About Us

Global Education & Career Development (GECD) guides all students as they explore and prepare for careers, global opportunities and health professions.


Whether you are planning your career, seeking a global experience, searching for an internship, or job or applying to graduate or professional school, GECD is here to help. Many of these services are also available for alumni.


GECD Mission and Vision

GECD seeks to empower MIT students and alumni to achieve lifelong success through seamless access to transformative global experiences, comprehensive and holistic career services, and mutually beneficial connections with employers and with graduate and professional schools.


Our goal is to engage students and alumni in self-discovery to craft lives that are intellectually challenging, personally enriching, and of service to the world.