Scores of Berkeley-Haas students and alumni are making a positive impact on the world through careers that integrate sustainable management practices. They bring a socially responsible mindset to investment banking, craft social impact strategies for global firms, and found start-ups grounded in sustainability.

The Career Management Group offers a wealth of expertise, connections, insights, and resources to help MBA students focus and achieve your career goals. Its Career Advisors are dialed into every industry sector. They offer workshops and one-on-one counseling, and organize on-campus recruiting.

Opportunities specific to sustainability include:

Network Job Search Team, a six-part workshop for no more than eight full-time MBA students committed to creating sustainable social or environmental impact in their careers. NJST can help you articulate your passion or knowledge of sustainability to potential employers, gain clarity and uncover resources for your career search and gain a supportive network of peers.

Berkeley-Haas CareerConnect, an online career-advising platform that connects MBA students with alumni for one-on-one career consultation, resume critique, and/or mock interviews. It’s the online way for alumni to give the next generation of Haasies the advice they wish they’d had while in school.

Social Impact EBook, an online EBook detailing social impact opportunities for MBA students at Haas.The EBook provides information on major research centers, such as the Institute for Business and Social Impact and the Energy Institute at Haas, as well as case competitions and social impact clubs.

The Berkeley MBA And Social Impact


With major research centers, including the Institute for Business & Social Impact, and the Energy Institute at Haas; the Global Social Venture Competition, the world’s longest-running competition for social and environmental startups; numerous social impact clubs; and targeted scholarships and financial aid, there is much to explore at Berkeley-Haas. Check out our Social Impact EBook to learn how to best take advantage of these opportunities.