For students and alumni

UMSI places a high priority on your career success. We will work to foster a positive career development experience for you, from your first day through graduation and beyond. Our goal is to guide you in building a career development skill set that will help you succeed for a lifetime. Our team works closely with you in assessing your career interests, exploring career options, and developing effective job search strategies for securing internships and full-time positions through individual career counseling sessions, professional development workshops, employer/alumni panels and networking events.

We help you connect with a broad range of employers through job postings, arranging resume collections and on-campus recruiting, connecting with alumni across fields, and actively engaging in outreach to employers in the U.S. and abroad. Contact the Career Development Office to get started.


Dive into UMSI’s comprehensive online recruiting system. 

Careers in information

Discover the diverse and dynamic information career pathways that await you.

Career resources

Explore the wealth of career resources available to you. 

Graduate salary outcomes

Get the latest information on the leading starting salary ranges a UMSI degree affords you in various industries.

International engagement

UMSI students participate in international internships, research, and information exchanges with the school's counterparts abroad.


Gain practical experience by applying what you are learning in the classroom to the real world of work. 

Networking fair and expoSItion

Connect with employers and showcase your skills and talent. 

UMSI Network

Connect with alumni for career mentoring and job search advice. 

Project-based opportunities

UMSI offers practical engagement through a variety of long-term project-based initiatives like Alternative Spring Break and Citizen Interaction Design.