Explore our library of valuable career resources below.
Looking for assistance figuring a career path for your chosen major or finding internships and full-time job opportunities? Unsure about interviewing or need helping writing or updating your resume or other job search documents? Or perhaps you are considering post-graduate studies or would like to learn about grants and fellowship opportunities. The good news is that you have come to the right place!
- OWU Strengths Assessment – Learn more about what makes you the best YOU possible by reviewing your OWU Strengths results and personalized insights.
- Match Major Sheets – Discover the careers, work settings, and more associated with your specific major
- Challenge Mindset Cards (PDF) – Review challenges, descriptions & job titles to help guide your career choice
Gap Year Opportunities
These programs welcome and accept applications from students in all Career Communities. However, we've listed below each the Career Communities that may be most interested in each Gap Year Opportunity. If you have any questions about any of these programs, make an appointment with a Career Catalyst!
Global Vision International: Pre-Health, Social Impact, STEM
Where There Be Dragons: Humanities & The Arts, Social Impact, STEM
Americorps: Business & Economics, Education & Communication, Pre-Health, Social Impact, STEM
Teach for America: Education & Communication, Social Impact
Peace Corps : Business & Economics, Education & Communication, Humanities & The Arts, Pre-Health, Social Impact, STEM
Go Abroad: Business & Economics, Education & Communication, Humanities & The Arts, Pre-Health, Social Impact, STEM
Fulbright: Business & Economics, Education & Communication, Humanities & The Arts, Pre-Health, Social Impact, STEM
- Alumni Partners Program – Connect with fellow Bishops from around the world for networking, advice, and more! These Alumni are happy to be contacted directly by students, Alumni, staff, and faculty.
- OWU Alumni Network on LinkedIn – Join our wide-reaching network on LinkedIn to connect and network with friends and alumni (Don't have a LinkedIn profile yet? Learn how to create one here. (PDF))
Opportunities & Grants
- Grants & Funding – Explore funding for internships and experiential learning opportunities.
- Student Assistantship Program (StAP) and Legacy Internships – Translate classroom learnings into real-world experiences right here on campus.
- Interstride– An interactive portal to support international students and empower global opportunities. Search for jobs by your visa status plus more!
- "Get Real" Student Experiences! – Check out what fellow OWU students have done for their internship/experiential learning opportunities.
Ohio Wesleyan University has partnered with a group of Employer Partners represent top companies and nonprofits in the rapidly evolving world that offer great opportunities for OWU students. Please see more about them here!
We also partner with fantastic programs that offer great internships to students. Please see below.
- Summer on the Cuyahoga – Immersion program with students from top schools
- New York Arts Program – Fully immersive experience for performing and visual arts
- The Philadelphia Center – Earn credit while living and learning independently
- Human Connections – Collaborate with local entrepreneurs in Riviera Nayarit
OWU Strengths Assessment
Take the OWU Strengths Assessment to learn about your top 5 Strengths! See more details on this page here.