Career Support When You Need It

The YSPH Career Management Center is staffed by a dedicated team of professionals who are committed to your success. Here’s what you can expect: 

  • Expert, individualized career guidance and advice 
  • Access to a robust network of Yale public health professionals. 
  • The latest career management solutions to help you research and apply for jobs and internships. 
  • Recruitment opportunities and employer connections 
  • Intensive professional skills development programs

Timeline for First-Year MPH Students

Fall Semester

  • Write that Resume! Check out the Resume Guidelines found in the Career Toolkit
  • Read the e-newsletter CareerTalk to find out about events & employer presentations
  • Attend the Professional Skills Seminar, October 21-22-23
  • Jumpstart your internship search with the Internship Showcase
  • Participate in the New York City career trip – November 23
  • Meet with an awesome YSPH career counselor to discuss your summer plans

Spring Semester

  • It’s all about internships – apply, apply, apply
  • Take advantage of Yale internship funding - deadlines begin in February
  • Spend the first two days of spring break in Washington DC on the DC Career Trek
  • Complete your internship work plan

Timeline for Second Year Students

Fall Semester

  • Update your resume!  Add your amazing summer internship experience
  • Brainstorm ideas for your Job Search with a career counselor
  • Schedule a Mock Interview (or two….)
  • Apply for Fellowships with fall deadlines – especially Hospital Administrative Fellowships
  • Take advantage of on campus recruitment
  • Participate in the New York City career trip – November 23

Spring Semester

  • Launch your job search early in the semester
  • Use the YSPH Cover Letter Guidelines  found in the Career Toolkit
  • Work on your interview skills! Practice, Practice, Practice
  • Utilize the Alumni Database, Yale Career Network, and Mentor Program to network with alumni
  • Participate in the Washington DC Career Trip –  the first two days of spring break
Office Hours:
    Monday - Friday
    8:30am - 4:30pm

Walk-In Hours:
    Monday 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    Tuesday 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    Friday 8:30 am - 3:30 pm