Where you are searching for your first job, considering a career change or taking the next step in your career, the Columbia College Alumni Association is here for you.
Center for Career Education
Building your career requires ongoing attention, whether to accelerate within your industry or to make a career change later. The Center for Career Education offers programs and support that can help keep you advised and equipped, regardless of the stage you are in.
Visit the CCE website to learn more about its services or to connect with its resources:
Career Planning and Job Opportunities
If you are seeking a new job or internship opportunities, you can access Columbia's LionShare Database for postings and opportunities.
Look through the Career Planning Guide that CCE's Career Counselors have compiled. This comprehensive guide includes tools for thinking about your career path, sample resumes and more. Get help thinking about career transitions and learn about contract negotiations.
Events and Webinars
Look at CCE's upcoming programs that may be helpful in your career journey or browse the Webinar & Video Library for past webinars that might relate to your needs today. Hundreds of webinars are available.
CCE hosts events throughout the year, often in partnership with the Columbia College Alumni Association or the Columbia Alumni Association.
Network with Alumni
Connect with fellow alumni to network, ask questions or learn about what they are doing.
Columbia Startup Lab
Columbia Startup Lab is a cross-school initiative among Columbia Entrepreneurship, Columbia College, Engineering, the Business School, the Law School and SIPA. Participating schools are invited to apply to join a co-working space on the ground floor of the WeWork building at 69 Charlton St. in Soho West. Launched in July 2014, the Startup Lab is preparing for its third cohort in summer.
CSL is a Columbia University branded co-working space designer to foster camaraderie, support and vibrant partnerships to help great ideas come to life. Throughout the year, the CSL hosts panels, working sessions, office hours and more for the participating ventures, and often others, to join in, learn and create a supportive environment that will fuel success.