The ultimate success of any university is measured by the success of its alumni.

Our focus on rigorous academic programs, translating theory into practice in every major,  internships, and research opportunities give you the solid experience that impresses employers and graduate schools.

Pathway to a Career

The OWU Connection provides the ideal mix of broad knowledge, critical-thinking skills, and practical experience to prepare you for your first job and a successful career. Autumn Ford ’23 is a Staff Assistant for Rep. Jonathan Jackson in the U.S. House of Representatives.

Stories about recent graduates

Pathway to Graduate School

Research opportunities provided by The OWU Connection have given Ohio Wesleyan the leg up to earn national awards and acceptance into prestigious graduate programs. Kaito Iwasaki ’23 is in the Ph.D. program in Applied and Interdisciplinary Mathematics at the University of Michigan.


Stories about recent graduates

Pathways of International Students

For more than 100 years, students from around the world graduate from OWU and launch into impressive graduate programs and careers. Ali Amer ’23 is in the Ph.D. program in Biology at Auburn University.

International Student Stories

Take a look at the success of our recent graduates in landing jobs and being admitted to prestigious graduate schools.

A Few Class of 2019 Employers
AVS Equine Hospital - Tallahassee, Florida
Bartlett House - Ghent, NY
Battelle Memorial Institute - Columbus
Bureau of Land Management - Kremmling, Colorado
Columbus Division of Police - Columbus
Financial Center Credit Union - Indianapolis
Findaway - Solon, Ohio
The First Tee - St. Augustine, Florida
Happy Kidds Pediatric Dentistry - New York City
Hypres, Inc. - Elmsford, New York
Institute of Reading Development - Atlanta
JP Morgan Chase - Columbus
Mid-Ohio Workers Association - Columbus
Morgan Stanley - New York City
National Ecological Observatory Network - Fairbank, Alaska
Nationwide Children’s Hospital - Columbus
Nocterra Brewing Company - Powell, Ohio
Northwestern Mutual - New York City
Peace Corps - Fiji
The Potomac School - McLean, Virginia
Preservation Parks of Delaware, Ohio
PricewaterhouseCoopers - Columbus
Primary Health Solutions - Hamilton, Ohio
ScribeAmerica - Columbus
Skylight Financial Group - Cleveland
Spark Foundry - Seattle
Swarthmore College - Swarthmore, Pennsylvania
Toole Design Group - Columbus
UBS Financial Services - Chicago
ViaQuest, Inc. - Dublin, Ohio
Walt Disney Company - Orlando, Florida
Wunderlich Box Company - St. Louis

Measured Success

Navigation Partners

The mission of Ohio Wesleyan's Career Connection is to help all OWU students develop and implement the tools and tenacity to navigate the path from college into the professional world. 100% of 2019 graduates who worked with Career Connection agreed the work helped them pursue their future.

Career Connection