Career Services for Alumni

Berkeley College is committed to lifelong career counseling for our alumni and we look forward to providing the tools and support you need to succeed.

Career Services assists you with every aspect of your job search:

  • Resume review and revision
  • Guidance writing cover letters and letter of introduction
  • Navigating social media and job boards
  • Preparing job applications
  • Interviewing skills and role playing, including phone screenings and non-verbal communication such as emotional intelligence and body language

The Berkeley Advantage is the resource you need to make your job search effective . . . let's partner together!

Join the LinkedIn Network 

Use LinkedIn Jobs to harness the power of your network to uncover insights such as who you know at a company, providing you an edge in your job search. LinkedIn Salary allows students to understand their earning potential and make an educated decision based off accurate salary data. LinkedIn ProFinder is a freelance platform to connect freelancers with real business projects. 

Our Berkeley College LinkedIn Group has over 4,500 members and is growing every day. It’s the best way to build professional relationships and tap into the power of the Berkeley network. Reconnect with classmates and faculty or make new connections – join today!

Career Services Frequently Asked Questions

How do I get started using Alumni Career Services?

  • Call or email Alumni Career Services. 
  • Schedule a one-on-one session to review your career goals. Be sure to have your resume available and be ready to discuss your job search strategies (what has and hasn't worked thus far) and what you hope to find in your next position.
  • Log in to Blackboard and Berkeley Connect to post your resume and search job listings.
  • Draft your job search plan and empower your efforts!

Why do I need access to Blackboard? How can Berkeley Connect assist me?

Blackboard is your gateway to Berkeley College Career Services activities and events. Berkeley Connect, our job board, allows you to upload your resume and apply for jobs with employers that have partnered with our Career Services staff.

I’m an alumna/us and I don't know my ID number to log in to Blackboard or Berkeley Connect. Who do I call?

Michael Iris (973-405-2111 Ext. 6406 or MKI@BerkeleyCollege.edu) can provide your ID number. Please provide the following information: current full name, student full name while attending Berkeley, campus/location, degree or certificate earned, graduation year, and date of birth.

What is Resume Companion? 

Resume Companion is a free online tool that allows you to create a resume using various templates designed to compliment your particular course of study.

Am I permitted to attend career fairs that are frequently held at each campus?

Yes! As an alumna/us, you are encouraged and welcome to attend all Berkeley-sponsored events.

Resources by Major: What can I do With this Major 

New York Alumni Career Services

Ana Yee | Director of Alumni Career Services
99 Church St, White Plains, NY 10601
Phone: 914-694-1122 Ext. 3401
Email: ay@BerkeleyCollege.edu 

New Jersey Alumni Career Services

Jim D'Arecca | MBA / Alumni Career Counselor
44 Rifle Camp Road - Woodland Park, NJ 07424
Phone: 973-278-5400 Ext. 5745
Email: jkd@berkeleycollege.edu

General questions and contact information update requests can be sent via email to Alumni@BerkeleyCollege.edu.

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Office of Alumni Relations
44 Rifle Camp Road
Woodland Park, NJ 07424

Michael Iris
Assistant Vice President 
Alumni Relations & Career Services
Michael-Iris@BerkeleyCollege.edu
973-405-2111 Ext. 6406 


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