How It Works

Welcome to Optimal 2.0, a career management platform brought to you by in partnership with MSU's Center for Career Services and Cooperative Education. Inside, you’ll find a variety of tools to help you CREATE, PRESENT, MANAGE and SHARE your professional credentials.

You can use this website to:
  • Create high-impact, interactive career materials-- resume(s), cover letters,  portolios --based on your career goals
  • Present your materials online — with our easy-to-use website builder — and in print, as you can download your materials in a number of formats
  • Manage an unlimited number of career documents from one central location
  • Share your credentials with your network on your own professional website and across social networking sites
  • NEW! 2/2012   Show off your cutting-edge tech skills by using the new  Video Resume program. Click VideoResume to learn how!
If you have used the system before and already have an account, simply log in to begin.

Otherwise, click Create New Account.

  Click on Optimal Webinars button below to learn how to use the system via live and recorded training sessions!

Optimal Webinars - Live and recorded trainings for job seekers

Contact Us


For technical support please call 877-998-7654877-998-7654 or email

Center for Career Services and Cooperative Education
Stone Hall, 2nd floor
Montclair, NJ 07043


Main Office Hours:Mon.- Fri.8:30 to 4:30; Mon eves by appointment.