Blog Author:
Jennifer Agor, Assistant Director, Duke Career Center

Both roles use data, coding, business acumen, and statistics to answer business related questions from the huge amount of data available. The major differences between the roles is:

  1.  The way they apply the skills they have

  2.  The extent of technical knowledge and education they possess

Data Analyst

Blog Author:
Dave McDonald, Ph.D. and the Graduate Student Career Services Team

The Duke University Career Center is excited to welcome you to your master's program. We are looking forward to meeting you this academic year.

Blog Author:
Dave McDonald, Ph.D., Asst. Director, Duke Career Center and Shuwen Zhai M'17 Economics

Where have all the Economics Master's students gone? The Graduate Student Career Services Team at the Career Center wanted to find out. With the help of our student intern, Shuwen Zhai, M'17 (now an alumna herself), we tracked down alums from Duke's Economics Master's programs using LinkedIn. We gathered data on where these students interned and what positions they found after grad school. There were some surprising trends in the internship and full-time position data, especially around geographic location, position title, and industries. Watch this video to learn more about what we found.



Blog Author:
Monique Turrentine, Assistant Director Employer Relations, Duke University Career Center

S.E.E. More Opportunitiesgraduate students talking to employers at career fair


Duke Career Center Employer Relations Graduate Team Communication March 2017


Employer Engagement
Prospective Transactions with Financial Services & Insurance Companies

We're continuing to expand partnerships with employers even through Duke alumni and parents of Duke students. This month, we're highlighting two of our recent employer meetings with Fast Enterprises and Crawford & Company.