Career Services in Business Administration and Economics

Mission Statement

The Morehouse College Division of Business Administration and Economics Career Services Office serves as the primary conduit in support of Morehouse College students and graduates in their efforts to become proficient in the following areas:

  • developing self-knowledge related to career choice and work performance by identifying, assessing and understanding their competencies, interests, values, and personal characteristics;
  • obtaining educational and occupational information to aid career and educational planning and to develop an understanding of the world of work;
  • selecting personally suitable academic programs and experiential opportunities that optimize future educational and employment options;
  • taking responsibility for developing career decisions, graduate/professional school plans, employment plans, and/or job-search competencies;
  • preparing to seek out suitable employment by developing job-search skills, effective candidate presentation skills, and an understanding of the fit between their competencies and both occupational and job requirements;
  • gaining experience through student activities, community service, student employment, research projects, cooperative education, internships, international exposure and other opportunities;
  • linking with alumni, employers, professional organizations, and others who will provide opportunities to develop professional interests and competencies, integrate academic learning with work, and explore future career possibilities;
  • seeking a desired employment opportunity or entry into an appropriate educational, graduate, or professional program; and
  • helping students prepare to manage their careers after graduation