College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics

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.

Drop-In Hours with STEM Career Advisors
College-specific drop-in hours happen every Wednesday from 3-4 PM (MST). Join via Zoom to get immediate support. In the fall, weekly drop-in hours with your career advisors will be available. Schedules will be updated here each quarter.

 

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.

Popular Entry Level Titles for Undergraduate NSM Students (informed by alum titles)
Clinical Assistant
Lab Technician
Formulation Technician
Data Analyst
Quality Analyst
Medical Scribe
Field Specialist
Energy Analyst
GIS Specialist
Survey Technician
Popular Masters and PhD Titles (informed by alum titles)
Research Assistant
Senior Data Scientist
Post-Doctoral Researcher
Applications Engineer
Professor
Environmental Field Technician
Chemist
Field Specialist
Immunoassay Scientist

2021 Summer Internship Award Program

The Summer Internship Award Program through Career & Professional Development is now live and ready for applicants! The Summer Internship Award Program is designed to increase the ability for students to participate in internship opportunities that are unpaid. Internships may …

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Burwell Center for Career Achievement Welcomes Students

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The Burwell Center for Career Achievement opened its doors to students in September, ushering in a new era for DU students and alumni. Within the new building, the most recent of the Denver Advantage campus transformation, undergraduate …

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Put Your Best Foot Forward and Prepare for a Career Fair!

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Are you planning to attend a career fair?

Prepare for the fairs by reviewing these resources shared by the Employer Connections team. We can’t wait to see you at an event!

Tips on Resumes/Cover Letters
Interview Prep Help
Make an …

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What is Integrated Sciences?

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Integrated Sciences is a great program of study to pursue if you are interested in forging your own path in science, breaking down silos that often exist between the natural and physical sciences. At DU, the major is interdisciplinary; students who …

By Kimberly English
Kimberly English Career Advisor Kimberly English
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Chemistry, Environmental Chemistry, and Environmental Science

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If you are interested in Chemistry, you may notice that the University of Denver offers five options for undergraduate study. The first two years of coursework look quite similar for Chemistry students across programs, allowing for time to reflect on …

By Kimberly English
Kimberly English Career Advisor Kimberly English
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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

M 8:00am-4:30pm
T 8:00am-4:30pm
W 8:00am-4:30pm
TH 8:00am-4:30pm
F 8:00am-4:30pm

Contact other Campus Career Offices

Student Drop-in Hours

In-Person | Mondays 2:30 – 4:30 pm |Burwell Center

In-Person | Wednesdays 10:00 am-3:00pm |Burwell Center

Virtual |  Thursdays 1:00 – 3:00 pm | Join via Zoom

Virtual | Fridays 2:00 – 4:00 pm | Join via Zoom

Alumni Quick Question Hours & Resume Reviews Available