Careers in education, nonprofit, and social service offer opportunities to use advocacy, service, and leadership to enhance the human condition, help others realize their potential, and make the world more just. We invite you to explore this cluster to determine if it is a good fit for you and leverage our services to launch your job, internship, or graduate school search.
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Our specialized Education, Nonprofit, and Social Service career coach will help you launch a job, internship, or graduate school search in your field of interest.
As you look for opportunities, start with Handshake, our centralized platform where employers post positions for Boston College students. All of the top employers are hiring on Handshake, including many in CAM! You can also find campus recruitment opportunities.
Our guide will help you set up your profile and make the most of your Handshake account.
Eagle Exchange is an interactive virtual platform that fosters connections between students and Boston College alumni. You can use Eagle Exchange to build your professional network, ask career-related questions, find alumni mentors, apply to projects to build skills, and more.
Our guide will help you set up your profile and make the most of your Eagle Exchange account.
Build confidence in your interview skills through free access to Big Interview. You can record yourself answering questions that are tailored to specific industries, including biotechnology, the energy sector, engineering, and more.
To access: Click on 'Register' in the top right corner. Use your BC email address to create your account.
A formal internship is not the only way to gain professional experience. Projects are a great option to boost your resume/portfolio, build skills, and grow your professional network. The Forage platform offers hypothetical projects from top employers that you can complete to learn more about working in a specific field, such as software engineering, data science, cybersecurity, and more.
Find out what it is like to work within an industry, a company, or a profession. View the career guides for up to date information on a variety of careers as well as interviewing strategies and job search tips.
To gain access, please register for an account using your Boston College email address.
In addition to the above platforms, use these resources curated by the Career Center to assist you in your career exploration and preparation.