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Post-Grad Options for International Graduate Students

For international students who wish to stay in the U.S. after graduation, the climate seems tough but you have options. Please consult some of the programs listed below and reach out for more information!

  • Post-Graduate Consulting Fellowship: Work with a local small business during your OPT on a part-time basis. Projects are offered for a minimum of 2 and maximum of 12 months. All projects are paid. Great option for those who wish to remain in the US past the 3 month period and gain more US work experience while continuing their full-time search. Application opens on May 10. For more information contact Lily Awad: Read about last years’ post-grad fellow experience.
  • Global-Entrepreneur-in-Residence: Did you know that Babson College is the first private college to offere a Global Entrepreneur in Residence Program? Become a GEIR if you have a company that is well underway! As a GEIR you qualify for a cap exempt H1B Visa, will be based out of Babson’s Boston office and will dedicate 8-10 hours/week engaging with the Babson community. For more information contact Ali Pincus:
  • Continue Your Education: Complete your Certificate in Advanced Management (CAM) as a full-time student, a desirable option for those who wish to take additional graduate electives and remain on a student visa. You have the option of taking 9-15 credits and all Babson grads qualify for 20% tuition discount. For more information contact Colleen Hynes:

Remember that we are committed to your success and available to talk through these options and more!

Good luck.