Where will a Franklin degree take you?

Within a year of graduation, 95% of our alumni obtain full-time employment, and 75% achieve it within six months.

Choose Franklin to acquire global confidence and learn the skills necessary to succeed in any field, anywhere in the world. Our dedicated professors, staff, and alumni network are here to support you, every step of the way.

How can you prepare for life after university?

Every fall semester, Career Services offers FUS seniors the opportunity to participate in hands-on career planning and prep workshops. Don’t want to wait? Just This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to get started. We’ll walk you through all the options and help you to plan for your future.

 

Internship Information

The Office of Career Services can help you find internship opportunities to prepare you for the future. See Internship Information for details.

GoinGlobal

All Franklin students and alumni have access to GoinGlobal, an online platform offering information on jobs, internships, and employment.

Online Career Resources

Log into the Franklin Career Navigator on Moodle to access preparatory information and other materials for your job search.

What our Students and Alumni Say

Andrea Briscoe
Major: History
Minors: International Relations and Postcolonial Studies
Internship (Summer): Communications Intern at the National Museum of American Jewish History (NMAJH) and the Society Hill Synagogue
"I was exposed to public history, a field of work that would allow me to directly use my history education in the workforce. Because of this work experience, I am now hoping to pursue a career in history education.”

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Simon Bruns
Major: History and Economics with an emphasis in Political Economy
Minor: Political Science
Internship (Summer): Six weeks at the Konrad Adenauer Foundation’s (KAS) office in Abuja, Nigeria
“It gave me an insight into the diverse workings and functions of one of the largest political foundations in Germany…. increased my interest in the diverse field of global security, which could be a potential career option for me.”

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Marième Cissé
Major: Communication and Media Studies, and International Relations
Internship (Summer): Counselor at a summer camp with the Organization of Swiss People Abroad (OSA)
“I now know that I would like to keep working with teenagers and young people… it was great for me to work with the team of counselors, learning how to communicate better, how to work together, how to solve problems using every individual's skills and insights.”

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Marina Buraschi
Major: International Management with an emphasis in Marketing
Minors: Psychology and Germanic Studies
Internship (Summer): Observational internship at the Psychiatry Department of San Raffaele in Milan
“The department specifically deals with patients diagnosed with mood disorders such as depression, schizophrenia, borderline and bipolar disorders. I was able to experience the typical environment of a clinical department by shadowing medical residents and experiencing their daily duties first-hand.”

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Carly Seedall
Major: International Relations
Minor: Germanic Studies
Internship (Summer): with a branch of Caritas in Paderborn, Germany, where they specialize in refugee and migrant assistance
“Every day, I felt like I was making a little bit of a difference. There were a lot of sad moments, but there were also a lot of joyful moments because people were really grateful to be in a better place, and to be alive.”
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Career Contacts

Career exploration and planning are provided in cooperation with:

Career Services
Ebonie Rayford, Assistant Dean of Student Life and Director of Career Services
Phone: +41 91 985 22 79
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Writing and Learning Center
Kate Roy, Acting Director
Phone: +41 91 986 36 21
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Alumni and Parent Relations
Tara Bracher, Director
Phone: +1 310 597-1502 (US Central Time)
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