Why Tech at Booth?

Robust programming and recruiting opportunities

Booth provides you with the necessary career programming and recruiting opportunities to successfully land your summer internship or full-time job in the technology industry.

To successfully receive an offer, students should gather information about the company, develop a compelling resume and cover letter, and prepare for interviews. Don't worry, Booth Technology Group has you covered - we provide programming that will help you navigate this entire process.

In addition, there are a handful of companies that interview and recruit Booth students, so you won't have any issues in having a shot at your dream company.

World-renowned academic program to develop necessary skills

In a rapidly-changing era, especially in tech where things move fast, professionals need to be receptive and adaptive to change to become successful. Booth's approach to management education, grounded in the principles of accounting, economics, psychology, sociology, and statistics, will equip you with the knowledge and skills to navigate through this complex and competitive business environment.

You will have the choice to learn concepts directly related to a job in tech through courses offered at Booth and at the Computer Science department. Do you want to become a product manager? "Lab in new products and services" will teach you design thinking and help you understand customer needs and develop products (solutions). Do you want to hone your analytical skills to work in bizops? "Data-driven marketing" and "Digital and algorithmic marketing" can teach you how to develop data-driven insights using R.

Opportunity to develop a professional network

Having a successful career is not just about what you know; it is also about who you know.

Booth Technology Group hosts various social events, such as the quarterly social and the annual Tech Trek, to develop meaningful and long-lasting friendships with your classmates, who could be your future professional connections.

Furthermore, by leveraging the Booth alumni network, you can connect with alumni to understand what it is like to work for your target companies. The opportunities are plentiful; we send around ~20% of the class to the technology industry.

Of course, it goes without saying that many of our alumni have been successful - notable alumni can be found here.