To help students discover lives of meaning and purpose during college and beyond.
To engage students with innovative and purposeful professional development opportunities that prepares them to apply their liberal arts education to the world of work.
A major objective of the Career Engagement Center is to ensure that every Cornell graduate will be able to articulate how their liberal arts education has prepared them professionally for the world after college. To achieve that end, the CEC is focused on the following four areas:
- Career Exploration: providing students with opportunities to define professional interests in and out of the classroom
- Competency Development: offering activities and experiences to help students become effective young professionals
- Confidence-Building: engaging students in a wide variety of experiential learning opportunities
- Capability: enabling students to effectively connect their liberal arts experience to opportunities after Cornell