BIRMINGHAM, Ala.----- The Southeastern Conference campus Career Development Directors have introduced a series of employer information sessions for student-athletes across the Conference's 14 universities.
A total of 12 employer information sessions will be held virtually from Jan. 27-April 28. Corporations scheduled to participate include Verkada, Amazon, KPMG, Northwestern Mutual, HCA Healthcare, U.S. Secret Service, International Paper, Dell Technologies, Medtronic, Strategic Financial Partners, Insight Global and Oracle. Each employer information session will be hosted by a campus leader and will include participation by student-athletes and one of the aforementioned corporations.
In December 2020, the SEC held the fifth annual Career Tour, which included participation by 68 student-athletes from all 14 SEC universities. The career tour provides exposure for SEC student-athletes who are seeking career opportunities in various fields. The program allows student-athlete to connect with human resource recruiters and submit resumes for entry-level jobs, internships and gain valuable knowledge of professional branding.