Center for Career Services

Our missionCenter for Career Services

Empower Marymount University students and alumni to achieve their career aspirations by supporting them throughout the career development process and by connecting them to a wide variety of job opportunities in the local area and beyond.

In carrying out this mission, the Center for Career Services provides a variety of services:

  • Full access to Handshake Career Platform: Join Handshake to connect with employers, find jobs, get recruited and explore careers. Handshake is an excellent tool to help you become career ready and build community with other Marymount students. Click here to join now!

  • Individual career coaching appointments: Career Service accepts daily 1:1 appointments with students to help with career preparation, internship and job search, mock interviews, and career exploration. Watch this brief video tutorial on how to schedule your appointment on Handshake.

  • Career self-assessments: Focus 2 Assessment will help students choose the best major, explore occupations, and make informed career decisions.

  • Group workshops: Throughout the academic year, Career Services will be hosting a series of workshops to help students become career ready and transition into the workforce. Students can view and register for these events on Handshake or MUEngage.

  • Professional networking opportunities: Career Services provides a great deal of opportunities for students to connect with alumni and employers through workshop events, career fairs, internships and volunteering.

  • On-campus employment: Once enrolled, students will be able to secure a part-time job on campus to earn money and develop their personal skills.

  • Handshake database

  • Semi-Annual Campus-Wide Career Fair: Starting freshman year, students will be able to attend the Semi-Annual Campus Wide Career Fair to connect with employers from a variety of industries in the DC metropolitan area.

Center for Career Services

Ready to kick-start your career?! Join Handshake today and schedule an appointment with Career Services.

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