Rebecca B. Maguda

Rebecca Maguda
Career Counselor, Career Services
Smith Building, W115

As a career counselor, Rebecca Maguda works with students on their resumes and cover letters, LinkedIn profiles, interviewing skills, job search strategies, job fair preparation, Nittany Lion Careers job posting system, job shadowing, LionLink, and graduate and professional school applications.  Students undecided about a major can come in for career counseling and use a resource called MyPlan to assess their personality, interests, skills, and values and review 140 occupations. Rebecca taught CNED 100 Effective Career Decision Making for undecided students and LA 401 Professional Development for the Liberal Arts Student.

Rebecca attended the State University of New York College at Fredonia and obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in Communications. She then attended Indiana University of Pennsylvania and earned a Master of Arts in Student Affairs in Higher Education. She was Interim Director of the Career Development Center at Seton Hill University and has worked in Career Services at Penn State Altoona since 1997. Rebecca can be found on LinkedIn and is a member of NACE and EACE.