Because our program is small by design, the Career Opportunities Center (COC) team is able to deliver individualized attention. You will find that the COC offers a wide variety of events and services to assist you in every step of your career development.
Throughout your internship and full-time job search, the COC will provide many resources and services including:
The COC provides many avenues for career exploration of different functions and industries, including:
The COC actively participates in a variety of career fairs throughout the year.
The Career Opportunities Center provides students with opportunities to learn about numerous companies through a series of corporate presentations. Corporate Presentations are also recommended for students trying to learn more about career paths in general. Last year, about 80 presentations took place. Presenters usually include representatives, frequently business school alumni, from various levels in the company who speak about careers within the organization. In addition, students are given insight into the company's management style and corporate culture.
In addition to workshops covering resumes, cover letters and interviewing skills, the COC offers the following services:
The COC actively partners with student organizations and alumni relations to coordinate treks to various cities throughout the world. Several days in a city will yield a number of company visits, lunches and/or dinners with alumni, networking events and other related activities. Recent treks included visits to Boston, Chicago, New York City, Philadelphia, Silicon Valley, Seattle, Washington DC, and Hong Kong.
The COC offers an impressive variety of workshops. The list below represents the workshops offered in an academic year. Workshops are often offered multiple times through the course of the year.