S.T.A.R. Program (Skills to Achieve Results) 

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The S.T.A.R. Program is a professional development program designed specifically for Coggin College of Business students.  The program’s focus is on helping students advance their careers through the development of employability and networking skills. 


To become S.T.A.R. Certified, students must complete all 5 STARS; this can be done over the course of multiple semesters.  Student interested in participating in the S.T.A.R. Program should first create an account in Osprey Career Link, UNF's online job opportunity and career events system.  Once an account is created, students can register for S.T.A.R. Workshops and InterviewPRO and take advantage of all the career related opportunities in the system.


Students who have completed the S.T.A.R. Program will receive: 

  • A certificate of completion 
  • A S.T.A.R. pin, which you should wear to recruiting events 
  • A Coggin gift
  • Invited to attend the S.T.A.R. ceremony & networking event, which is held at the end of every semester for newly certified students 

Students who complete the S.T.A.R. Program will also be eligible to apply for two unique programs:

S.T.A.R. Program Details 

S.T.A.R. 1  | Résumé Writing Workshop  

This workshop is a must for anyone looking for a job.  In today’s economy, job seekers must be able to effectively articulate their transferable skills and craft a stellar resume.  We’ll teach you how to make your résumé stand out from the rest, and how to draft an effective cover letter.


S.T.A.R. 2  | Interviewing & Job Search Workshop  

In this workshop we will review how to prepare for an interview, the different interview styles and types, how to follow-up, and other resources that can help you succeed in this process.  Participants will also learn how to develop a planned, multi-faceted approach to finding job leads. 


S.T.A.R. 3  | Résumé Critique  

Have your résumé  and cover letter (optional) reviewed by the Career Management Center and receive personalized feedback on how you can improve your résumé. UNF students and alumni have the option to have their résumé reviewed electronically or in person.  To receive an electronic critique, email a copy of your résumé as a Word document to coggin.careers@unf.edu. or (904) 620-2067 to schedule an appointment for a résumé critique in-person.      


S.T.A.R. 4  | Upload Critiqued Résumé to Osprey CareerLink

Once your résumé has been professionally critiqued, upload it to Osprey Career Link under the "My Profile => My documents" tab.


S.T.A.R. 5  | Mock Interview 

Participate in a mock interview, a practice interview, with a representative from the Jacksonville business community who will provide you with feedback on your performance.


48 Hour Cancellation Policy 



Click here to see the current S.T.A.R. Program Schedule and Registration Information


For more information, contact the Career Management Center at coggin.careers@unf.edu or (904) 620-2067.