Natural Sciences & Mathematics (NSM) undergraduate and graduate students discover unique opportunities to develop analytical and deductive reasoning skills whether in the classroom, in the lab or abroad.  The college has an educational model consisting of accessibility to research, innovative faculty and interactive learning experiences. NSM students are prepared to be inquisitive, globally-minded citizens. Career & Professional Development is here to support you as you discover your path, seek out meaningful experiences, internships/jobs or a post-doctoral opportunity as you take your next step after DU.

Popular Industries for Natural Sciences & Mathematics Undergraduate & Graduate Students

Students graduating from the Natural Sciences & Mathematics have skills that can apply to a wide array of industries. Common areas of employment include healthcare, aerospace, biomedical, sustainability/environment, energy, research, pharmaceutical, actuarial science, education and government.

Clinical Assistant
Lab Technician
Formulation Technician
Data Analyst
Quality Analyst
Medical Scribe
Field Specialist
Energy Analyst
GIS Specialist
Survey Technician

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Senior Data Scientist
Post-Doctoral Researcher
Applications Engineer
Professor
Environmental Field Technician
Chemist
Field Specialist
Immunoassay Scientist

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Hello, I am Brett Semelsberger, currently rounding off my senior year at the University of Denver. Alongside my academic pursuits, I have had the privilege of serving as a career peer advisor at the Burwell Center for Career Achievement, where …

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Meet our Student Employees & Supervisor of the Year 2024!

The Student Employment team invites all student employees, supervisors and supporters (including family and friends) to celebrate virtually with us as we honor our Student Employees of the Year, Caris Fox and Susan Cossa, and our Supervisor of the Year, Emily Schosid, and recognize all of this year’s nominees!

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Have You Heard of Micro-Internships? Learn More & Find One Now!

Micro-Internships are short-term, professional assignments that help you build skills, explore career options, and prove yourself to prospective employers. Unlike a traditional internship, these paid opportunities typically range from 5 to 40 hours of work, and many can be completed …

By Mary Michael Hawkins
Mary Michael Hawkins Senior Director, Undergraduate Career & Professional Development
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Ways DU Faculty Can Help Students Create a Rich 4D Experience!

The 4D Experience is DU’s commitment to students’ lifelong learning, engagement, and thriving through the elevation and integration of four dimensions: intellectual growth, character exploration, well-being, and careers and lives of purpose. 

The four dimensions serve as a holistic framework …

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Colorado Parks and Wildlife Employer Information Session Recording

The Employer Connections Team hosted a Virtual Information Session with Colorado Parks & Wildlife on March 29th, 2022. This DU-specific event is your chance to meet and talk with leaders with Colorado Parks and Wildlife.  CPW is a nationally recognized …

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Paige Luna Assistant Director, Industry Partner to Education & Community Development, Health & Wellness, Outdoor Recreation, Food & Agriculture, Government & Public Service and Creative Industries
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Career & Professional Development Contact & Location

Phone
303.871.2150
Address

Burwell Center for Career Achievement
2190 E. Asbury Avenue
Denver, CO 80210

Career & Professional Development Hours

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Tuesday 8:00am-4:30pm
Wednesday 8:00am-4:30pm
Thursday 8:00am-4:30pm
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