Inspiring Success

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The Kogod Center for Career Development (KCCD) helps students build the path from passion to success. Through personalized strategy and one-on-one mentorship, the Center empowers students to pursue careers that create meaningful change.

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Geneva Oppong

Genever Oppong

BSA, Class of 2018
Minoring in Finance
Internship: Goldman Sachs

"I wanted to speak for people whose struggles weren't [acknowledged]."

Genever's Story

Statistics

93 percent 2016 undergraduates reported a positive outcome (they accepted a new position, started a company or chose to continue their education)

Kogod Survey of 2016 graduates

94 percent 2016 MBA graduates reported a positive outcome (they accepted a new position, started a new company or chose to continue their education)

Kogod Survey of 2016 MBA graduates

90 percent 2016 graduates who completed at least one internship

Kogod Survey of 2016 graduates

 Meet the Students

Kogod really taught me how to stand out

It's the people at Kogod that really defined his experience. The community-whom he calls "interdisciplinary and diverse"-helped him get the most out of his time. "I've experienced everything the school and Washington, DC, has to offer because of the people that I've met," Cohen says. "And, because the community is so diverse, I've learned many different ways of looking at life."

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Each moment, from move-in-day to present, has been a learning experierience

What I will miss the most from college will be the community of teachers, staff and peers. I found my village in academic advisors helping me to carve out my path. I cannot forget [my] professors, who wrote recommendations for me and met with me outside of class to help strategize on job negotiations.

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