Career Center

The Knowlton Center for Career Exploration

Network of 40,000+ Alumni

16 Career Coaches

96% of Grads Working in Desired Field

State-of-the-Art
Programs & Opportunities

From building a resume to landing an internship to getting into graduate school or finding a great first job, our 16 career coaches and industry experts at the Knowlton Center are there every step of the way.

100+ on-campus career programs

$600,000+ for internship stipends

16 career coaches and over 3,300+ personal coaching sessions per year

Recruiters from Business, Technology, Healthcare, Finance and more!

Personalized Career Coaching

There are lots of opportunities for your career coach to get to know you! Get personalized career advice in 1:1 appointments, or participate in workshops to learn interview skills, resume-writing, and LinkedIn best practices, to name a few.

Career Readiness Boot Camp

Over the course of three days, you’ll master career basics, explore industries and career paths, network with Denison alumni and professionals, fine tune your interviewing skills, and much more.

Journey Program

Unsure what you want to do after college? You're not alone! In the Journey program, you will reflect on the kind of work that is fulfilling and determine what success means to you.

Career Communities

Seven unique communities provide industry knowledge, internship and job postings, resources, events and opportunities, connections with professionals, and more.


Career backdrop

Upcoming
Workshops, Events,
& Accelerators

Aug. 29 - Dec. 16 9:00am - 5:00pm

Peer Career Coaching Drop Ins Every Week Day

Do you have a quick question and want to talk to the Knowlton Center? Have a resume for us to review? Not sure where to get started and want to see what resources we offer? Peer Coaches are available to work

Sep. 20 - Dec. 20 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Ed Studies Resume Session

Ed Studies Resume Session

Dec. 15 4:00pm - 5:00pm

2023 Out for Undergrad Business Conference

Welcome to the 2023 Out for Undergrad Business Conference Application! In April 2022, O4U Business (O4UB) hosted its first hybrid conference amidst the pandemic, continuing to serve as the premier conference fo

Jan. 9 - 12, 2023 10:00am - 12:00pm

The Journey Program: January 2023 Virtual Edition

Join The Journey Program virtually January 9-12, 2023, from 10-12:00PM ET to become intentional about your life and utilize your time at Denison in the most powerful way possible. You will spend time reflectin

Jan. 9 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Workshop: Financial Planning for Beginners

If you’re looking to take control and get comfortable with your finances, this workshop is a great first step. Learn how to make financial decisions by reflecting on your personal values and how they can influe

Jan. 11 - 13, 2023 8:30am - 8:00pm

Senior Career Ready Boot Camp

Head back from winter break a few days early to join for the Class of 2023 Senior Career Ready Boot Camp - January 11-13, 2023. Don’t worry; there won’t be any push-ups or sprints, but you will spend 3 days wo

Jan. 17 - 26, 2023

Accelerator: Intro to Excel

Explore and get comfortable navigating in Microsoft Excel and learn to employ Excel for your basic data processing needs. Excel is a foundational tool used by every company and many individuals for building con

Jan. 23 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Workshop: Budgeting Bootcamp

Practice crafting your personal financial statements and a budget to set you on the path to personal financial success. At the end of this session you will be able to: -Create a balance sheet and income stateme


Career connections across campus

Recruiting for careers and internships

Students can participate in on-campus employer recruiting programs and they can connect directly with employers, and learn about internship opportunities. Students can also get information about their professional interests through on-campus informational sessions, interviews, trips, and networking opportunities across the US.

Career-infused classroom learning

Denison provides career liaisons and career exploration and outcome programming to our faculty to help students articulate the workplace relevance of their coursework experience.


Land the Life-changing Internship

Set your internship goals — what you want to learn, achieve, and contribute.

2022­-2023 Museum Interns

Interns at the Denison Museum spend time with antiquities, art and objects that enhance their learning, and deepen their connection to their research.

Outcomes
The Denison Difference

A Denison education sets you apart (and we can prove it):
We call it “the Denison Difference.”
96%
of recent graduates are working in their desired field or position.
99%
of alumni are currently employed or in graduate school.
94%
of alumni are satisfied with how well Denison prepared them for professional success after college.

At Denison, you get a liberal arts education, plus pragmatic skills for the workplace. Employers want people who can assess a situation, ask probing questions, research the issue and propose solutions. They also want you to know how to master an excel sheet, manage a meeting, and budget your time. Students in every major learn these critical skills. It’s our secret sauce, and we’ve got the data to prove it.

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