Professional Development Seminars
Expand your knowledge base by attending the Belk College’s regular professional development seminars. Topics range from building your network and successfully marketing yourself to interviewing, negotiations and business etiquette.
Build your personal and professional connections through a variety of networking programs, including guest speakers, panel discussions and social events for students and alumni. Student organizations also provide professional network-building and leadership opportunities.
Define your professional development plan in a one-on-one career counseling sessions. You and your career coach will explore personal and career development topics such as personal branding, managing your internship or job search, networking strategies and professional performance techniques.
Enhance your global marketability by experiencing the economic, political and cultural realities of doing business in another country. Part-time students can participate in one-week study tours that are organized with working professionals in mind. Students with a deeper interest can opt for a semester or a year-long immersion program with one of our global partners. Our students have traveled to Turkey, Argentina, Eastern Europe, Brazil, China, Dubai, and Moscow on past trips. Learn more about studying abroad.
Student Life Organizations
Graduate Business Association (GBA)
A student-led organization committed to graduate business students. Membership in the Graduate Business Association is open to all enrolled graduate business students.
Graduate and Professional Student Government (GPSG)
The governing body for graduate students, designed to meet the academic, social, and logistical needs of graduate students enrolled at the university. Membership is open to all graduate students.
Office of Adult Students and Evening Services (OASES)
OASES provides a number of services to adults and evening students, including after-hours pick up and delivery of forms and tuition payments.
Center for Graduate Life
The Graduate School and the Center for Graduate Life offer a number of programs and resources designed to support your efforts as a graduate student.