The Merage School’s collaborative culture and focus on leadership development for our digitally driven world are our differentiators. Throughout your program, the faculty, staff, classmates, experiential learning outside of the classroom, consulting projects for our corporate partners – all of the people you encounter and the activities you undertake during your time here – will help you realize your potential and achieve your dreams. 

Not only is the Merage School the business and academic hub of Orange County, our faculty, alumni and students have worked in global powerhouses around the country and the world. This is a testament to the diligence, intelligence and steadfast ability of our students, cultivated through our curricula and culture. Come to the Merage School and be in the company of expert, energetic, forward-thinkers, ready and willing to take the next step in your academic endeavors and professional careers.

From initial interest, to application and graduation, your career aspirations are recognized and advised. Continuing your education is a large investment and our career services ensure that your education and overall experience make the best possible impact on your career. Our holistic approach prepares you to face head-on challenges in your career and provides you the right tools to achieve your goals. Each program at the Merage School has uniquely tailored career services and our advisors work with our students, understanding their needs and guiding their experience.

  • program and career
    stage specific

  • Over 100

    major corporations are headquartered in Orange County

  • Students

    have a global presence

Career Services for Your Career Stage

The Merage School is focused on enhancing your career at any stage. 

Whether you are:

  • A junior professional looking to take the next step in your career
  • A seasoned manager seeking to increase your leadership and strategic thinking skills
  • An entrepreneur needing guidance and further education to start your own venture

We have the resources and opportunities to help you achieve your dreams. Some of our highlights include the Beall Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship which offers the New Venture Competition with over $100,000 in prizes and resources for students on an entrepreneurial path. For more seasoned professionals pursuing an MBA, our mentoring programs with Orange County business leaders and our Merage Applied Consulting course allow you to apply what you have learned in the field.