CAREER DEVELOPMENT

Helping You Bring Your Big Ideas to Life

During your time as an MBA@Rice student, you will have access to the Rice Business Career Development Office (CDO) and our dedicated team of coaches and mentors who will provide support tailored to your experience and personal strengths. We partner with you to help you achieve your professional goals.

We Start With a Personalized Career Plan

Our number one goal is to help you elevate your career. We start by defining your professional strengths and interests, areas of expertise and personal motivations, and we use those insights to design a personalized development plan.

Through planning resources like digital education programming and one-on-one coaching, we ensure you have all the tools and skills you need to enhance your employability—and reach the bold career milestones you’ve set for yourself.

We want to challenge you in a way that literally changes the way you think. After two years of being in this MBA program, you’re going to see the world differently, you’re going to have greater capability, you’re going to ask different questions—and in that sense, you’ll be transformed from the moment you came in.”

PETER RODRIGUEZ,

Dean

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CAREER SUPPORT EVERY STEP OF THE WAY

Rice Business is dedicated to helping you find and pursue fulfilling career opportunities.

Self-Paced Career Course

Complete modules that feature job search strategies and tools, professional LinkedIn profile best practices, interview preparation tips and more.

Career Materials Review

Receive expert feedback on your resume, cover letter, digital portfolio and LinkedIn profile to increase your competitive advantage.

Personal Career Coaching

Meet one-on-one with coaches who can help you develop your career goals and prepare you for success during your job search.

Virtual Career Workshops

Build meaningful connections through virtual networking and career-specific information sessions featuring MBA@Rice alumni and peers.

MBA@Rice Career Resources

Rice Business Career Development Center

You’ll have access to the dedicated Rice Business Career Development Office career coaches, as well as our online course (available on the Digital Campus) that covers a range of topics, including resume writing, interviewing best practices and more.

Campus Life

You can join student associations that match your professional interests and attend campus wide events—both in person and online—including information sessions, career days and more.

Owl Careers

This Rice Business career platform gives you access to job postings and allows you to schedule advising sessions, research employment data, update your employment status and RSVP for career events.

LinkedIn Premium Career

While enrolled, you will receive 16-month access to LinkedIn Premium Career, allowing you to send direct messages to recruiters, view salary insights and obtain expert feedback on your resume.

JOB SEARCH PLATFORMS

Our goal is to help you make lifelong connections in class—and career-changing connections everywhere. To help you do that, you will have access to the following job search platforms as an MBA@Rice student:

Career Outcomes

Our students don’t just graduate with an MBA; they graduate with a Rice Business MBA. That distinction helps employers know that you’re curious, driven and ready to apply your learning in a way that only a Rice graduate can.

I have this confidence that what I’ve learned at Rice is translating so well in the workplace, and it can help me make an impact.”

ZACH NEUSER ’20

MBA@Rice Graduate

MAKE CAREER-CHANGING CONNECTIONS

When you earn your MBA at Rice Business, you join a tight-knit alumni network with professionals all over the globe who are working at high-profile companies, including:

AMAZON | APPLE | BARCLAYS | BOSTON CONSULTING GROUP
CENTERPOINT ENERGY | CHEVRON | CITI | DELL | DELOITTE | DEUTSCHE BANK | EXXONMOBIL | EY | GOLDMAN SACHS | HP | IBM | JPMORGAN CHASE | JOHNSON & JOHNSON | MORGAN STANLEY | WELLS FARGO

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