Career Center

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Our Mission

To educate and empower students to reflect, explore, experiment, and take action to achieve their personal, professional, and academic goals. 


Staff Bios


Career Advising Appointments

Login to Quest to request an appointment with a career advisor.  If you have technical difficulties, please call the Career Center at 413-542.2265.


Quick Questions

Stop by to see a PCA during their drop-ins or take advantage of advisor drop-in hours.


Hours & Contact
Monday-Friday 8:30am-4:30pm
Telephone: 413-542-2265
Fax: 413-542-5790
Email: careers@amherst.edu

 

 

Arabic Language Study

The American University in Cairo Presidential Scholars Program

This scholarship offers recent graduates the opportunity to learn Arabic while working in an administrative office at the American University of Cairo for one year. Applicants with no prior experience in Egypt are preferred, as the program is meant to offer young people access to the Middle East.  More information available online.  Applications are due at the end of January.

Qatar Scholarship Program

The Center for Contemporary Arab Studies at Georgetown University is pleased to the Qatar Scholarship Program.  This scholarship offers dedicated Arabic language students from the United States the opportunity to master their skills in an intensive Arabic program at Qatar University (QU) in Doha for an academic year. The scholarship includes tuition, room and board in university dorms, round-trip airfare, and books.

Interested students must have recently obtained a Bachelor's or Master's degree by the beginning of the program, be at the intermediate level, and have two years of formal Arabic study.

Please visit their website for more information and instructions on applying.  Deadline is late January.

 

Services



Quest

Quest
Search and apply for jobs and internships.

Pathways

Pathways
Alumni guiding students.

Alumni Directory

Alumni Directory
Look up Amherst College Alumni.

Liberal Arts Network

Liberal Arts Career Network
Internships and jobs.

Spotlight

Spotlight on Careers
Exploration site by college career services pros.

Career Beam

Career Beam
“Get right to work.”

Going Global

Going Global
International jobs.

Vault

Vault
Career intelligence.

content

Our Mission

To educate and empower students to reflect, explore, experiment, and take action to achieve their personal, professional, and academic goals. 


Staff Bios


Career Advising Appointments

Login to Quest to request an appointment with a career advisor.  If you have technical difficulties, please call the Career Center at 413-542.2265.


Quick Questions

Stop by to see a PCA during their drop-ins or take advantage of advisor drop-in hours.


Hours & Contact
Monday-Friday 8:30am-4:30pm
Telephone: 413-542-2265
Fax: 413-542-5790
Email: careers@amherst.edu