CASE works closely with Fuqua’s CMC and the Social Impact Club to support students and alumni interested in pursuing social sector internships and careers. Activities include sponsoring social enterprise career panels and networking opportunities, providing industry information, developing relationships with social sector organizations, promoting job postings, and advising students on their job search and career decisions.
- Employment Opportunities
- Career Counseling and Activities
- General Resources for Social Sector Careers
Fuqua is committed to providing its students and alumni with access to a broad range of employment opportunities in the social and nonprofit sector, and with socially responsible for-profit companies.
CASE/CMC Career Updates
Periodically, CASE sends out career updates via e-mail that contain resources, job listings and information designed to assist Fuqua students and alumni with social sector career development. If you are interested in subscribing to this service, Join CASE and be sure to select the Career Information box - FUQUA Students and Alumni ONLY.
The MBA Nonprofit Connection
Fuqua contracts with the MBA Nonprofit Connection, a national nonprofit organization that facilitates the placement of business school students and graduates in nonprofit jobs. Visit their Summer Jobs Showcasedevoted to featured examples of past summer intern experiences.
In addition to providing a steady flow of full-time and summer job listings,
Alison Davis, Executive Director of MNC, serves as a resource to students
who are interested in learning more about the world of nonprofit careers.
If interested in MNC career counseling, please first set up an appointment
with Mary Beck Sutton in
Daytime MBA students and alumni may access job listings via the CASE/CMC Nonprofit Job Directory
External Job Posting Websites/Resources
For a list of CASE recommended external websites for job postings, visit our General Career Resources page.
The Career Management Center (CMC) and CASE work with students interested in conducting a tailored job search in nonprofit, public sector, or socially responsible organizations. Set-up an appointment with Mary Beck Sutton in the CMC or Matt Nash at CASE.
Job Search Teams
Staff from CASE and the CMC facilitate peer support groups for students actively seeking internships or full time jobs in the social sector, sustainability, or corporate social responsibility. By completing weekly assignments and reporting their achievements, obstacles, etc., team members hold each other accountable for their progress towards achieving their ideal opportunity Weekly sessions begin in Term 2. For more information, contact Matt Nash.
Fuqua provides its students and alumni with a myriad of opportunities when it comes to researching career opportunities within the sector. For example, read about our 2006 "Week in Washington" career trek.
Many of the events hosted by CASE and the Social Impact Club should be of interest and value to students exploring their social sector career options. View our events calendar here.
CASE Summer Internship Program
The CASE Summer Internship Program enables first year Fuqua Daytime MBA students to participate in summer internships with nonprofit and governmental agencies to learn about social sector management without making a significant financial sacrifice by supplementing the often below-market salaried offered by nonprofit and government agencies. View details on the CASE Summer Internship Program and download application form.
CASE has created short Social Sector Career Guides available for download by individuals who are interested in gaining a better understanding of and exploring opportunities for involvement in the social sector:
- A Brief Guide to Understanding the Social Sector (PDF)
- The Pursuit of Social Sector Employment (PDF)
- A Guide for Social Sector Employers Seeking to Hire MBAs (PDF)
Publications and Internet Resources
For a complete list of CASE recommended helpful Publications and Internet Resources for employment within the social sector please visit our General Career Resources page.
Fuqua has formed an alliance with Bridgestar, an initiative of the Bridgespan Group that is a member-driven community dedicated to connecting, educating and engaging talented leaders in the nonprofit sector. Visit Bridgestar and gain access to resources that will help you explore opportunities in the nonprofit sector.