What Can I Do with an MHC Major in Computer Science?

Students with this major have completed internships and/or jobs at:

  • Merrill Lynch
  • Google, Inc.
  • Hewitt Associates
  • Microsoft Corporation
  • Goldman Sachs & Co.
  • JP Morgan Chase
  • Raytheon Co.
  • Motorola
  • Morgan Stanley
  • IBM
  • Florida Holocaust Museum
  • United Nations
  • National Economic Research Associates
  • Fidelity Investments
  • LABBB Educational Collaborative
  • Apple, Inc.
  • Various Universities

Great positions for students with this major:

  • Software Engineer
  • Computer Resource Associate
  • Manager of Technical & Program Assessment
  • Consultant
  • Financial Analyst
  • Systems Analyst
  • Research Associate
  • Program Coordinator/Manager
  • Teacher

Online Resources:

  • Association for Women in Computing
    Read job-search, networking, and resume articles by women in computer science.
  • Association for Computing Machinery
    Check out the ACM Career Resource Center to talk with students and professionals in a computer science forum, browse through job postings, or explore different careers in the “Day in the Life” section.
  • IEEE
    The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers also has a Computer Society website, as well as a Careers page with entry-level job assistance and info on internships.
  • Occupational Outlook Handbook
    Maintained by the U.S. Department of Labor, this online database gives a detailed description of various fields/occupations including software engineers, systems analysts, programmers, and support specialists.
  • Vault Online Career Library - connect through LyonNet
    Another career resource that provides specific career summaries as well as guidance for internships, interviewing,
    resume- and cover-letter-writing.

Career Resource Library:

Helpful Advisors:

  • Career Advisors and Peer Career Assistants at the CDC are here to help you find jobs and internships, improve your resume and cover letters, and access online and print resources. Contact the CDC for an appointment.
  • Alumnae who studied this major or are working in the industry can provide valuable guidance when considering career options, including internships, jobs, and graduate school. Find alums through the Alumnae Association Member Directory.
  • Your professors may be a resource for advice on career questions in their field of expertise.