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For Students

You have worked on your Berkeley academics and are now planning the next stage of your professional life, but you don't know where to start. Let the Berkeley Global Career Services team support you in taking your next steps!

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Make an appointment to see a Career Counselor!

We help you to:

  • Explore career and graduate school options.
  • Develop a career action plan.
  • Review your résumé and cover letter.
  • Expand your LinkedIn presence.
  • Prepare for job interviews.
  • Identify the right job offers for you.

Note: If you have specific questions about your studies, we can refer you to the appropriate academic department for support. If you are a student on an F1 visa, please also contact extension-intl@berkeley.edu for guidance on your eligibility to work in the United States.

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Make sure you have the professional soft skills to stand out. The Career Development program offers a unique combination of expert workshops so you can master the necessary soft skills before interviewing for a position.

Topics include:

  • Impactful résumé writing
  • Powerful professional branding
  • Mastery of interviewing theory and practice
  • Effective networking
  • Insider tricks for efficient job searches
  • Professional presentation skills
  • Meaningful interpersonal and team communication
  • Inclusive leadership and management skills
  • Diversity, inclusion and equity mindset and actions
  • Convincing business writing
  • Enriching cross-cultural communication

View upcoming information sessions.

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Looking to gain work experience in a Silicon Valley or San Francisco Bay Area company but not sure where to start? Let our team help you.

Full-Time Internships

Before you complete the last courses in your certificate, apply for the Professional Internship Program, which guides you in finding internship opportunities at companies that match your career ambitions.

Eduardo Dischinger, Berkeley Global graduate.
"A perk of the program with Berkeley Global is having the opportunity to apply for internships in the U.S. My internship will allow me to practice all of the experience I have gained at Berkeley Global."

—Eduardo Dischinger, Berkeley Global Graduate

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Meet the Career Services Team

"We're excited to be a part of your professional journey at UC Berkeley Global."

Career Services Rep Heather Mason

Heather Mason

Career Services Specialist

Career Services Rep Luis Valencia

Luis Valencia

Internship and Career Development

Program Manager

Career Services Rep Randeep Kullar

Randeep Kullar

Career Services Manager