Career Center


Career Center

Welcome to all Krieger School of Arts and Sciences and Whiting School of Engineering undergraduate and graduate students. The Career Center is here to support you in connecting your academic pursuits to your post-graduate goals!

Our website will help you navigate the career development process using our EPIC model — Explore, Present, Identify and Connect. Whether you need a resume review or practice interviewing, want to find out more about your ideal career industries, or are applying to jobs, we are here to support you.

We serve students across campus through drop-ins, group presentations, events and 1:1 appointments. Log in to your Handshake account today to see our list of programs and services as well as all of the ways you can connect with us. In addition, join a Career Academy by selecting your career interests on your Handshake profile and learn more about ways we are creating career communities to support you!

News & Announcements

  • Exploring Internships: Cannes Film Festival

    The JHU Film Department offers a 16-day trip to the Cannes Film Festival every year for film students. Taylor Veracka, A&S ’18 (third from left), has wanted to go since she was a freshman. Hear her story: Balancing Movies, French Dining and Assignments It was a whirlwind experience! We tried


  • The Year in Career 2016-2017

    JHU students and the JHU Career Center have accomplished a lot during the 2016-2017 school year. See how our students are making big steps in their career journey and where we are going in 2017-2018.

  • Hiring outlook bright for grads at JHU, nationally

    Statistics, students and employers agree that job prospects have improved for this year’s graduates.

    There’s overall optimism about the job market,” [Clay Zou, A&S ’17] said. Plus, he added, “What we benefit from, coming from a school like Hopkins, is a great brand name that’s attractive to employers, and students who are driven and motivated. That helps regardless of the [economic] situation.”

    Read the full Baltimore Sun article.

  • Exploring Internships: Anna Du, public health and consulting

    For some students, choosing a major means a direct path to a job or research. For Anna Du, A&S ’18, her internships and JHU connections have been a launching pad for a multidisciplinary career. Exploration through Internships Anna’s first interned the summer after first year, working on global health policy in


  • JHU Class of 2016’s First Destination

    Johns Hopkins’ University Class of 2016 is on their way to success in a variety of tech, marketing and business fields. This year’s First Destination Survey shows that 86 percent of graduates are working or pursuing higher degrees, while another 9 percent are participating in other activities like fellowships, military


  • Summer Appts with Career Coaches and Peer Mentors

    The Career Center is open all summer, but you’ll need to make an appointment to have one-on-one sessions. Drop-in advising and on-campus drop-ins will resume in fall. Please visit the Appointments section of Handshake to set up an in-person, phone, or Skype appointment with one of our coaches.