One measure of the value of your college education is how well it will
translate into a job or graduate school opportunity.
Our students are
in demand in both areas.
attend top-tier graduate and professional schools to become entrepreneurs, researchers,
lawyers, professors, health care providers and media shapers. Our alumni fill
leadership roles in their places of employment, churches and communities. Regional and national
employers seek out
Messiah graduates for their academic preparation, work ethic and personal
We'll help you launch your career.
From your first
year to senior year, our Career Center supports your career planning. We help you
determine your strengths, select a major, weigh your vocational options,
research graduate schools or gather information on employers. Beyond an abundance
of informational resources—how to network, work a job fair, apply to graduate
school—we can help you talk it through with one-on-one counseling.
To help you
connect with potential employers, our Career Center hosts several events
throughout the year:
Career and Graduate School Expo and other
career fairs—we bring
potential employers to campus to provide networking and job placement
Into the Citycareer immersion programs—overnight trips to urban destinations for networking and job observation
and exploration opportunities
Pizza with Professionals—an opportune time of question and answer
with a professional in a small group setting
REZUMANIA—Career Center staff readily on hand to advise and review about resumes
Graduate School luncheon—an informal time of discovering whether graduate school is the best
option for you and your career
Etiquette Dinner and Networking Event—build confidence and refine your table
Your years spent
in our Christian community prepare you for a lifetime of sharing space, work
and yourself with others.
Todd Bosma '96
Director of game operations and events for the Portland Trail Blazers Todd Bosma ’96 is
in charge of making sure visitors have a memorable night at the game.