Career Services

Write the Next Chapter of Your Career at Syracuse University

As industries adapt to evolving markets, employers are seeking professionals who are always looking for ways to stay at the forefront of new business trends and technologies. As an online graduate student, you will have access to a variety of career services, development programs and career coaching to help you stand out in competitive job markets.

Our career services team is here to help you become more:

Marketable

Enhance your resume, grow your network, prepare for interviews and target realistic career options with help from our career advancement team every step of the way.

Employable

Leverage your degree, existing skills, industry knowledge and new network to gain access to opportunities at fast-moving companies.

Promotable

Apply newfound skills directly to your role to advance to the next step in your career or to larger roles in your organization.

Gain Real-Time Support in Our Virtual Career Center

You’ll have access to our Virtual Career Center, a course that features e-learning instructional modules, short video lectures and job search tools for your career planning and benefit. To help you hit the ground running, you can access the course at the start of your enrollment and focus on what’s most relevant to you throughout your time in the program. Topics include:

  • Job Search Strategy and Tools
  • Professional Branding
  • LinkedIn Profile Development
  • Professional Networking
  • Resume Writing and Curriculum Vitae Reviews
  • Cover Letter Writing
  • Interview Preparation
  • Salary Negotiation Preparation

Engage With Our Career Coaches

In addition to our Virtual Career Center, you can receive personalized support from our Career Coaches that includes resume reviews, workshops and job search strategies.

Receive 1:1 Coaching Support

Gain access to professional Career Coaches who can provide assistance with identifying career goals, confirming personal motivations and developing job search preparation strategies such as creating a career development plan. In addition, if you have 10+ years of professional experience, we offer Executive Career Coaches who are uniquely prepared to assist you as you further advance your career.

Resume and Material Reviews

Have one of our Career Coaches review materials such as your resume/CV, cover letter, LinkedIn profile and digital portfolio.

Virtual Career Workshops

You’ll have access to a valuable group coaching service for virtual networking, industry information sessions and sharing career-related experiences.

Set a New Bar for Your Career Goals

Take on new roles and build your personal brand with an online master’s from Syracuse University.

Prepare to Lead and Pursue In-Demand Jobs

As you earn your master’s online from Syracuse University, you’ll be prepared to take on new roles and advance your career in fields that are in demand by competing for some of the best jobs in America according to Glassdoor.1

You will also be able to achieve your career goals with increased business knowledge, leadership capabilities and connections to our strong, global Orange alumni network of 260,000+ professionals.

Build Connections

Connect with alumni who have gone on to work at well-known organizations, including Amazon, Apple, Boeing, KPMG, U.S. Department of Energy, ESPN, Google, J.P. Morgan, Lockheed Martin, Northrop Grumman and Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc.

Diversify Your Resume

Whether you’re looking to upskill in analytics or gain management experience, you will have the option to take elective coursework from other Syracuse University schools and colleges, allowing you to expand your skill set and adapt to shifts in the market.

Empower Your Career at Syracuse University

As industries adapt, you will too. Gain personalized career support as you earn your master’s online at Syracuse University.