Professional Development Resources

Resources for Public Service Professionals

You'll find useful resources in this section for every stage of your public service career.


Career Guides

Our  Career Guides provide you with tactics to approach your job search and best practices in writing career documents, and help you prepare for interviews and salary negotiation.


Industry Guides

Wagner's Office of Career Services has created Public Policy, Social Impact, and International Development Industry Guides, which provide an initial, brief summary of career prospects, industry resources, and professional development information for students interested in these areas.


Professional Development Resources

OCS has compiled many Professional Development Resources which are categorized by industry to aid you in your career search. Each industry contains job searching sites, employer pages, professional associations, and other helpful sources of information.


NYU Wagner LinkedIn Page

The NYU Wagner LinkedIn page is an excellent networking resource for Wagner students and alumni. Be sure to use it as your school in the Education section of your LinkedIn profile, so that you can connect with thousands of other Wagner students and alumni.


NYU Violet Network

The NYU Violet Network is an online networking and mentorship platform which connects NYU students, alumni, faculty, and staff. Expand your network; connect with students and alumni in your location, region, or industries of interest; and access educational and career resources and discussion. Update your profile here, and start connecting today!