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The Clemson MBA Office of Career Services

The Office of MBA Career Services is here to support you in achieving your goals and dreams. Our staff can help you identify your skills, interests and abilities, as well as help you prepare for a job search. For working professional MBA students, our career counselors can help you better position yourself for promotional opportunities. Contact the Clemson MBA Office of Career Services.

Individual Career Coaching

Contact the Office of MBA Career Services for a one-on-one meeting. We look forward to helping you establish a personal career plan. The Office of MBA Career Services also coordinates with recruiters and potential employers, providing information on how to recruit MBA students for internships, full- or part-time jobs.

MBA 8800 Seminar: Managing Your Career

MBA 880 is required for all MBA students as a foundation for career development and addresses the following:

  • Assessing your skills, interests and abilities
  • Creating an accomplishment-based résumé
  • Developing a personal marketing plan
  • Gaining skills for successful interviewing
  • Learning how to market yourself effectively
  • Evaluating and negotiating the job offer

Annual Breakfast with the Dean and Networking Forum

This February event brings select organizations to the Clemson MBA program at Greenville ONE to meet our MBA talent. Employers are invited to interview our students in private, one-on-one meetings. Each year key employers come to the event seeking interns and MBA talent for projects and/or employment.

Employer Spotlights

Throughout the year, employers contact the Clemson MBA program seeking face time with our students. Each of these sessions is announced to the students via email from MBA Career Services.

Job Search Workteam

Each spring, graduating students are invited to join the Job Search Workteam, an accountability and networking group designed to encourage students and help them accomplish their job search goals. The Job Search Workteam is led by MBA Career Services.

Michelin Career Center

The Michelin Career Center, part of the Clemson Center for Career and Professional Development, is one of the top-ranked career centers in the country according to The Princeton Review. Resources (both online and in-person) are plentiful and are available to all students with access to the Clemson University network.


ClemsonJobLink is part of the world's largest network of college and university career centers. Students can access employers seeking Clemson graduates, or search the nation-wide network of job postings at ClemsonJobLink.

Career Shift

CareerShift offers the most comprehensive online resource, designed to support the #1 request of job seekers: an easy to use website to conduct and organize their job search. Free access to CareerShift is provided by the Michelin Career Center.


If you are an MBA student seeking employment, don't hesitate to take advantage of all of the offerings of the Office of Career Services.

Jamie Patterson
Director of Career Services and Student Experience

Kelli Seawell
Assistant Director of Career Services and Student Experience