Preparing students for life and work in a global society is at the heart of the lllinois Wesleyan experience.

Survey Chart96%

of 2015 graduates who responded to the survey are employed or working on advanced degrees

 

74%  Employed 

22%  Graduate/Professional School

4%     Seeking Employment or Undecided

 

The Hart Career Center conducted the Class of 2015 First Destination Survey within six months of graduation and obtained additional self-reported data. 


Graduates Succeed in Many Sectors

Healthcare

Healthcare

18 %

Education

Education

11%

Insurance

Insurance

10 %

Accounting

Accounting

9 %


Titans Hired by the World's Top Employers

AIG

Allstate

Caterpillar

COUNTRY Financial

Deloitte

Ernst & Young

Google

Kimberly-Clark

KPMG

Northwestern Medical Center

PricewaterhouseCoopers

RSM

Starcom USA

State Farm Insurance

United Airlines

Wolfram Research LLC

Accounting Interns

 

2015 Internship Fair


Titans Can Be Found Everywhere

 

USA Map

Graduates are also working or studying in England, Austria, Italy, Spain, and Japan, to name a few. 


Testimonials

Alan Russian '15

“I never thought I’d be working for a company like Google. But after seeing my computer science friends get internships at places like Amazon and Boeing, I made getting an internship at Google my goal.”

Alan Russian ’15
Software Engineer, Google’s Los Angeles office
Google software engineering intern, summer 2014

Lexia Swope '15

“Through the Action Research Seminar, we had to create a project, and I chose to work with the Boys & Girls Club and create my own program, the healthy lifestyles program Track Your Life, for youth. I would never had been able to do this if it wasn’t for Illinois Wesleyan.”

Lexia Swope ’15
Graduate student, University of Illinois School of Social Work

“My internship at Chicago Dramatists made me more interested in exploring arts administration, a side of theatre I hadn’t experienced before.”

Iris Sowlat ’15
Artistic and Development Events, American Theater Company, Chicago

Leo Mortinez '15

“Everyone [at Illinois Wesleyan] is very motivated and determined to excel, whether in school, sports or other activities. Being in this environment definitely pushed me to do my best and stay on top of my game.”

Leo Martinez ’15
Systems Engineer, Progressive Insurance in Colorado
Progressive Insurance intern, summer 2014

Nikolay Narnev '15

“Illinois Wesleyan prepared me for my career by giving me exposure to aspects of finance I found interesting and sparking my interest to further investigate these topics outside of the classroom.”

Nikolay Karnev ’15
Financial Analyst, BlackRock, London
BlackRock financial analyst intern, summer 2014