Professional Development Resources
UC Berkeley’s Master of Analytics is an enabling degree bridging Data Science and Product Management, leveraging the power of analytics to create and improve products and services in businesses and government in the data age.
Data analytics professionals hold a range of positions across sectors and industries. Post-grad titles can include business intelligence analyst, data analyst, data engineer, operations analyst, machine learning engineer, and quantitative analyst.
Our Career Support Team offers specialized career management resources for current students. We also facilitate connections between employers and future data analytics professionals through various recruitment services such as our LinkedIn page and recruitment events.
Master of Analytics students are supported through the Cal Career Center and have special programs such as how to approach the job market, resume preparation, interview prep, and opportunities to meet employers.
To find a list of recent IEOR alumni job placements, visit our Where Alumni Work page.
Career specialists offer virtual one-on-one advising for current students to help them reflect on their strengths and values. We help students pursue opportunities that match their unique interests to design personalized career plans.
Common Career Service Topics:
- Resume, Cover Letter & LinkedIn Critiques
- Internship & Job Search Strategies
- Interview Prep
- Grad School Planning and Applications
- Career Fair Tips
Self-guided online tools to help get students and alumni off to a successful start in their career journey. A list of current resources can be found here.
Students studying industrial engineering & operations research are systems-level thinkers and experts in improving processes and applying mathematical approaches to solving business problems. IEOR students have exceptional technical and social skills, which prepares them to make an outsized impact on whichever company they choose to join. Specifically, IEOR students are experienced with data science and analytics, machine learning and artificial intelligence, operations research, supply chain management, manufacturing, software development and many other related fields. Our students can be found in nearly every industry including banking, consulting, finance, startups, and many others.
IEOR grads figure out how to make things better.
Picture yourself at the headquarters for a large system of hospitals, where your job is to optimize their emergency rooms, to serve more patients and save valuable resources.
IEOR grads understand logistics
Imagine it’s your job to design a supply chain to efficiently distribute a vaccine to millions of people from various suppliers around the world.
IEOR grads help products achieve perfection.
You might oversee the production of electric vehicles that reduce carbon emissions and create the future of autonomous fleets for urban mobility.
IEOR grads learn the latest data science tools.
Envision a future at a leading technology company, using your skills to develop the next generation platform for artificial intelligence.
IEOR grads configure processes and systems that improve quality and productivity.
Imagine you work at a famous coffee house chain, designing the store layout so that customers can get their morning cup of coffee faster.