Services at a Glance


The Center for Career and Professional Development provides services and resources for Whittier College students and alumni to succeed at every stage in their career.

We are committed to providing high quality, personalized career support that helps students and alumni take the necessary steps to achieve their career goals. Additionally, we help students and alumni learn to apply their liberal arts education in real-world scenarios, enabling them to successfully compete in a demanding job market.

  • Handshake is an online access to internships, jobs, and networking for students, alumni, faculty, and employers 
  • Career Development and Exploration
  • Career Assessments Tools
  • Internships
  • Resume and Cover Letter Development
  • Interview Preparation
  • Graduate and Professional School Preparation
  • Success on the Job
  • On-Campus Presentations