Career servicesFor Students

Got career questions? We’re here to help! BCS has moved our services online for 2020. Check out our available resources below, or contact us today with your questions.

Maximize your career development through one-on-one coaching with our career coaches. To schedule an appointment, log into Handshake at VCU or call us at 804-827-1801. In order to comply with current COVID policies, all coaching is currently virtual. 


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VMock scans your resume and gives you detailed feedback on its presentation elements so you are ready to meet with your career coach. 

Please choose "Continue with University ID."

Submit your resume to VMock

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Apply for internships and jobs, make an appointment with a career coach, and access career resources designed especially for VCU School of Business students and alumni.

Sign in to Handshake at VCU


Execute paid virtual professional assignments for companies to build and demonstrate your skills while exploring a variety of career paths.


Explore and Connect

EXPLORE lets you interview professionals in your areas of interest. Ask them honest questions related to how they got to where they are, what schallenges they've faced and what a typical day looks like. CONNECT gives you the chance to develop a supportive mentoring relationship with a business professional as you prepare to transition into your career.

Sign up

VCU Major Maps

Major Maps are strategic career-planning tools to create individualized plans for you. We focus on your end goal and work backwards - determining what experiences, connections and skills best position you as a competitive, working professional after graduation.

Find your major map

Student Opportunity Center

VCU has teamed up with Student Opportunity Center (SOC) to provide a central place to find experiential learning activities.

Sign into SOC


Kick Start Your Career

Watch our featured videos below to help you prepare for your next internship or job search, or check out our YouTube playlist!

Craft an Elevator Pitch:


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