Career Outcomes

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)

First Destination Survey Results

97% of graduates of the class of 2014 were either enrolled in graduate programs or employed within nine months of graduation. Across all majors, 71% of graduates were working and 26% were furthering their education.

Career & Graduate School Services

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.


Cal Lutheran Employers

Our job and internship database has over 20,000 employer contacts, including:

  • JP Morgan Chase & Co.
  • Fox News Channel
  • Dole Food Company
  • Fidelity Investments
  • ELCA World Hunger Project
  • Thrivent Financial
  • U.S. Dept. of Veteran Affairs
  • U.S. Navy
  • L.A. Unified School District
  • Ojai Unified School District
  • Xerox
  • Walt Disney Company
  • Financial West Group
  • View more...

Career Services is dedicated to helping students and alumni with all career related matters. Services are free and do not expire. is a comprehensive database of job and internship opportunities.

What you'll find:

  • Job and internship listings
  • Workshops and networking events
  • Resume builder
  • Resource library
  • Employer profiles
  • Facebook and calendar integration