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Center for Vocation and Career

The Center for Vocation and Career equips students to use their liberal arts education to thrive in their careers as they reflect kingdom values, and help build the church and benefit society worldwide.

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"Our relationship with Wheaton College is time-tested. Students are prepared to contribute early in their careers with a strong academic foundation and the leadership qualities necessary to engage with a complex, global organization."

– Scott Searles, Senior Consultant, Kimberly-Clark Corporation 

Discover your Strengths

Start your career journey by taking the CliftonStrengths assessment, based on Gallup research, to help identify what makes you unique and powerful. Take the assessment and then come in to the CVC with your friends for a customized group coaching session about your individual strengths – what you naturally do best! Join the movement of 19 million+ people around the world who have discovered their strengths and how to use them.

Receive personalized coaching and career guidance.

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Handshake is now at Wheaton College

Introducing Handshake, the leading career platform used at over 400 colleges and by more than 200,000 employers.

Engage with the CVC

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Signature five part event series for sophomores only.

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Recruit at Wheaton

Hire Wheaties for jobs and internships.

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Meet with a Career Coach

Make an appointment with a Career Coach on Handshake.

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Relevant: Vocation and Career

Preparing students for career and vocation is one of Wheaton's top priorities.

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78% of the class of 2017 completed at least one internship.

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54% of sophomores attended at least one Canvas event in 2016-2017.

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In 2016-2017, 68 employers participated in on-campus recruiting


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Meet the CVC Team

Our team is dynamic, growing, and ready to connect with students, employers, and alumni. Get to know our team and take the first step by making an appointment with a Career Coach.

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