The experts at the Center for Career Development and Internships can help you find your career path and guide you through building your resume, interviewing, internships and job search.
As soon as you arrive on campus, the four-year Career Gateway Program begins preparing you for life beyond college. You’ll access career coaching, mentoring, workshops, site visits to regional employers, networking events and internships.
Whether you are looking for internships, applying to graduate school or preparing to enter the job market, these classes provide key insights to help you propser outside the classroom.
The Handshake online network connects Wilkes students with internships and career opportunities across the country. More than 500,000 companies use Handshake to connect and build relationships.
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Gain real world experience, clarify your career choice and confirm your future. We can pair you with the perfect productive work experience!
The Center for Career Development and Internships has helped me to prepare for my four internships with promising companies. I was able to grow as a professional and network with potential employers.Ashlee Przywara | Marketing Major
(The director) helped me reorganize and revamp my resume so that it was more appealing to employers.Logan Gabrielson ’21 | Environmental Engineering Major
Working in the Career Center has provided me with many great resources and support that have significantly contributed to my success in the graduate school application process.Monica Morrison | Psychology Major
Wilkes has consistently provided quality interns, ready to enter the workforce and provide immediate value to employers.Reginald Miller | Borton-Lawson