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.
This 1-credit course taken in the junior or senior year offers focused instruction on writing resumes and cover letters, graduate school applications, mock interviewing, business etiquette and personal marketing.
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.
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
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years of career-focused preparation via the Career Gateway Program
career and internship fairs hosted on campus each academic year