The Center for Career Development provides a variety of programs & services to assist students with developing & meeting their career goals. From one-on-one coaching to interactive workshops, staff are committed to student professional development.
Through a liberal arts education and academically challenging coursework, Wesleyan College's students develop skills desired by employers. When you hire from Wesleyan, you will gain an employee who is both academically & professionally prepared.
According to The Association of American Colleges and Universities (2013), three in four employers would recommend a liberal arts education as the best way to prepare for success in today’s global economy. Employers consistently prioritize learning that involves critical thinking, oral and written communication, and complex problem solving.
Employers strongly endorse educational practices that involve students in active learning, including collaborative problem-solving, internships, research, senior projects, and community engagements. They strongly endorse practices that require applying their learning to a real-world setting.
With many liberal arts colleges facing pressure to demonstrate that they adequately prepare students for the job market, we have risen above the competition to ensure superior career preparation & professional development for all students.
Of Wesleyan students will complete a professional development experience by 2020
Minimum number of Career Development interactions a Wesleyan student will have during her college experience.
of Wesleyan students will complete a Professional Practice Seminar course to strategically prepare for their next steps after graduation.
Wesleyan College is privileged to steward many arts and cultural events and share them with the community. Most are free and open to the public. Wesleyan art galleries are open M-F 1:30 – 5:00 PM and on Wesleyan Market Saturdays from 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM.View More
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Wesleyan College is home to five NCAA Division III sports: soccer, basketball, volleyball, tennis, and softball. In addition, we offer an award-winning Intercollegiate Horse Show Association (IHSA) Equestrian program.Learn More