Get the Full Zicklin Experience
The benefits of participating in case competitions, clubs, and other activities at Zicklin will help reinforce your knowledge and skills. By getting involved, you’ll interact with and learn from students from different cultures and disciplines, preparing you for a future career in global business.
Join a Case Competition
Competitions allow you to apply your knowledge to an actual business challenge. Competitions take place throughout the year and offer the opportunity to learn hands-on business skills in a competitive scenario, integrating those skills in a real-world setting, and helping you stand out from the crowd.
Build your network through graduate student clubs
Zicklin graduate student clubs focus on diverse student populations and career interests. By getting involved in a club, you can plug into the Zicklin graduate community, take on a leadership role, help expand your network, and gain valuable new experiences.
Attend national career fairs and MBA conferences
The national affinity and MBA conferences and career fairs are one of the best ways for graduate students and MBAs to get in front of many companies and recruiters who may not come to Baruch. These conferences are open to students of all backgrounds, so do not opt out because you think you will not be welcome.
Launch a new enterprise with the help of CUNY Startups
Partnering with the Lawrence N. Field Center for Entrepreneurship supports students through startup programs that help students develop ideas and launch new ventures.
Gain insights from a seasoned professional
The Executives on Campus [EOC] program at Baruch College connects undergraduate and graduate students with executive mentors who guide and develop their networking, interviewing and other essential business etiquette skills to make Baruch students competitive in today’s job market.
Go global – take an International Business course in France
Zicklin offers an annual study abroad experience, which is organized by the Weissman Center for International Business. Students have the opportunity to spend 3-4 weeks in January taking a winter intersession course at the University of Lyon’s School of Management in France.
Focus on your individual career goals
Zicklin’s Graduate Career Management Center offers a wide array of networking and professional development opportunities to help give you a competitive edge in today’s job market. Find out what employers are looking for by attending corporate information sessions, networking at industry-specific mixers and forums, or learning new technologies through a professional boot camp.
Experience a simulated trading environment
Zicklin’s Wasserman Trading Floor offers a fully equipped, simulated trading environment featuring high-end, dual-screen workstations with access to Bloomberg Terminal and other real-time market data feeds and financial analytical tools. This immersive learning environment offers invaluable experience for students seeking positions in the financial, banking, or accounting industries.