The four year plan is designed to help you take initiative throughout your entire time at Wesleyan to be prepared for lifelong career success. Career development is a combination of exploration and action as well as reflection on skills gained both inside and outside of the classroom.
The Center for Career Development maintains two online platforms to assist students in reaching their professional goals and aspirations:
Focus 2 is a career assessment and education planning tool customized to Wesleyan College. A variety of assessments, the ability to explore major and career options, and a professional development tracking system are all available to students through Focus2.
Purple Briefcase hosts an internal job and internship board, and allows students to upload their resumes, which potential employers can then view. Students can create a visual profile and find employers who have specifically reached out to Wesleyan College to recruit students. In addition, Purple Briefcase maintains a large library of career development resources, including a platform allowing students to record themselves answering interview questions. Current students can find more information about how to access FOCUS2 and Purple Briefcase on the Career Development section of WesPortal.
The Center for Career Development offers a wide variety of programs and services to meet your professional development needs:
Individual advising can assist students with:
Career Peer Mentors are upper class students specially trained to review students’ resume and cover letters. These three students serve as a vital link between Wesleyan College students and Career Development staff, as well as fill essential roles in advising and educating students and providing project and programming assistance to Career Development staff. Career Peer Mentors host drop in office hours every week in the Center for Career Development. For a listing of their current availability, please see our Facebook page.
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