Programs & Services

The services we offer, what we do and how we operate are driven by our members. Educational topics vary from broad subjects that appeal to a wide audience to items specific to individual members. Regardless of the challenge you are experiencing or initiative you are creating, we are sure to provide a resource that will assist you.
Access our Member Benefits Guides for more detailed information and sample benefits: Employer Member Benefits Guide | School Member Benefits Guide | Affiliate Member Benefits Guide

Annual Conferences Our annual conferences in Asia, Europe and North America are the best opportunities available in the graduate business career services and recruiting professions for learning, networking and collaboration. The events feature world class keynote speakers, member-led breakout sessions and ample networking opportunities. View our Events Calendar for upcoming conference information.

Monthly Webinars Members participate in additional virtual learning and professional development opportunities throughout the year with our complimentary online webinars. Topics range from collecting and analyzing MBA employment data to teaching students how to use social media in their job search to enhancing your corporate brand on campus. View our Events Calendar for upcoming webinar information.

On-Demand Professional Development Members can access archived webinars and event information through our Document Library, for professional development at your convenience.

Member-to-Member Communication One of the most utilized membership benefits is the ability to communicate with other members who experience the same challenges and opportunities. Members can use our online community to participate in discussion groups on topics related to their unique situation. Topics are member-driven and include recommendations for products and services, building new programs and employer/school partnerships.

Organization Profiles Member organizations can create a profile in our member directory to let other members know more about them. School profiles include recruiting dates and demographic information about programs. Employer profiles include industry details and typical hiring needs.

Buyers' Guide Our affiliate member organization profiles serve as a searchable Buyers' Guide to let our school and employer members know about the products and services available in the marketplace.

Document Library Our online document library contains a wealth of information and resources contributed by members. Topics include Resume Writing 101, typical structures for MBA student orientation and our Guide to Rankings Media.

Research and Trends Our bi-annual MBA Recruiting Trends surveys gauge expectations for the job market among our member schools. We also partner with GMAC and EFMD on the Annual Corporate Recruiters Survey. Our MBA Benchmarking Surveys gathers information about office management, school size, salaries and more for both MBA Career Services and MBA Recruiters. Our MBA Recruiting Benchmarking Survey gathers information such as staff size, hiring practices and sources of hires.

Resource Groups Resource groups allow our members to connect on a deeper level and dive into specific, niche topics with their peers. Currently established topics are: Coaching & Hiring Non-U.S Students, Coaching & Hiring Working Professionals, Employer Relations, Masters in Finance Programs.

Standards for Reporting MBA Employment Statistics The MBA CSEA authored and manages the Standards for Reporting MBA Employment Statistics, the tool MBA programs use to make sure their data is ethical, reliable and comparable to other schools. These Standards are the reason MBA CSEA was created in 1994, and they remain a core focus today. For more information about the standards, contact our Standards Consultant.

Employment Data Analysis and Comparison Tools We collaborate with AACSB to capture and analyze MBA employment information, resulting in a robust database of data of interest to our members.

Awards and Recognition Our annual awards and recognition program recognizes members and non-members who are conducting outstanding work contributing to our organization and profession. Award categories include:

1. Service Awards
2. Innovation Awards
3. Visionary Leadership Awards
4. New Member Recognition

Awardees are selected from nominations provided by the MBA CSEA membership. Awards are announced and given at our Global Conference. Click here for a list of past award winners. 

"I recommend MBA CSEA to colleges and employers that I meet that are looking to connect with a one stop shop in gaining information to either start a program or even take their program to another level.”

- Vater Arnold, Lead Manager, AT&T College Recruiting

"Through MBA CSEA our corporate relationships are enhanced by spending time together off-campus getting to know one another better and discussing topics of mutual interest.”

- Damian Zikakis, Director of Career Services, Ross School of Business, University of Michigan