use the job search function and any of the included features. The Career Advocates hold drop-in hours every week and are trained in assisting users to navigate Pratt Pro for effective results.
Portfolios.pratt.edu is a portfolio site driven by Bēhance that gives students and alumni a platform to showcase their creative talent to the world. With the powerful tools built into Bēhance, the Pratt community can create a digital portfolio under the Pratt brand reaching a worldwide audience of industry professionals and creative recruiters.
Students, alumni, faculty and staff that already have a Bēhance account simply need to join the Pratt gallery. New users can set up a new portfolio by going to portfolios.pratt.edu. Email firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions about setting up your account or connecting your current Bēhance portfolio to the Pratt gallery.
On-campus Recruiting Events
The CCPD hosts dozens of events where students and alumni can network with industry professionals and meet potential employers. In addition to career and opportunity fairs, individual employers like Apple, Nike, Sony, David Yurman, and others host on-campus visits to present information sessions, review portfolios, recruit students and alumni, and conduct on-campus job interviews. Recruitment events are announced through our weekly newsletter. Be sure to sign up at ccpd.pratt.edu/subscribe.