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What Is an Applicant Tracking System? Your Questions Answered!

You’ve probably seen the stats that say a majority of resumes are screened out by applicant tracking systems (ATS) and never seen by a human. Or you’ve heard that if you don’t use enough of the right keywords, your application …

By Rachel Pelta - Forage
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How to write a standout cover letter

When applying for jobs, cover letters are an easy way to set yourself apart from the crowd and help you move on to the next round of consideration. This doesn’t mean, however, that you should write your cover letter in …

By Dahlia Keen - College Recruiter
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Corporate Jargon Gen Z Should Know

There’s enough to worry about when entering the workforce: What are my responsibilities? Am I capable enough to do this job? Will my manager like me? Corporate jargon shouldn’t add to your stress. From terms like “bandwidth” to acronyms like …

By Zoe Kaplan - Forage
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What Are Writing Skills?

You don’t need to be the great next American novelist to use writing skills. Writing skills apply to nearly every field, even if you’re not working in a creative career.

At work, writing is a hard skill we use to …

By Zoe Kaplan - Forage
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Top Interpersonal Skills Employers Look For

Often known as people skills, interpersonal skills are the soft skills you use to interact with others. In the workplace, these skills are essential to being an effective team player and contributing to a positive work environment.

Yet some interpersonal …

By Zoe Kaplan - Forage
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Student Resources

Applicant Tracking Systems and Professional Summaries

When applying to full-time positions outside of WITworks, seniors and alumni need to tailor their resumes to each position they …

Co-op FAQS

Answers to some of the most frequently asked questions about Co-ops at Wentworth.

How to Keep Your Resume to One Page

Sometimes keeping a resume to one page seems like an impossible task, but there are ways to do it. These …

Co-op & Career Advisors’ Favorite Job Search Website

Check out this list of the Co-op & Career Advisors’ favorite job search sites to get the most out of …

Commonly Asked Interview Questions for Alumni

Prepare for your next interview with these commonly asked interview questions.

Technical Competencies

Check out this list of technical competencies and professional skills employers are looking for by major.

Featured Classes

Excel: Power Query (Get & Transform)

Oz du Soleil
View Oz’s LinkedIn Newsletter Power Query is a feature in Excel that allows you to quickly import data from multiple…

Microsoft 365 Teams Administrator Associate Cert Prep (AZ-700): Managing Collaboration Tools

Robert McMillen
The collaboration and communication that Microsoft Teams enables can be an invaluable tool for businesses, as shown by the exponential…

Cert Prep: Excel Associate – Microsoft Office Specialist for Microsoft 365 Apps

Jennifer McBee
If you want to earn the Excel Associate – Microsoft Office Specialist certification for Microsoft 365 Apps, this course can…

Cybersecurity Careers: Getting Started as a CISO

Jerich Beason
Chief information security officer (CISO) has ascended to an executive role in most organizations, and all signs point to its…

AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Professional (SAP-C02) Cert Prep: 3 Continuous Improvement for Existing Solutions

Noah Gift
Ready for the next step of your study plan to get prepped for official certification? Earning your AWS Certified Solutions…

Advanced Data Visualizations: 10 Uncommon Plot Types and How to Use Them

Franz Buscha
Data visualization is a critical component of data analysis and data science. In this course, economics professor Franz Buscha introduces…

Microsoft 365 Enterprise Administrator Expert (MS-100) Cert Prep: Plan Workloads and Applications

Ed Liberman
In today’s complex computing environment, your organization needs more than simple on-premises solutions. Microsoft 365 can help businesses move networking…

Developing on AWS Pinpoint for Analytics and User Engagement (2019)

Bear Cahill
Amazon Pinpoint is a service in AWS that enables customer engagement through SMS, email, voice messages, and push notifications. Today’s…

Cert Prep: Accredited VeriSM Professional

A VeriSM Professional has the skills and knowledge needed to implement VeriSM service management solutions within an organization. Getting certified…

Advance Your Cybersecurity Career

Henri Davis
If you’re feeling bored, stuck in your role, and you aren’t sure how to land a new position, you may…

Microsoft 365 Fundamentals (MS-900) Cert Prep: 2 Core Microsoft 365 Services and Concepts

This course continues a series on preparing for the Microsoft 365 Fundamentals (MS-900) exam, a useful certification to have if…

How to Get a Job in Web3 and Blockchain

Anthony Day
Blockchain technology and Web3 are transforming the way economies, businesses, and applications run worldwide, and there is a steadily increasing…

Nail Your C# Developer Interview (2017)

Reynald Adolphe
Applying for C# programming jobs? Find out what questions to expect in your C# or .NET developer interview and how…

Excel: Creating a Dashboard with Power Query (Microsoft 365)

Leila Gharani
Creating an Excel dashboard from scratch can feel overwhelming. How do you start? What if you have a lot of…

Microsoft Power Platform Fundamentals (PL-900) Cert Prep: Power Virtual Agents

Rishona Elijah
This foundational course for Power Virtual Agents will teach you the skills you need to prepare for the Microsoft Power…

React for Web Designers

Joe Chellman
You don’t have to start from scratch with React. This super popular JavaScript framework can make your existing websites and…

Building Your Cybersecurity Talent Pipeline

Tia Hopkins
Cyberattacks are becoming more frequent, infrastructures are becoming more complex, and hiring and retaining cybersecurity resources is becoming increasingly difficult.…

Defining Your Data Career Path

Kate Strachnyi
In this course, Kate Strachnyi, one of the data world’s leading voices, shows you what data career options exist and…

Cert Prep: Certified Analytics Professional (CAP)

Jungwoo Ryoo
Want to accelerate your career in data science and analytics? Consider earning the Certified Analytics Professional (CAP) credential. This premier…

Elasticsearch Essential Training (2017)

Ben Sullins
Elasticsearch has been widely adopted in search engine platforms for modern web and mobile applications. Combined with the power of…

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Career Outcomes

The First Destination Survey is administered bi-annually to all bachelor’s and master’s degree students who participated in the December, April, or August commencement exercises. The data below is collected up to six months following graduation by Wentworth Institute of Technology’s Center for Cooperative Education and Career Development. This information is collected in accordance with the national standards established by NACE.

View our comprehensive Class of 2021 report here which includes longitudinal comparisons through 2018.

If you are a member of the Class of 2022 please complete the Career Outcomes survey here.

  • First Destination
  • Top Employers
  • Employment Quality
  • Starting Salary
  • Employment Locations
  • Top Universities
  • Fields of Study
  • Degree Types

First Destination

First Destination is a nationally recognized term that is used to describe the first experiences of college graduates.  At Wentworth, we survey students at cap and gown pick-up and follow up within six months following graduation. Undergraduate students pursue a variety of opportunities post-graduation, including full-time employment, graduate school, and entrepreneurial endeavors.