At home, abroad, working, interning?  Wherever you are this summer, contact OCS or make an appointment for a virtual advising session. We are available all summer! 

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Life & Physical Sciences Community Introduction

Welcome to the Life and Physical sciences career community, a sub community of STEMConnect. Our mission is to connect students to abundant advising resources, alums for networking opportunities, events to learn more about employers, workshops to broaden your understanding of the job search, and so much more.

Explore the community to learn about careers in the life and physical sciences, explore upcoming events, news and resources.

Explore Careers in STEM

Interested in the STEM field, but not sure what career path is right for you? Utilize the tools below to clarify your interests and explore occupations within your field of interest:

Meet with an Advisor

Advisors are available to meet with you one-on-one to clarify and illuminate your STEM-related career trajectory. Log into Yale Career Link to Schedule your appointment.

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Health Professions Advisory Program

Thinking about a career in the health professions? Visit our Health Professions page to learn more about professional programs, and preparing your application. Students interested in health professions are invited to meet with a member of our Health Professions Advisory Team.

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Graduate School Advising Resources

Interested in applying to grad school? Not sure where to start? For students interested in pursuing a graduate degree in a STEM-related area, please see our graduate school advising resources.

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Singapore International Graduate Award (SINGA)

The Singapore International Graduate Award (SINGA) provides the opportunity for you to
sharpen research knowledge and learn from a diverse pool of researchers and industry
experts .

Through the collaboration between the Agency for Science, Technology and Research
(ASTAR) and Singapore’s …

By Stephanie DelVento
Stephanie DelVento Senior Administrative Assistant, Health Professions Advising/STEM Connect
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Yale College and Yale Information Technology Services (ITS) – Advising Resources Website

Yale College and Yale Information Technology Services (ITS) are collaborating to improve the Advising Resources website. As part of this project, we seek to better understand the current experience and needs of students like you.

We are currently scheduling one-on-one interviews …

By Lori Ferrara
Lori Ferrara Senior Administrative Assistant
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Northeast Microelectronics Internship Program – Apply by Oct. 20

Information about our Program

Eligibility

Learn More

Timeline of Program

Questions about the program can be directed to: Preetha Kingsview preethak@mit.edu

More information about the Program: https://microelectronics-internships.org/

Application Link: https://eecsalliance.slideroom.com/#/login/program/74328

By Stephanie DelVento
Stephanie DelVento Senior Administrative Assistant, Health Professions Advising/STEM Connect
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YC Career & Exploration Guides

Career Resources

SPRINT internships offer a wide variety of opportunities in both emerging and established companies across the life-science industry in Connecticut. …

The Office of Career Strategy collects information about Yale College graduates. This is a great resource tool that allows users …

In an effort to support students pursuing careers in the nonprofit, government and the arts sectors, those interviewing for national …

Explore Job Market InsightsIn partnership withLightcast logo

Search continually updated U.S. market trends to learn about job types (job functions), growth trends, and desired skills. The results will include general information about each job (functional area), employment trends from the past two years and projections for the next 10 years, employers that have that role, desired education level, skills for the position, and more!

TWO WAYS TO SEARCH:

  1. Find Career Data by Selecting Keywords: Enter keywords of various job titles and choose a state or search nationwide to learn more about that job.
  2. Filter by Industry and Occupation: Search by industry and choose among popular occupations/job titles within that industry.

First, choose an industry of interest, then filter for occupation. (If you'd like to see data for a specific location only, filter by state.)

Type in a keyword to select a relevant occupation. (If you'd like to see data for a specific location only, filter by state.)

YC Alumni & Summer Experiences Class Lists

Are you wondering where Yalies go after graduation? Perhaps you want to see what kind of summer internships are realistic for a specific class year? Interested in searching by a specific major to see what industries and job functions are possible? How about looking up a specific employer to see if any Yale students have worked there?

The Peer Networking Lists allow you to contact recent Yale College graduates and current Yale College students to discuss their post-graduate roles and summer employment experiences. These lists are open to all students in Yale College, Yale Graduate School of Arts & Sciences, PhDs, and Postdocs.

Yale GSAS Students, Postdocs, and Yale College and GSAS Alumni must access the Peer Networking Lists by logging in through Yale Career Link. Once logged in, go to Resources, Career Library, then select the “Peer Networking Lists” from the dropdown menu.

Yale College Students can either access the lists through Yale Career Link or by selecting the relevant list below in the Resources section. To access the list through the Resources section below, you must first log into the OCS website (located at the top right).

Contact recent Yale College graduates to discuss their post-graduate roles. Yale College students can access the lists below by logging …

YC Career Outcomes

The Office of Career Strategy collects information about Yale College graduates. This tool allows users to search outcomes by year and major. Please visit Statistics & Reports for more information on our data collection.

Helpful Tips for the Interactive Tool:

  • There is no Enter or Submit Button, results will appear automatically with your selections
  • Choose ‘All Years’ or ‘All Majors’ for results across years and majors, or check one for more granular results.
  • The tool will return results with at least five responses, for small majors, choosing ‘All Years’ is more likely to show results
  • Default results will show the most recent Class Year.
  • Uncheck the selected major(s) to reset your search.
  • To ensure confidentiality, results are reported in the aggregate and more granular data is not available through this tool.
  • First Destination Summaries are based on the knowledge rate of graduate outcomes six months after graduation according to National Association of Colleges and Employers guidelines.
  • If you require additional information contact the Office of Career Strategy

Most Recent Class Overview

Knowledge Rate Success Rate Mean Starting Salary Top Five Industries
90.3% of those graduating between July 1, 2022-June 30, 2023 94.0% employed or in graduate school within six months of graduation $89,622 among graduates employed full-time in the United States Education, Financial Services, Technology, Consulting, and Healthcare

 

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  • Top Employers
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  • Size of the Organization
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  • Time of Year Offer Received
  • Internships, Research, and Study Abroad Experiences
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  • Advanced Degrees Pursued

First Destination

First Destination refers to the postgraduate plans of Yale College graduates six months after graduation. The pursuits of Yale graduates include employment, graduate school, independent research, military service, and more.

CONTACT & LOCATION

Phone
(203) 432-0803
Address

55 Whitney Avenue, 3rd Fl.
New Haven, CT 06510

SERVICE HOURS

Day of the week
Academic Year Summer Hours
Monday 8:30am - 5pm 8:30am - 4:30pm
Tuesday 8:30am - 5pm 8:30am - 4:30pm
Wednesday 8:30am - 5pm 8:30am - 4:30pm
Thursday 8:30am - 5pm 8:30am - 4:30pm
Friday 8:30am - 5pm 8:30am - 4:30pm

The office is closed weekends, holidays, and recess days.