• Career Services

  • Career Services

    The Center for Graduate Career and Professional Development supports New School for Social Research master’s and PhD students as well as alumni as they explore, prepare for, and choose meaningful careers.

    Responsive, caring, and personal, we uphold The New School’s commitment to social justice by connecting students and employers who aim to tackle today’s most pressing social issues. We pair students with advisors who have area-specific knowledge to aid their career advancement or to help them transition to a new field.

    Around the world, our alumni are engaged in and leading meaningful work in academic institutions, nonprofits, think tanks, all levels of government, international organizations, banking, and for-profit enterprises.  


  • Our Services

    Career preparation begins the moment you step onto campus. Our office encourages you to engage in activities that strengthen your career readiness as early as possible and to meet with our expert career advisors, who can assist you with all aspects of career development.

  • Contact Us

    The New School for Social Research
    Career Services Office
    6 East 16th Street, room 1007C
    New York, NY 10003

    Jennifer MacDonald
    Director for Graduate Career and Professional Development
    jmacdonald@newschool.edu

    Make an appointment

    • Log in to my.newschool.edu.
    • Click on the icon in the upper-right-hand corner and select Starfish.
    • Click on My Success Network (from the menu at the left).
    • Find your advisor, who will be listed under Career Services.
    • Click Schedule Appointments, then Sign Up to book an appointment.

  • Take The Next Step

Submit your application

Undergraduates

To apply to any of our undergraduate programs (except the Bachelor's Program for Adults and Transfer Students and Parsons Associate of Applied Science programs) complete and submit the Common App online.

Undergraduate Adult Learners

To apply to any of our Bachelor's Program for Adults and Transfer Students and Parsons Associate of Applied Science programs, complete and submit the New School Online Application.

Graduates

To apply to any of our Master's, Doctoral, Professional Studies Diploma, and Graduate Certificate programs, complete and submit the New School Online Application.

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