University of Arkansas

Walton College

The Sam M. Walton College of Business

Career Services: Connecting Students and Employers

The dedicated staff of Walton Career Services will assist you as you make decisions today that will affect your career tomorrow!

Save the date for these spring 2018 events!

For questions about any of these events, please email careerservices@walton.uark.edu. Check Handshake and the University Career Development Center's calendar for additional campus wide events and career fairs.




For Students

For Employers

The dedicated staff of Career Services strive 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!

New & Noteworthy

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Jebaraj Named Director of Center for Business and Economic Research

Mervin Jebaraj has been named director of the Center for Business and Economic Research at the Sam M. Walton College of Business at the University of Arkansas following a national search. His new role begins effective Jan. 1.

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Walton Career Services Preps Students for Career Readiness

In addition to traditional career fairs, professional development sessions, informational sessions and interviews, this semester’s events will include weekly Are You Ready? pop-up shops, as well as its Company of the Day program.

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Blockchain Hackathon a Success For Students, Companies

Sixty-five students from across the University of Arkansas each worked more than a dozen hours to push the limits of blockchain technology and propose creative and imaginative solutions for six use cases posed by Northwest Arkansas industries.

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Myers Joins Walton Development Team

Wren Myers is joining the Sam M. Walton College of Business at the University of Arkansas as assistant director of development.



 

 

 

 

Walton College Touts Employment Outcomes

92% of Walton College graduates responded to the latest employment survey. (Fall 2016 - Spring 2017)

87%

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


$52,512

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 Career Services

  • Our staff: Contact us
  • Our purpose: The core purpose of the Career Services office 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 2017-2018 Diamond Sponsors:

ALDI
P66
Walmart

Special thanks to our 2017-2018 Gold Sponsor:

 GSS
 
 

Special thanks to our 2017-2018 Silver Sponsors:

 General Mills
 
 Schneider
 

Special thanks to our 2017-2018 Bronze Sponsors:

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