Good-bye CDI 102, Hello New One Credit Academic Internship Program!

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The Pulsifer Career Development Center is thrilled to announce that after working closely with the Dean’s Office, the Office of Academic Advising, and the Center for International Students and Scholars this summer, Bentley is now offering a new one credit internship course and this new course allows undergraduate students to earn one academic credit for internship work experience completed during the summer, fall, or spring trimesters.  As a result of this new program, CDI 102 has been discontinued as it …

By Alyssa Hammond
Alyssa Hammond Director, Pulsifer Undergraduate Career Center Alyssa Hammond
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Apply now to be the next EY Young Tax Professional of the Year!

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Students: Apply now to be the next Young Tax Professional of the Year!

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Great news! EY is again hosting its Young Tax Professional of the Year (YTPY) Competition. This presents a distinctive opportunity for our successful and motivated students to display a wide range of tax, legal and general business knowledge as well as analytical and presentation skills in a fun and exciting case study contest. You also have a chance to win scholarship funding! And it is an …

By Melissa J. Sawyer
Melissa J. Sawyer Senior Associate Director / Operations Manager, Pulsifer Undergraduate Career Development Center Melissa J. Sawyer
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We’re #1 Career Services Office in Princeton Review AGAIN!

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Bentley University’s nationally recognized Pulsifer Career Development Center is the best in the country – ranked #1 for “Best Career Services” in The Princeton Review’s newly-released guide, “The 386 Best Colleges, 2021 Edition.” Bentley is also ranked #4 for internship opportunities by The Princeton Review.

It’s the eighth year in a row that Bentley’s career development department has been ranked in the top 5 in the U.S. and the third time being ranked as number 1 (2017  & 2019), …

By Alyssa Hammond
Alyssa Hammond Director, Pulsifer Undergraduate Career Center Alyssa Hammond
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Vault’s 50 Best Accounting Firms for 2021

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Vault released their annual Accounting 50 today!  Check out this article to learn which firms made the list!

By Melissa J. Sawyer
Melissa J. Sawyer Senior Associate Director / Operations Manager, Pulsifer Undergraduate Career Development Center Melissa J. Sawyer
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CPA Exam Review Course Auction – Deadline to participate – April 17th!

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Are you planning to sit for the CPA Exam? Save big on popular CPA Exam Review Courses by placing a bid in the MSCPA auction! All proceeds will go towards the MSCPA Educational Foundation. Click on the links below to learn more about each review course:

Becker CPA – Four individual sections auctioned separately
Roger CPA – One full review course
Wiley CPAexcel – One full review course
Surgent CPA Review – One full review course
Gleim – One full review course

By Melissa J. Sawyer
Melissa J. Sawyer Senior Associate Director / Operations Manager, Pulsifer Undergraduate Career Development Center Melissa J. Sawyer
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How Does COVID-19 Affect CPA Exam Candidates?

How Does COVID-19 Affect CPA Exam Candidates?

I received the following from the MSCPA newsletter yesterday, March 25, 2020.  I thought students would be interested in this information, specifically the last bullet point regarding Pass/Fail Courses.  Read on to make sure you are fully informed!

Find answers to questions regarding the following topics in an informational blog post from Roger CPA Review and the AICPA. Below are the highlights. Please share this information with your students.
CPA Exam Notice to Schedule (NTS):
The Massachusetts Board of Public …

By Melissa J. Sawyer
Melissa J. Sawyer Senior Associate Director / Operations Manager, Pulsifer Undergraduate Career Development Center Melissa J. Sawyer
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5 Productive Things to Do in a Quarantine

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Trying to come up with some ideas to keep you busy during these crazy times?  Check out this great article by Vault on how to stay productive.

By Melissa J. Sawyer
Melissa J. Sawyer Senior Associate Director / Operations Manager, Pulsifer Undergraduate Career Development Center Melissa J. Sawyer
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So Bentley’s Going Remote – Now What?

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Dear Falcons,

I know this must be a very stressful and confusing time for you all so I want to re-assure you of one very important thing – the Undergraduate Career Development Center is HERE FOR YOU and TO HELP YOU!

Yes, the way that we do business, you go to class, and we engage with each other will change dramatically for the foreseeable future but that doesn’t mean that we stop –  WE KEEP GOING, we are just going to …

By Alyssa Hammond
Alyssa Hammond Director, Pulsifer Undergraduate Career Center Alyssa Hammond
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Congratulations and Welcome to the Gamma Rho Chapter of Gamma Iota Sigma!

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On Saturday, February 29, 2020, I had the honor and privilege to attend the official chartering ceremony, welcoming the Gamma Rho Chapter of Gamma Iota Sigma to Bentley’s campus.  Gamma Iota Sigma (GIS) is an actuarial business fraternity focused on developing professionals in the risk, insurance and actuarial science space.  There were students from GIS chapter’s at UConn, Temple and St. John’s University in attendance as well as a representative from the grand chapter to officially welcome Bentley’s ~40 students …

By Melissa J. Sawyer
Melissa J. Sawyer Senior Associate Director / Operations Manager, Pulsifer Undergraduate Career Development Center Melissa J. Sawyer
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Why your R.S.V.P. is important – Infographic

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Don’t forget to R.S.V.P. to your next event! Here’s why:

By Megan Nadeau
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