Education Professions +

Are you excited by the value of human potential and development?
Are you a lifelong learner and explorer?
Do you love to think about how to explain complicated things to diverse audiences?

Education Professions + prepares Grinnellians for careers in teaching and higher education, DEI, school administration, education policy, mental health and counseling, social work, training and development, and more.

For Students Interested in Education, Mental Health, & DEI Experiences/Careers

Grinnell 2nd, 3rd, and 4th Year students,

Are you interested in pursuing undergrad experiences and/or a post-grad career in education, mental health, and/or DEI related fields? If so, please schedule an appointment via Handshake with me, Chad Berman, the Director …

By Chad Berman
Chad Berman Lawrence S. Pidgeon Director, Education Professions Career Community
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The Winning Advantage: Why College Athletes Make Great Employees

In today’s competitive job market, employers are constantly seeking candidates who bring a diverse range of skills and qualities to the table. College athletes stand out as exceptional potential employees due to the unique attributes they develop through their sports …

By Michael Lawrence
Michael Lawrence Director, Business & Finance Career Community
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Seniors: Tell Your Story

The Class of 2023 Graduate Survey continues, even if the CLS’s raffle is over. We’ll be collecting graduates’ outcomes data through January 2024, and we sincerely hope you’ll find the time to tell us what you’ve done as a Grinnellian …

By Sarah Barks
Sarah Barks Senior Director, STEM Career Communities & Analytics
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Going Forth Podcasts

Resources

This resource features some of the most common mental health careers, along with relevant degrees and links to accredited programs …

Explore the Education Professions + Career Community’s official master list of education, mental health, and DEI related experiential and career related …

The CLS and Office of Communication and Marketing (OCM) are thrilled to introduce the Iris Photo Booth, your go-to resource …

Firsthand Vault Guides

Vault Guide to Education Jobs, Third Edition

The Vault Guides to Jobs series provides essential information about key careers and industries, with an emphasis on preparing for …

Vault Guide to Coaching and Sports Training, Third Edition

The Vault Guides to Jobs series provides essential information about key careers and industries, with an emphasis on preparing for …

Vault Guide to Religious Ministries Jobs, Second Edition

The Vault Guides to Jobs series provides essential information about key careers and industries, with an emphasis on preparing for …

Vault Guide to Foreign Languages and Studies Jobs, Second Edition

The Vault Guides to Jobs series provides essential information about key careers and industries, with an emphasis on preparing for …

Vault Career Guide to Education, Third Edition

Nearly one in four Americans is an enrolled student at any given time. As a result of this great demand …

Vault Guide to Social Sciences Jobs, Second Edition

The Vault Guides to Jobs series provides essential information about key careers and industries, with an emphasis on preparing for …

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