Careers & Outcomes

Purpose found in the world.

Cal Lutheran's academic majors and graduate programs are designed around student learning outcomes. We believe that these are the tools which our graduates take with them into the world enabling them to succeed—no matter where their purpose takes them.

By the numbers

Our career counselors get in touch with students during their very first semester on campus to help with resume writing, interviewing, salary negotiations, and applying to graduate schools to help students begin their careers successfully.


Employed or in graduate school


Participated in an internship

Undergraduate survey results as of nine months after graduation in May 2015. (83% response rate)

What Employers Want

The skills you'll learn through our core curriculum are exactly the skills that are in demand from employers.


Want effective oral and written communication


Want critical thinking and analytical reasoning


Want employees to connect choices to ethical decisions


Want students to acquire broad knowledge

Source: National Survey of Business and Non Profit Leaders, Association of American Colleges & Universities

Preparing You to Succeed

Cal Lutheran's excellent career counselors in the Office of Career Services get in touch with students during their very first term on campus. These counselors offer workshops on resume writing, interviewing, salary negotiations, applying to graduate schools, and other critical skills to help students begin their careers successfully.

20,000+ Employer contacts for jobs and internships