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Martin J. Whitman School of Management

The development of your personal career plan takes time and energy, and the Whitman Career Center is here to support you. From our internal site offering a career workbook, links to interesting career reading, access to national vendors (such as Vault’s Career Insider), to targeted workshops and personal coaching sessions, you have the opportunity to acquire the knowledge you need for ongoing career development and success!

At Syracuse University’s Martin J. Whitman School of Management, undergraduate students build a strong base of business fundamentals and learn from world-class faculty who are seasoned practitioners in their respective fields. Our graduates explore real-world problems, broaden their perspectives and build confidence in the competencies needed to shape the future of business, today and tomorrow.

Explore the outcomes of Syracuse University’s Martin J. Whitman School of Management students.

Accounting is on the rise for Gen Z

“With entry-level accountants in high demand across industries, the field is reemerging as a career launchpad for early talent”

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Christopher J. Maldonado Associate Director of Career Services
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10 questions to ask an employer when interviewing for an internship

One of the biggest mistakes that college and university students and recent graduates and others early in their careers make when trying to land an internship is to be too passive during the interview process. A good recruiter or hiring …

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College Recruiter believes that every student and recent grad deserves a great career.
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Entrepreneurship: Mapping a Development Path for Graduates and Alumni

The entrepreneurial journey is an exhilarating path that beckons to those with a spirit of innovation and a desire to create something extraordinary. For graduates and alumni, entrepreneurship offers a unique avenue for professional fulfillment and impact.

It’s important for …

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LinkedIn Learning Courses

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Blockchain technology demands attention. And it’s not just due to the way it revolutionized monetary transactions. The concept of transactional…

pandas Essential Training

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Machine Learning with Data Reduction in Excel, R, and Power BI

Taught by Helen Wall
Analytics is a big part of how the world does data science. But did you know that you can use…

Technical Product Management

Taught by Dr. Marily Nika
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CompTIA Data+ (DA0-001) Cert Prep: 4 Visualization

Taught by Mike Chapple
Are you interested in pursuing a certification in data analytics? This course—part of a six-part certification prep series—is designed specifically…

CompTIA Data+ (DA0-001) Exam Tips

Taught by Mike Chapple
Are you seeking your CompTIA Data+ certification? This course is part of a six-course series preparing you for the Data+…

Influence versus Manipulation: The Ethics of Persuasion

Taught by Madecraft
Success in business depends on being able to get your viewpoint heard and your ideas taken seriously. So how do…

Managing Projects with Microsoft Teams (2022)

Taught by Heather Severino
Microsoft Teams is the communication and teamwork hub of Microsoft 365. Teams brings together the conversations, files, and meetings that…

CompTIA Data+ (DA0-001) Cert Prep: 2 Data Mining

Taught by Mike Chapple
Are you wanting to learn more about data analytics or seeking your CompTIA Data+ certification? In this course, instructor Mike…

CompTIA Data+ (DA0-001) Cert Prep: 3 Data Analysis

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Are you interested in pursuing a certification in data analytics? This course—the third in a six-part certification prep series—is designed…

Social Media for Working Professionals

Taught by Madecraft
Social media can be tricky to navigate. While it’s a place for you to express your thoughts and share details…

Data Wrangling in R

Taught by Mike Chapple
The tidy format provides a standardized way of organizing data values within a dataset. By leveraging tidy data principles, statisticians,…

Digital Transformation Foundations

Taught by Bruce Sinclair
Digital transformation, or making things smart, is one of the biggest technology trends of our generation. In this course, instructor…

Microsoft Dynamics 365 Fundamentals (ERP) (MB-920) Exam Tips

Taught by Sharon Bennett
The Dynamics 365 Fundamentals exam measures your understanding of the essentials of Microsoft Dynamics 365, specifically artificial intelligence, mixed reality,…

How to Manage Lean Six Sigma Projects: Part II

Taught by Richard Chua
If you are assigned to lead and run a Lean Six Sigma project, where do you start? You need training…

PostgreSQL: Advanced Queries

Taught by Adam Wilbert
In this course, database expert Adam Wilbert introduces you to a number of advanced query techniques that you can use…

Being Influential at Work on Video

Taught by Madecraft
In today’s world, communicating via video has become increasingly important. Whether you’re working remotely, collaborating with clients, or managing a…

Microsoft Dynamics 365 Fundamentals (CRM) (MB-901) Exam Tips

Taught by Sharon Bennett
The Dynamics 365 Fundamentals exam measures your ability to understand the essentials of Microsoft Dynamics 365. In this course, instructor…

Power BI: Integrating AI and Machine Learning

Taught by Helen Wall
Power BI is a powerful data analytics and visualization tool that allows business users to monitor data, analyze trends, and…

Designing a Presentation (2021)

Taught by Tony Harmer
Perhaps the most essential skill for all knowledge workers, sales professionals, business owners, and educators is the ability to design…

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