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MBA Career

Get Started

Here at the UB School of Management, your career development process starts before you even begin your first class. This career checklist is just the beginning. During your fall MBA Advantage program the Career Resource Center will introduce you to MBA blueprint, a comprehensive career development program specifically tailored for UB MBA students. In the meantime, follow the outline and deadline below to prepare for your career and ensure completion of CRC requirements during the MBA program. 

CRC Mission and Staff

The Career Resource Center (CRC) serves as the primary resource for students and alumni of the School of Management in career exploration and job search. The CRC is a key link between the school and employers, offering many programs that bring these groups together, such as career events, the alumni MentorLink LinkedIn group, internships, campus recruiting and career development workshops and seminars. Our mission is to create a caring environment that enables and motivates students to be successful in reaching their individual career goals.

The CRC's dedicated staff is committed to assisting students throughout the career development and job search process. Get to know our team by visiting the CRC staff page.

Summer (before starting the MBA program)

Follow these steps to successfully complete the two deliverables by Monday, July 13, 2015:

1. CareerLeader™ Worksheet

  • Complete the CareerLeader™ online assessment. Follow the instructions on how to access this assessment (PDF file). Review, print and save the Narrative Report. You will be required to bring the report to your CRC Getting Started appointment in the fall semester. (CRC Requirement)
  • Complete the CareerLeader™ Worksheet. Name your worksheet MBA_Last Name_First Name_CL. (CRC Requirement)

2. Updated MBA résumé

(one page format)

  • Build your updated MBA résumé using the tools below. You MBA degree and expected graduation date should be listed on your résumé. Submit your updated résumé as a Word document. Your résumé should be one page only. Name your document MBA_Last Name_First Name_resume. (CRC Requirement)

Submit by July 13, 2015

  • Send one email with both Word documents to mgt-crc@buffalo.edu. Include your degree in the subject line of the email, such as MBA Resume - Your Last Name. (CRC Requirement)

Next Steps: MBA blueprint

MBA blueprint is a comprehensive career development program specifically tailored for UB MBA students. Blueprint will allow you to plan, track and achieve career progress through four coexisting foundations of development: personal assessment, career market research, job readiness and conducting a job search. This also allows for sharing of tracking between you and your career advisor. Until fall, you can get started with the resources below.

Resources to Start Thinking About Your MBA blueprint

Career Resource Center

Frank L. Ciminelli Family
Career Resource Center
School of Management
University at Buffalo
308 Alfiero Center
Buffalo, NY 14260-4010

Tel:  716-645-3232
Fax: 716-645-5993


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