Academic and Career Planning Center

Penn State Behrend MBA Program Ranked Among Nation's Best

The Sam and Irene Black School of Business at Penn State Erie, The Behrend College, is featured in “The Best 295 Business Schools: 2014 Edition.” The guide, published by the Princeton Review, calls the college’s MBA program “the best value for a working student in the local area.”

August 17-20, 2017: Welcome Week

Behrend Section: 
Student Life
Housing and Residence Life
Student Activities
Rub Desk
Academic and Career Planning Center
Undergraduate Admissions


Fall 2017 Welcome Week

Graduate Salary and Employment Data

Salary Information for Graduates:

Contact ACPC for Penn State Behrend graduate salaries.


National Salary Information:

Graduate School Assistance

Graduate School Assistance

If you are in a field of study that requires a graduate degree like law or medicine, or have a particularly strong interest in a subject area and want to enter the work force with a higher degree, you may want to consider attending graduate school after completing your undergraduate work. The Academic and Career Planning Center offers several resources and services to help you decide if graduate school is right for you, explore your graduate school options, and navigate through the application process.

Career & Internship Fair Information for Employers

Spring Career & Internship Fair, Thursday, March 16, 2017


Thursday, March 16, 2017

12 p.m.–4 p.m., Junker Center

Handouts and Online Resources

The Academic and Career Planning Center has many resources available in our office for reference related to resume creation, job and internship searching, professional dress, and many other topics. You can pick up these handouts at our office at any time.

Major and Career Exploration

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With so many options, finding the major and career that's right for you can be a difficult task. There is no one right way to develop a career plan, however there are three basic areas that you need to consider in order to find your fit:

Interview Resources

The Academic and Career Planning Center has a wide variety of books and DVD's for student use. In addition, ACPC staff members are available for one-on-one sessions to improve your interviewing skills. Finally, attend a ACPC workshop on job interviewing or complete a practice interview in the ACPC to cover the basics of the interviewing process. Here are some additional links: