O’Brien Center for Student Success
One of the most important things college can do for you is help you find a career path that is exciting, rewarding, inspiring, or all of the above. At Merrimack College, we make this easier than usual— by expanding students’ horizons while educating and inspiring them to make informed career decisions; providing access to experiential learning and full-time employment opportunities; and by linking employers to campus resources.
Finding Your Career Path
The O’Brien Center for Student Success staff offer a wealth of resources, including career fairs and panels, researching employment opportunities, on-campus interviews, and extensive one-on-one advising to help you identify your interests, explore your options, and pursue your employment or graduate study goals.
Internships and Cooperative Education
A key element of what we offer is the chance to work in the real world while still attending classes, which is made possible through our Internship and Cooperative Education Programs. Students experience the working world first hand through paid positions in the fields that interest them, including business, nonprofit, healthcare, government, and education. Students can also gain work experience through the many internship and community service opportunities we have developed.
As you discover your own strengths and interests at Merrimack, let us help you also discover the various career options that could lead to even greater satisfaction and success after you graduate.
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Jennifer Brooks graduated from Merrimack College in 2015 with her Master of Science in Management and in 2013 with her Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a concentration in Marketing; Honors student. Currently a Data Analyst at MARC USA, Jenn is utilizing the skills she developed at Merrimack to coordinate on two major advertising accounts.
Utilize Advantage to search and post full-time, internship and co-op positions, register for events and access on campus interview schedules.
December 2, 2015
Employer in Residence: Watts Water Technologies
Watts Water Technologies will be on campus Wednesday, December 2 to meet with students during individual 15-minute appointments. Book an appointment to learn about the Watts Water Technologies, the application process, and how your skills and interests make you an ideal candidate. You’re also welcome to ask questions about other job search issues. Space is limited, so reserve a one-on-one appointment today.
March 9, 2016
2:00pm - 5:00pm:
Spring Career Fair
The Spring Career Fair - 2016 is Merrimack’s largest career event held on campus each year.