Career Center News & Announcements
Making an appointment with a career advisor is easier than ever! Scroll through available days/times to select an appointment, enter your info, and ta da! You're all set. Visit our See an Advisor page to learn more. And as always, we lots of drop-in times (no appointment necessary).
The Career Center has collected more than 800 internship profiles through annual editions of the TIP Book, and they're packed with advice from Tufts students for Tufts students. Read about summer paid & unpaid internships in the arts, communications/media, education, engineering, finance, government, law, nonprofits, research, startups and more. In addition to talking about their daily tasks, students answer questions about what they enjoyed, what they found challenging and how YOU can land a similar position. Check out the TIP Book today!
Many organizations offer 'gap year' jobs, which are short-term positions (1-2 years) following graduation. You're already familiar with some of these employers -- the Peace Corps, Teach For America and others -- but did you know that opportunities are available for a wide range of career interests? Check out our Fellowships and Gap Year page for tools that will help you research options in fields like entrepreneurship, education, health care, public policy, STEM and more.
What is at the top of employers' lists of must-have attributes for job and internship candidates? If you guessed communication skills, you'd be correct! Strengthen your skills with these resources: