The Simmons School of Business has built a legacy of empowering women leaders to succeed in a competitive business world. As an MBA@Simmons student, you will have access to a wealth of career support resources and services designed to help you create, identify, and access career advancement opportunities.
We encourage you to take advantage of these valuable tools as you consider, define, and refine your career goals:
Virtual Career Center
The Virtual Career Center offers professional development best practices and allows you to access them anywhere on your own time. These tips and resources are delivered through a combination of asynchronous, self-paced content and live, 1:1 sessions, which build on career development concepts.
As a student, you may schedule one-on-one advising appointments with our career services staff at any time. During these appointments, our staff can help with résumé reviews, mock interviews, career goal definition, and more.
You will be able to work with our career services team to help create a networking strategy to engage with alumni and employers alike. The team will help you find job opportunities through Simmons’ exclusive job posting tools, and determine key industry-specific tips and tricks for getting hired.
The career services team offers a library of career resources to assist you with application materials, your professional brand, and more. Resources include guides for interviews, tips for writing résumés and cover letters, templates, and live and recorded webinars.
The Simmons School of Business Alumni Community
With our unique emphasis on women's leadership and diversity in the workplace, Simmons School of Business helps students understand and recognize gender-based obstacles and develop tools to overcome them. Since 1970, Simmons has been graduating women prepared to lead change within their organizations.
When you become an MBA@Simmons student, you’ll join an alumni base of professionals living and working around the world. Simmons alumni are committed to advancing women in leadership and actively connect with and support students as they pursue leadership opportunities.
Throughout your time as a student, you will have the opportunity to attend in-person immersion outings, which bring you face-to-face with fellow students, faculty, and industry leaders. Immersions are designed to facilitate high-level networking and build real-world management skills and experience. Learn more about immersions.
Simmons Leadership Conference
As a student, you will have the opportunity to volunteer and attend the Simmons Leadership Conference. Considered to be the premier women's leadership conference in the world, it attracts over 3,300 mid- and senior-level women professionals from organizations around the globe. Volunteers can attend conference sessions, receive on-demand video recordings, and network with corporate sponsors and recruiters from major corporations.