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Basta prepares you to:

Navigate the job search process

Communicate your unique value-add

Be equipped for success on day 1

There are 2 Ways to Participate


Program Description: 10-week program, 50 hours in length, delivered both virtually and in-person

Ideal candidate:

  • First in their family to graduate from college and a person of color
  • Seeking a full-time job after graduation
  • Within 1 year of graduating from a 4-year institution
  • Previous participant schools include CUNY & SUNY network, Rutgers, Fordham, NYU (and more)


Program Description: Monthly meetups hosted by employers focused on career exposure, networking and gaining industry knowledge

Ideal candidate: Open to all CUNY students across the campuses interested in a career in financial services