October 10, 2018
Tagged: Center for Career and Professional Development, Adelphi University, Featured

Adelphi Named a 2018–2019 Career Development College of Distinction


From résumé preparation and interviewing skills to widely recognized initiatives like the Jaggar Community Fellows Program, Adelphi’s Center for Career and Professional Development continues to help students and alumni meet their career goals.

Now Colleges of Distinction has named Adelphi a 2018–2019 Career Development College of Distinction, one of only eight New York institutions on this year’s list.

“The Center for Career and Professional Development is proud and honored to be recognized as a 2018–2019 Career Development College of Distinction,” said Thomas J. Ward Jr. ’93, executive director . “With student success and positive outcomes driving our institutional mission, this national award clearly demonstrates Adelphi University’s steadfast commitment to equipping our students with the lifelong career management skills required to succeed in the jobs of today and tomorrow.”

“We couldn’t be more thrilled, added Steve Everett, D.M.A., provost and executive vice president. “The career center has done a tremendous job of partnering with our faculty and employer partners to ensure our students have great outcomes.”

About Adelphi: A modern metropolitan university with a personalized approach to higher learning.

Adelphi University is a highly awarded, nationally ranked, powerfully connected doctoral research university offering exceptional liberal arts and sciences programs and professional training with particular strength in its Core Four—Arts and Humanities, STEM and Social Sciences, the Business and Education Professions, and Health and Wellness. Adelphi is dedicated to transforming students’ lives through small classes, hands-on learning and innovative ways to support student success.

Founded in Brooklyn in 1896, Adelphi is Long Island’s oldest private coeducational university. Today Adelphi serves nearly 8,000 students at its beautiful main campus in Garden City, New York—just 23 miles from New York City’s cultural and internship opportunities—and at dynamic learning hubs in Manhattan, the Hudson Valley and Suffolk County, and online.

More than 115,000 Adelphi graduates have gained the skills to thrive professionally as active, caring citizens, making their mark on the University, their communities and the world.


For further information, please contact:

Todd Wilson
Strategic Communications Director 
p – 516.237.8634
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