The Dornsife School of Public Health Office of Student Affairs, in collaboration with the Center for Public Health Practice (CPHP) and Steinbright Career Development Center (SCDC), provides career services and resources designed to support students and alumni during the job search process.
Attend a variety of workshops sponsored by Student Services which are designed to fine-tune your professional skills and prepare you for the workplace, both during and after your Drexel degree! Undergraduate and graduate students are encouraged to attend workshops. Additionally, it is required that all first-year MPH students in the face-to-face and online programs complete at least 8 of the 12 offered Professional Development workshops to receive credit for PBHL500 (see requirements here).
Connect and network with other students and public health professionals through the Coffee & Convos program! Professionals will share information about their organization and experiences to help students explore work environments, industries, and public health career paths over coffee.
Make a one-on-one career counseling appointment with Michelle Quigley to discuss developing your professional skills, including resumes, interviewing, networking, and more!
Develop and perfect your application materials, including your resume, cover letter, and references and recommendations!
Need help with your internship or job search? Trying to find placement required by a DSPH program, including co-ops, MPH breadth activities, or MPH Integrated Learning Experience? Resources for these and other positions available here!
Make connections with Drexel alumni who share your interests and/or career goals, get career-related advice, and find resources to help with your career process! Find a mentor through the Alumni Mentoring Program and form relationships to help you reach career success!
Considering applying to graduate or medical school? Find resources on making the decision and applying here!
You’ve found a job or internship you want; now it’s time for the interview! Find resources on interviews, thank-you letters, and negotiating job offers here.
Are you an international student pursuing a career in the US? Are you looking to establish an international career? Find interviewing tips for international students, H1B employer information, and more international employment information here!
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