Playing to Your Strengths
Integrative Career Development moves learned concepts to real-world experiences
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“At Mitchell I have learned how I learn and figured out what works for me, in and out of the classroom.”
Johnathan Atkinson ‘16
It’s time to explore what makes you distinct, what special talents you bring to the table. College is about the transition into life—working, contributing, living fully—and in life, it is best to play to your strengths. We create opportunities to discover where you excel and the work that inspires you in programs with our professional partners. We encourage you to stretch and test yourself, take risks, through Integrative Career Development experiences with local employers, charities, research institutions, schools—a wide range of partners. More than a single internship, you experience many interactions with people and places that span and expand your interests backed up by your professors and our career experts on staff.
Integrative Career Development
Mitchell College’s Integrative Career Development program partners with leading Southeastern Connecticut organizations to enhance its academic programs and increase pathways to professional employment for students. The program features:
- Coordinated, progressive experiences with community businesses and organizations throughout all four years of every academic program at Mitchell College
- Experiences guided by faculty enable students to explore their academic interests and related careers with less anxiety
- Interaction with industry professionals expands students’ networks and creates pathways to regional employment
The professors see that you want to grow, to nurture your education, and they give you all the opportunities to make that happen.
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