Current Students
Career Development

Below is a listing of resources you will want to familiarize yourself with during your time as an Engineering Management student.

Professional Practice (Co-Op)

Students in the 2 year program will take an active role in working with the Office of Professional Practice to update their resume, identify their ideal companies, and then attend the Industrial Roundtable in the fall to speak with employers recruiting for co-op assignments.

What Recruiters Look For

Make the Most of Internships

Center for Career Opportunities (CCO)

The CCO offers two resources for interviewing practice InterviewStream and Mock Interviews.

InterviewStream simulates an interview by asking challenging questions that can be customized to fit your interests or tailored to a specific field. You can repeat each question as often as you like, as well as hear expert advice on how to answer certain types of questions.

Webcam and microphone are required and can be checked out of the Undergraduate Library.

To access InterviewStream:
LOGIN to CCO Express
Click on "InterviewStream" on the left side of the screen.

Mock "Practice" Interview
Mock Interviews are scheduled only after you have used InterviewStream and can be scheduled by either visiting STEW 194 or calling (765) 494-3981.

Career Fairs

Industrial Roundtable

Professional Practice Days

Other Purdue University Career Fairs

SHPE Career Fair

Professional Development

Preparing Future Professionals (2 credit hour course)
this graduate-level course focuses on the transition from graduate students to professionals in industry and is available in the fall only.
This course may NOT be used to count as credit on your plan of study. However, it is a good resource for those of you wanting to strengthen your professional skills.

Professional Development Community
Access presentations, videos, handouts, and other professional development resources 24/7 through Blackboard.

Tools and Techniques for Career Success
Graduate Student Professional Development offers several workshops including Networking, Interviewing for Job Offers, Negotiating Job Offers, and more.