Career Planning

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Investing in a graduate education in social work or nonprofit management opens doors for you to build new skills and put those talents to use immediately upon graduation. At the Mandel School, your success after graduation is as important to us as excelling in the classroom, and our team of career professionals help you prepare for the next step.

What do we mean by career planning? We mean putting you in the strongest position to elevate your career and effect change in the field. How do we do that?

  • Career counseling
  • Networking opportunities
  • Resume and CV reviews
  • Biannual career fairs
  • Targeted job postings

CWRU Handshake, find jobs both on and off campus

CWRU Career Center resources

Interested in our events?

The Manel School offers a range of events to help students navigate their professional growth and development. Check out upcoming events and the Mandel School Student Services Youtube page for recordings of previous events including:

Alumni Spotlight

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Check out stories from some recent alumni in the publication, Shaping agents of change

Connect with a Mandel School student advancement specialist at to learn more about these services and how to receive additional support with professional development.