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For Parents

At the Career Center we encourage students to explore and understand their strengths, interests, and values and consider where they overlap to help them focus on finding a job or career they will do well in and enjoy.  The sooner students start to reflect on why education is relevant to their lives after college, the better. 

Many students choose to attend a liberal arts college because they have a variety of talents, skills, and interests; consequently, many have difficulty determining a major and an after-college direction. Learn more about how to keep your student on track.

Liberal arts majors have skills that are in demand—and they can qualify for many different kinds of jobs.

Wondering what your student can do with his or her liberal arts degree? (pdf) published by the Bureau of Labor Statistics

You're majoring in what? published in the Chicago Tribune featuring CC professors Jane Hilberry and David Mason

Interested in what recent graduates are doing?
The Career Center does surveys and collects data to help us examine where our students and graduates are headed after leaving CC. Contact the Career Center for the most up to date results.

Hire an Intern, Post a Job, and Recruit!
The Colorado College Career Center sees parents as invaluable resources in the search for quality opportunities. Who can better understand how the block plan and rigorous curriculum help students develop transferable skills for the job market? Find out more on the For Employers page.