Student success

Career development

Business students have access to exclusive support and resources through W. P. Carey Career Management and Employer Engagement, including assistance with the full spectrum of career development. Unique to your interests and needs, your four-year development plan will take you from career exploration and discovery to career management and advancement. Your career coach will help you define and achieve your goals. Your mentors will help you grow. And when everything’s said and done, your successful future will include a career that you love.

Career preparation

Career Management and Employer Engagement assists you with your career options and coaches you in the most effective job search skills, through a range of services, programs, courses, and resources:

  • Behavioral and case interviewing skills training
  • Career fair, interview, and information strategy and etiquette
  • Career path research tools and exercises
  • In-person and video mock interviews
  • Intensive focus on relationship-building skills
  • Personal branding skills and execution
  • Self-marketing skills utilizing multiple marketing channels
  • Strategic planning skills
  • Workforce skills identification and development

Career coaching

From the first year forward, W. P. Carey career coaches work one-on-one with students to define the pertinent fundamental issues, identify useful resources and tools, offer advice on job search processes, and provide support and encouragement for long-term career success. Discussions during these sessions are confidential. After meeting with their career coach, students frequently report that they are reassured and on the right track to succeed in the job market.

Jobs and internships

You’ll have many opportunities to pursue internships and full-time positions before you graduate. Because of the caliber and reputation of W. P. Carey — and the quality of our graduates — 1,000+ nationwide recruiters and job postings target our students each year. Students connect with top companies through signature business-only recruiting and career events, including dedicated mixers and panels for each business discipline.

It’s all part of our proven formula for career development, which continues to produce outstanding results.

Online resources

There are tons of ways to maximize your degree at the W. P. Carey School, and Career Management and Employer Engagament is here to help you every step of the way. You will have access to CareerShift — a job hunting and career management solution — and other online tools for mock interviews, employer information, and more. All of that, in addition to offerings from ASU career resources, such as Handshake.