Get Started with Careers 101

Watch the four Careers 101 videos in your first year at JHU, or as soon as possible afterward. These videos will help you understand how to work with us, which majors and career or higher education paths are right for you, and how to get connected with top companies for internships and jobs.

JHU Career Center: Get Ahead of the Crowd
Ann Garner, Executive Director, on why the Career Center is a crucial part of your JHU education.

Video on why the JHU Career Center helps JHU students succeed

Career Center A to Z
A quick guide to every way that we serve our students, in one place.

A quick video explaining how to use the JHU Career Center, all our resources, appointments workshops and more.

Handshake How-to
This short video walks you through the basics needed to start using Handshake, JHU’s user-friendly career management system.

This tutorial helps students use the Johns Hopkins Handshake career portal.

Sign up for Handshake at

Find Yourself with Focus 2

This short, fun assessment helps you learn about yourself and build a strong foundation that can be used during future career discussions.

Tutorial on using the Johns Hopkins career exploration tool, Focus 2

Take the Focus 2 assessment today.