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Career and Professional Development for Current Students

It is never too early to start thinking about your career. Career and Professional Development at Mercy College is here to help you. Through this website and our on-campus offices, you can find everything you need to prepare yourself for your career.

Career and Professional Development at Mercy College teaches career readiness with the goal of each student developing lifelong career management skills. We provide tools, training and valuable exposure to opportunities that empower you to take ownership of your career success.

Career Events and Programs

Career Fairs: Mercy College participates in Recruit Westchester and on-campus career fairs, including the Mercy College Spring Internship & Career Fair.

Events for Students: The Career and Professional Development team hosts a number of career events, workshops, and professional luncheons during the academic year, covering topics such as resume building/cover letters, job/internship search, networking, and interview skills.

Check out the Career and Professional Development Calendar to see our upcoming events!

Work with your PACT mentor or Career Counselor to develop a professional resume.

Job and Internship Search

Develop a strategy to efficiently and effectively identify and pursue career opportunities. Mercy College’s Career Maverick system is your online gateway to a host of tools and resources that will be of value to you throughout your college career and beyond. Through Career Maverick, you will gain access to exclusive full-time and part-time job and internship opportunities specifically targeting members of the Mercy College community.

Check out some of the great internships our students have landed!

Mercy College offers over 90 degree programs, all of which can lead to an unlimited number of career options. Explore the possibilities today!

Business and community leaders host lunches for small groups of students to discuss skills necessary for entry and further success in one’s career field.

See your PACT Mentor or Career and Professional Development Counselor for mock interviews to increase your skill and confidence when communicating your value to employers.