The Tepper School’s Career Opportunities Center (COC) will be your partner in planning and preparing for career advancement. You will work with your FlexMBA Career Counselor on the various components of your career plan. Our commitment to your goals encompasses the support and resources necessary to assess your leadership needs, explore career options, guide your networking opportunities, and prepare the necessary career tools as you progress (resume, interviewing, leadership plan).
The COC counselors follow the Center's mission:
We work closely with more than 250 companies that range from multinational Fortune 100 corporations to highly specialized boutique companies. Recruiters value the impact our students make - you will understand how to operate at a high level, fast pace amidst demands for complex problem-solving.
You will partner with your FlexMBA Career Counselor on a variety of personal and professional development initiatives including:
If you are undertaking a job search, the COC provides many resources and services, including one-on-one career counseling support, a web-based recruiting system, access to the Tepper School's alumni and recruiting database, and assistance with offer evaluation and negotiation.
FlexMBA students will have an opportunity for video viewing of corporate presentations that occur on-campus. Each year more than 100 companies visit Pittsburgh and share insights about their organizations.
Working with your FlexMBA Career Counselor, you will receive guidance on resume and cover letter preparation, as well as interview preparation and salary negotiation.