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M.Eng. '18 & MPS '18 Job Search FAQs

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Frequently Asked Questions

Q. How long do I have to complete the modules?
A. The modules are designed to be completed BEFORE you arrive on campus. They will remain available on the web pages until May 2018. 

Q. Is it required?
A. In our experience, this is the best way for you to have a successful job search. While it's not required, 60% of recruiting happens in the fall and the fall career fairs are within the first two weeks of the semester. In our experience, this is the best way to positions yourself for career success. 

Q. Do I have to attend on Aug 21?
A. This is your opportunity to practice and you are expected to attend unless you have a department conflict.

Q. Do I earn academic credit for this?
A. No. Academic credit is not currently offered for this course.

Q. What career services are available to me following the August 21 orientation?
A.  Handshake is your best resource for ongoing programs, networking opportunities, and information sessions and to apply for positions through on-campus recruiting (details covered in module 3). You should also get to know the M.Eng. Director in your department who can help guide you on field-specific questions and options.