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Employment Success

An Eckerd education leads to many possibilities

Eckerd alumni have pursued careers in a variety fields and garnered impressive positions in a multitude of companies, organizations, and agencies. Here is a partial list of employers who have hired recent graduates.

Arts/Theatre/Film Production
Bilal's Stand, Production/Distribution; Immortal Island (Film), Associate Producer
Burial At Sea (Film recognized by imdb), Associate Producer; EFEX project (Detroit, MI)
Greyhouse Films, Digital Imaging Technician/Editor
Hartford Stage Company
Second City, Performer

Business/Computer Programming
The Addison Independent, Advertising Representative
Apple, Specialist
Axiom Capital Group Inc., Investment Banker
Fast Enterprises, Software Developer
IBM, Consultant
Northwestern Mutual, Director of Operations
Raymond James & Assoc., Investment Banking
Revedia, Inc., Director of Interactive Media Services
Tyler Retail Systems, Inc., Java Developer
Vetessa Pharmaceuticals, International Account Manager

Communications/Writing
Author, Three Little Words
CBS Radio
DogTown (National Geographic)
J R Campbell & Associates Inc., Assistant Editor
MyShelf.com, Editor/Book Reviewer
5 Star Lenses, Writer/Editor
Tampa Laser Spine Institute, Social Media Specialist/Consumer Advocate
TVU networks (Shanghai, China), Project Manager

Sciences
Alaska Department of Wildlife Management, Wildlife Biologist
Baltimore Aquarium
The Florida Aquarium, Shark Ethologist
Granite State Zoo, Wildlife Educator
Groundwater and Environmental Services, Environmental Scientist
National Audubon Society, Field Technician
Pinellas County (FL) Watershed Management, Environmental Specialist
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
Teach for America - KIPP: Pride High, Environmental Science Teacher
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Engineer
United States Geological Survey, Geologist

Social Services
Adoption Rhode Island, Adoption & Permanency Caseworker
AmeriCorps VISTA Si Se Puede Learning Center, Resident Service Coordinator
First 5 Mendocino (Ukiah, CA), Hunger Prevention Coordinator
International Kids' Academy (Nagoya, Japan), Teaching Kindergarten English
Peace Corps, South America
U.S. Coast Guard, Officer

Sports
Baltimore Orioles, Baseball Player draftee
Kite Adventures (Brazil), Manager/Kite Surfing Instructor
NBA Development League, Player
Tampa Bay Rays, Communications
Toronto Blue Jays, Baseball Player draftee
Washington Mystics, Account Executive

Internships Spotlight

  • FIS, St. Petersburg, FL
    Summer Management Intern
  • Disney Worldwide Services, Lake Buena Vista, FL
    WDW Assistive Technology Professional Internship: Summer 2014
  • University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS
    (REU) Program: Models in Ecology, Evolution and Systematics
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Jobs Spotlight

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Internship Referrals

Parent Council Members, Parents, Trustees, Alumni, Staff, and other friends of Eckerd College, if you have an internship you want us to pursue and share with Eckerd students and alumni please complete our Internship Referral Form. Career Services will follow-up with you or the contact you designate on the form to confirm the opportunity details.

NOTE: If you are the Employer offering the internship, please register and enter your opportunity on Triton Track.