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MIT Alumni Career Design Fellowship

30 day online program to find a more fulfilling career that fits you

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Clarity + direction

  • Define what you want

  • Discover exciting options

Begins April 29

  • Fits your busy schedule

  • 7-9 hrs/wk commitment

"The Fellowship takes advantage of the tremendous reservoir of MIT alumni talent!” - Eugene B. SM ’93, PhD ’01

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What's next for your career? Let's make a plan.

MIT Alumni Association is working with the career design experts at Mission Collaborative to bring you the clarity and confidence you need to create a fulfilling career.


Whether you’re early, mid, or late-career, the Fellowship provides the structure and accountability you need to make the breakthrough progress you’ve been struggling to achieve on your own, while fitting into your busy schedule.

Perfect for you if you're:

Wanting more balance, growth, or impact from your career

Feeling bored, burned out, under-appreciated, or not using your strengths at work

Wondering how your skills and experience translate to other career paths

Transitioning to a new phase of life and want to reinvent your career

We'll guide you through a proven process

based on the principles of Design Thinking

Get clarity

Understand your strengths, skills, and values


Discover options

Identify exciting career paths that fit you better


Pick the best path

Learn better ways to research and evaluate your options


What you'll experience

The Fellowship is a peer-learning program; you'll work with fellow alumni who "get you" and want to help you thrive!

Assignments that fit your schedule

Spend about 5 hrs/wk learning career design principles, exploring career resources, and completing insightful exercises.


Weekly team working sessions

Fellow alumni give you new perspectives and actionable feedback. Choose from: Weds at Noon ET, Weds at 7pm ET, or Thurs at 9pm ET.

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Weekly calls with your assigned partner

Go deeper and have more breakthroughs with your Accountability Partner. Schedule calls at times that work for both of you.

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Activate and grow your network

Crowdsource ideas, resources, and connections from your supporters, fellow alumni, and the broader Fellowship network.

Get started today

The Fellowship begins April 29. Compare to 1:1 career coaching ($2,000+)


Early Enrollment

Enroll by April 8




Regular Enrollment

April 9 -  April 24


Money Back Guarantee

We’re confident you’ll love it. There’s really no risk in joining!

Going through financial hardship? Apply for a partial scholarship


What past participants say:


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Rodrigo R.

MBA '17

“The Fellowship program is a great way to learn more about yourself, gain fresh perspectives, and, of course, meet brilliant human beings!”



Priscilla E.

Class of 2010

“Bouncing ideas, fears, and learning experiences off of fellow alums, who all brought something different to the table, gave me fresh insight into my own career process.”


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George O.

Class of 1987

“It took some time and effort but it was well worth it. I met other MIT Alums who brought me great insights and expanded my view of what kinds of careers could be open to me.”


Ready to create a more fulfilling career?

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