The Catholic University of America
Business and Economics Faculty

Marykate Kelly – Management Lecturer


Marykate Kelly is the Director of Career Development and Corporate Relations for The School of Business and Economics. She is focused on locating internships for MSBA and undergraduate business students during the academic year in addition to jobs after graduation.

Previously, Ms. Kelly was a recruiter at Aerotek Recruiting and Staffing where she focused on job placements and finding the perfect fit for both job seeker and company. Ms. Kelly develops relationships with corporate contacts, specifically for MSBA and undergraduate business students, ensuring they have the best network to reach out to regarding internships and jobs. She is also teaching the Career Strategy and Development seminar, required by all students in the School of Business and Economics, to provide the right tools and tips for them to succeed in their job searches.

Ms. Kelly holds a BSBA in Finance from The Catholic University of America and enjoys discovering student interests and tailoring her corporate partners to student needs.


In Her Words ...

Sharing my experience directly with the business students and providing them with as many tips and tools necessary to conduct an effective job search is exciting for me. I aim to guide students in their academic and professional careers to successfully develop a strong network of professional contacts and utilize them appropriately as they navigate their career paths.” – Marykate Kelly



Office: 309 McMahon Hall
The Catholic University of America
620 Michigan Ave.
Washington, D.C. 20064

Office hours: By appointment only.

Phone: 202-319-4771




  • MGT 199-499 – Career Development
  • MSBA 598 – Career Development


B.S.B.A., Finance
The Catholic University of America


Areas of Expertise

  • Professional job placement
  • Career advising
  • Resume and cover letter formatting
  • Interview techniques and preparation
  • Corporate relations