Career Education Programs

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Panelists share insights and career advice during a career education workshop.

The more you learn about possible career paths, the better positioned you will be to land a rewarding job or internship. We offer a broad range of programming to help you explore your career options.

With a multitude of annual events focused on career education, you have access to everything from professional development workshops to industry specific panels.

Make time to participate. The insights you gain will go a long way toward preparing you for life after graduation.

What are the Benefits?

The Chance to Explore

Learn more about an industry, occupation, or graduate schools by hearing from recognized experts, industry professionals, and alumni who want to share their special knowledge and insight with you. Gain insight on your own skills and abilities and how you can market them in the workplace.

Building skills

Sharpen your skills in a wide range of career areas such as networking, personal statement writing, negotiations, and job and internship search strategies.

Making connections

Connecting with Career Education Program speakers during these events can help you to build and strengthen your network in your field of interest. You never know what opportunities may arise from the relationships that are formed.

Upcoming Programs

CPT Workshop with ISSS
Thursday, January 22, 3:30pm
Presentation Room, Office of Admission

A Day in the Life...Exploring Impostor Syndrome
Tuesday, February 5, 5:30pm
Toppel Career Center

OPT Workshop with ISSS
Thursday, February 7, 3:30pm
Presentation Room, Office of Admission

Renting in NYC
Wednesday, February 20, 6:30pm
Toppel Career Center

Career Fair Prep, Presented by David Ong, Maximus
Monday, February 25, 6:30pm
Toppel Carer Center

OPT STEM Workshop with ISSS
Tuesday, March 5, 3:30pm
Presentation Room, Office of Admission

Tips from T.I.P.-erns 
Thursday, March 7, 4:30pm
Toppel Career Center

Getting Past the Undergraduate Fog
Thursday, March 7, 6:30pm 
Toppel Career Center

Government Careers: Personal Statements that Pop
Presented by State Department
Thursday, March 21, 5:00pm
Toppel Career Center

Government Careers: Industry Overview
Presented by State Department
Thursday, March 21, 6:15pm
Toppel Career Center

Credit, Cars & Careers Week
Monday, April 1 - 5
Visit Handshake events for specific session times and descriptions

CPT Workshop with ISSS 
Friday, April 19, 3:30pm
Presentation Room, Office of Admission


Upcoming Graduate Student Programs

Cover Letter Writing and Critique Workshop
Thursday, January 31, 5:30pm - 7:00pm 
Toppel Career Center

InstaJob: Utilizing Social Media for Career Opportunities
Tuesday, March 19, 5:30pm - 7:00pm 
Toppel Career Center

The Art of Connecting: How to Expand Your Career Network
Wednesday, April 3, 5:30pm - 7:00pm 
Toppel Career Center