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Career Success

Ready for Work, Ready for Life, Ready for Anything

At Champlain, your career is not simply an idea that matters years down the road. It's steeped into everything you'll do, starting on day one. See how our focus on deep skill sets and extensive hands-on experiences translates into real value for you in the marketplace, well before you graduate.

Here, you'll be encouraged to explore and question your way toward your professional passions and career. It's all about you-discovering and doing what you love. Since our founding in 1878, Champlain College has had a long tradition of creating academic, professional, and personal opportunities for growth that excel graduates into targeted career fields.


Just the Facts

92%


of Champlain College students are employed or continuing education six months post-graduation.

88%


of employed Champlain graduates work directly in their field of study six months post-graduation.

91%


of Champlain graduates take part in an experiential learning opportunity prior to graduating.

Hands-on experience translates to real-world value

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READY FOR WORK

Internships

There's a reason 91% of Champlain students participate in an internship before they graduate: Because there's no substitute for experience. None.

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READY FOR LIFE

InSight Program

Milestone moments in your career, personal finances, and overall wellbeing aren't years away—we'll teach you to start reaching for them today.

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READY FOR ANYTHING

Experience More

We know opportunity starts with access, which is why we bring internships, client-based work, and professional projects to you through our on-campus Centers of Experience .

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BE IN DEMAND

Market-Focused Majors

Your major matters. Your industry's hiring trends do, too. That's why we offer field-focused support, designed to launch you into a future-proof career.

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BE A PRIORITY

Career Collaborative Support

Whether you prefer to meet with your dedicated Career Counselor or browse résumé best practices online, access and opportunities are at your fingertips.

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BE PRESENT

Events, Networking & Job Fairs

From on-site visits at corporate headquarters to on-campus recruitment events, more than 5,000 partner organizations look to Champlain to find talent.

 

Explore Career-Focused Majors

"We've hired many Champlain students as interns and full-time employees. They tend to be very professional and experienced."

Union Street Media, Burlington, VT

 

Graduate School Admission Agreements

Champlain has established graduate school admission agreements with programs at New York Law School, New York University, and Vermont Law School.

Get the details

 

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Thanks for getting in touch. Download your Academic Book here. Please reach out anytime if you have any questions about Champlain; you can call or text us at (802) 625-0201 or email us at admission@champlain.edu.

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