Career Support

Whether you're an undergraduate or graduate student, Commerce Career Services partners with you every step of the way on your career development journey, including exploration, personal branding, interview preparation, and providing employer and industry insights.

 

Fall 2021 CCS Events

Uncover Opportunities.
Navigate Changes.

Commerce Career Services empowers you to find your own path and pursue a rich, fulfilling career. Our dedicated staff works with you, helping you to uncover unique opportunities and present yourself effectively, ensuring that your first step after McIntire serves as a solid foundation for a career that allows you to reach your full potential.

Our annual Destinations Report provides a comprehensive overview of career outcomes across all of McIntire's programs.

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B.S. in Commerce '19 - Placement within 6 months of graduation
100%
M.S. in Accounting '19 - Placement within 6 months of graduation
96%
M.S. in Commerce '19 - Placement within 6 months of graduation

Skills for Success

The global marketplace is always changing. Commerce Career Services works with you to navigate those changes. We help you discover opportunities and ensure that you're the right person for the job—and equally important—that the job is the right fit for you. We'll work together, refining your resume, tailoring it to be industry specific, and preparing you for a variety of interview styles. We’ll also help you build and maintain the self-awareness, cultural flexibility, and intellectual agility essential to succeed in the workplace.

Flagship Programs

Commerce Career Services partners with employers, alumni, and other members of the McIntire community to offer invaluable programming that prepares students for success in the workforce.

Commerce Career Day
Commerce Career Day
Open to all UVA students, Commerce Career Day provides students and employers from an array of industries an advantageous branding and networking opportunity at the onset of fall recruiting. Sponsored by Commerce Career Services, this hallmark event draws more than 1,000 UVA students each year.
Employer Engagement Days
Employer Engagement Days
At the beginning of the academic year, companies engage directly with McIntire students to prepare them for fall recruiting, offering opportunities for them to learn about career paths, to refine their interviewing skills through mock interviews, and to network.
“Careers in” Business Series
“Careers in” Business Series
These interactive series give UVA students an overview of the diverse paths to potential employment in numerous industries, as well as important information on key skills, competencies, and recruiting timelines and practices. Event speakers share practical advice and instructive accounts of their own professional journeys.

How Can We Help?

Whether you're an incoming or current McIntire student, the Commerce Career Services team is here to support you. Visit the CCS suite located in Rouss & Robertson Halls 407, or reach us at ccs@comm.virginia.edu

Prospective Students

Commerce Career Services provides many opportunities to explore and develop a career that's right for you. We encourage you to contact us directly to learn more about the services that are available to you once you're a student at McIntire. 

Current Students

Your MyMcIntire portal is the primary destination for information related to advising and programmatic services, career development resources, and recruitment policies and guidelines.

Companies & Recruiters

If you are looking to recruit talent or partner with faculty experts, our dedicated staff will help you achieve your goals. Learn more about our robust services and the unique opportunities that are available to you.