At the Career Development Center (CDC) you will find connections, resources and expert advice to optimize your search and yield results.  From choosing a major and exploring career options to resume writing and interview preparation, the CDC is your “go to” collaborator and coach for career success.  To start, you can:

Massachusetts Educational Recruiting Consortium (MERC) Career Fair

The 44th annual Massachusetts Educational Recruiting Consortium (MERC) Career Fair is being held on Thursday, April 19th, from 10am-3pm in George Sherman Union, Boston University. Learn more about this event, including how to register, here

About the Career Development Center


school top ranked in all three career categories (career services, placement, internships)

Princeton Review (2017-18)

Best Career Services

Princeton Review (2018)

Best Career Placement

Princeton Review (2018)

Best Schools for Internships

Princeton Review (2017-18)

First-Destination Success

Nearly 93% of graduates (bachelor’s, master’s and PhD) from WPI’s class of 2016 were successful in securing employment, admission to graduate or professional school, military service or volunteer work (Peace Corps, City Year, etc.) six months after graduation – a remarkable success rate based on data from almost 92% of the class.

Hire WPI

Are you an employer interested in learning more about WPI students? From career fairs to on-campus interviews to information sessions, there are many ways employers can recruit and connect with WPI students and alumni for full-time jobs, summer internships, co-op positions, and more.


Career Development Center Services