Student Communities

Practical Advice for Transgender and Nonbinary Folks Navigating the Job Search

The job search can be stressful for anyone. You have to find a company you like offering a position you’re qualified for (and will hopefully enjoy!), and then you have to submit your application, reach out to your potential references, …

By S.E. Fleenor - The Muse
The Muse
Expert advice to answer your career questions.
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The Gender Pay Gap and What You Can Do About It

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Women are paid 80 cents for every dollar paid to men.

Women have made great strides toward equality with men in both their personal and their professional lives. There is, however, a glaring lack of action and change …

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5 Things Every Veteran Should Do Before Leaving the Military

Despite the military’s best efforts, when it comes to transitioning out, the experience is usually rushed and chaotic. Here are a few things that you can do before you get out to help make the process a little smoother and …

By Courtney Wilson - Springboard
Bridging the world's skills gap through affordable, high-quality, online education.
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Military Transitions: A Soldier’s Path to AI

Growing up, I wanted to be a politician. Solving problems and enacting solutions that could have a real societal benefit was very appealing to me.

Everything seemed to be on track: I studied political science in college and scored a …

By Jon Shepard - Springboard
Bridging the world's skills gap through affordable, high-quality, online education.
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How to Receive a Fair Salary


It’s time to look for a new job. That could mean you’ve finally earned your degree and been certified, or you’re relocating, or you just don’t see a way to grow in your current job. There are a lot …

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Rutgers Alumni Mentors

Alumni mentors are selected based on their stated career community interests in our Student-Alumni Career Connect system.

  • Franklin Township, NJ
  • Summer Intern TAG Online
  • Hamden, New
  • Behavioral Therapist Aspire Living & Learning
  • New Brunswick, NJ
  • Instructional Assistant Rutgers University
  • Edison, NJ
  • Intern AFWERX
  • Brick, NJ
  • Business Analyst New Jersey Resources
  • New York, NY
  • Human Resources Manager THE LOWER EASTSIDE GIRLS CLUB
  • Newark, NJ
  • Publicist Penguin Random House
  • Marlboro, New
  • Executive Coach, Advisor and HR Management Consultant agile human resources
  • New Brunswick, NJ
  • International Career Development Specialist Rutgers University
  • Jersey City, NJ
  • Student Advocate & Brand Ambassador j gaines consulting
  • Cinnaminson, NJ
  • Assistant General Counsel New Jersey Resources
  • Bernards, NJ
  • Director of Advocacy & Public Affairs Brain Injury Alliance of New Jersey

Featured Career News

Online Career Resources

Vault Career Guides

Vault Guide to the Top 50 Management and Strategy Consulting Firms, 2021 Edition

The 2021 Vault Guide to the Top 50 Consulting Firms is the definitive guide to the best consulting firms to …

Vault Guide to the Top 15 Consulting Firms, 2021 APAC Edition

Vault’s editors have composed this essential resource of leading consultancies, tailored specifically for the Asia-Pacific market, and covering both international …

Vault Guide to the Top 25 Consulting Firms, 2021 EMEA Edition

For the 2021 Edition of the Vault Guide to the Top 25 Consulting Firms in the EMEA region, Vault’s editors …

Career Outcomes

The Office of Career Exploration and Success collects data from the New Brunswick graduates in September, December, and May of each year. The career outcomes information displayed in this site shows the strength of the career paths Rutgers graduates take and gives current students a glimpse into what they can do with their Rutgers degrees.

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  • First Destination
  • Top Employers
  • Starting Salaries
  • Career Fields
  • Employment Locations
  • Top Universities
  • Degree Types
  • Fields of Study

First Destination

First destination data includes career outcomes information for Rutgers New-Brunswick graduates within six months of graduation. This website content highlights employment, continued education, military service, and volunteer or service program data for Rutgers graduates.

Classes & Special Electives

Rutgers Internship & Co-op Program (RICP)

The Rutgers Internship & Co-op Program (RICP) is an online pass/fail internship and co-op course for academic credit during the…

First-Year Interest Group Seminars (FIGS)

First-Year Interest Group Seminars (FIGS) help incoming Rutgers students discover exciting professional fields and learn more about their campus community.…