Career Development

You’re still in school, but the future is just around the corner—and you need to be ready. Take advantage of our many resources to kickstart your career. Visit the Career Development Center for help with writing your résumé, researching a company, or networking. Check out the latest job postings and discover who’s looking for interns. If you’re a grad student, make sure you’re on our master’s candidates listing and read more about PhD-specific job market assistance.

BU Center for Career Development (CCD)

We strongly recommend you participate in the many services offered by the CCD:

  • Search for positions using Handshake (formerly CareerLink)
  • Sign up for the newsletter with news on the latest job & internship postings, career fairs, and info sessions
  • Schedule a career-counseling appointment (via Handshake)
  • Review your resume and cover letter
  • Follow their calendar to keep up with career development-related events
  • Register for an account with the BU Career Advisory Network to connect with BU alumni in your field.