Center for Career & Vocation


join us for National career development month in november!

The Center for Career & Vocation is celebrating National Career Development Month and we are doing it big!  We have so many events planned that one month can't hold them all.  You can find the full calendar (beginning with events in late October) on the Events page.  We will continually be updating these offerings as we go.  The 2014 theme is:

Finding Your #PurpleProfession Through Curiosity, Hope, and Gratitude

Events coming up this week:

    Wednesday, Oct. 29     5:30 p.m.     Marbeck: Kreider (Co-Sponsored by the Marbeck Center Board)
    Start the month-long celebration with a conversation about PURPOSE based on a TED Talk by Daniel Pink.
    Thursday, Oct. 30     10 a.m. -- 3 p.m.     Marbeck (Co-Sponsored  by campus ministries)
    Join representatives from Bethesda Camp & Retreat Ministry to learn more about their ministry with adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities.  Representatives will be in Marbeck to answer questions, and will be in chapel to share their vocational journey.    Learn more about Bethesda.  This is also the day of the MISSION AND SERVICE FAIR which brings a number of long-term and short-term service programs to campus.  Look for them in Marbeck from 10 until 2.


The mission of the Center for Career & Vocation is to help students become both career ready and purpose led

Center Hours: Monday - Friday:  9 a.m. -  4 p.m.
Weekends and evenings by appointment


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Questions?  Contact the Center for Career & Vocation: or 419-358-3030. 

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Career Development Center

The Center for Career and Vocation is open Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., to offer guidance in selecting a major or in preparing for life after Bluffton.
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Student Testimonial

Bri Nafziger

The Center for Career and Vocation is a huge asset. Whether the question is what major to choose or what graduate school to attend, the Center for Career and Vocation has plentiful resources to help you make well-informed decisions about your future! - Bri Nofziger '11