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The Sam M. Walton College of Business

Career Center: Connecting Students and Employers

The dedicated staff of the Sam M. Walton College of Business Career Development Center will assist you as you make decisions today that will affect your career tomorrow!

Save the Date for these Spring 2017 Events!

Company of the Day: These organizations will have an information table at the WCOB second floor entrance Wednesday mornings throughout the semester – make a plan to stop by and meet them!

For questions about any of these events, please email CareerCenter@walton.uark.edu.



For Students

For Employers

The dedicated staff of the Sam M. Walton College of Business Career Development Center strives to connect you with outstanding students to meet your hiring needs, including full-time employment, part-time positions, and internships. We can help you recruit and engage students in many different ways!

Career Center News

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J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc., U of A Create Supply Chain Innovation Center

J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc. is making a $2.75 million investment in the University of Arkansas to create the J.B. Hunt Innovation Center of Excellence. The center will be a collaborative effort between the company, the College of Engineering and the Walton College to advance supply chain management efficiency through technology.

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Grox Industries to Compete in Rice Business Plan Competition

Grox Industries will compete with some of the world’s top universities for more than $1 million in prizes at the 17th annual Rice Business Plan Competition at Rice University, April 6-8, 2017.

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Bear State Bank Supports Fleischer Spirit Scholars Program

Bear State Bank of Little Rock is making a gift of $50,000 to the Fleischer Spirit Scholars Program at the University of Arkansas. The program fosters commitment and entrepreneurial growth for Arkansas communities.

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Eight U of A Students to Be Selected to Attend Friedman Conference in Vermont

Eight University of Arkansas students will be selected to attend a three-day conference in Vermont to learn about and discuss the political and economic free-market principles advanced by Nobel Laureate Milton Friedman.



 

 

 

 

Walton College Touts Employment Outcomes

90% of Walton College graduates responded to the latest employment survey. (Fall 2015 - Spring 2016)

88%

Percentage of job-seeking Walton College undergraduates who were employed at graduation.


$52,112

The average salary for a Walton undergraduate business major.


3

Walton graduates received an average of 3 job offers during their job search.


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from the latest Walton College Employment Survey.


About the Career Center

  • Our staff: Contact us
  • Our purpose: The core purpose of the Sam M. Walton College of Business Career Development Center is to provide students with knowledge, skills, and insight in the career development, professional development and employment processes.
  • Our mission: To assist students with positive career explorations, whether their chosen career path includes pursuit of experiential educational experiences, pursuit of an advanced degree or the quest for post-graduation employment. The target market for our services includes the undergraduate and graduate Walton College student population and those employers and education institutions interested in recruiting the best.
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Special thanks to our 2016-2017 Corporate Sponsors:

 

 Walmart
ALDI
 P66

 

 Schneider
 Spectrum