Employer Resources

Career Fair

As the premier women’s college in the western United States, Scripps is ideally positioned to help you find the right candidate. Studies repeatedly demonstrate that women’s colleges surpass others in helping students bring social and historical perspectives to issues, communicate effectively and work as part of a team.

Hiring a Scripps graduate is hiring a woman who thinks analytically, communicates effectively, and makes confident, responsible choices. Flip through Resume Book 2014 for a sample of resumes from the classes of 2013 and 2014.

Recruit at Scripps College

Career Planning & Resources (CP&R) works closely with Scripps students starting day one and was recently ranked a top-20 career center by The Princeton Review. As a small school, we have the flexibility to be creative in our recruiting strategies and look forward to helping your organization find the best candidates. Contact us at any time with questions.

Post a Job or Internship Scripps students utilize ClaremontConnect, a web-based recruiting and career information system powered by NACElink/Symplicity. Use ClaremontConnect to post your jobs and internships, register for career fairs, and schedule on-campus interviews.Bonus! By posting with Scripps, your opening is shared across The Claremont Colleges, maximizing your recruitment potential to top quality candidates. Internships are also posted with the Nationwide Internship Consortium, a small collection of highly selective liberal arts colleges around the country.Unpaid internships should meet the Department of Labor requirements. Please read our position statement on U.S. internships.
Plan an Employer Presentation Employer presentations and information sessions can be a unique way to capture student interest. Ideally located next to the student coffee shop and across from the campus dining hall, CP&R can help position your visit for maximum exposure. About 97% of students live on campus. Visit Scripps. Partner with CP&R in other unique opportunities such as skill-development workshops and company tours.
Schedule On-Campus Interviews Use our office to interview. Pre-screen and select students to interview or choose an open schedule where our quality students can sign up on a first-available basis.Note: The recruiting season at Scripps mirrors the academic year, September to April.
Collect Resumes Online Your position is advertised and qualified students can apply in ClaremontConnect. If you are unable to schedule a campus visit, access resumes and schedule interviews at your convenience online.
Register for a Career Fair The Claremont Colleges collaborate in hosting career fairs throughout the year; Scripps coordinates the annual Science Career Fair in the fall, a fair that draws students from all The Claremont Colleges, including advanced degree candidates from Keck Graduate Institute.

About Scripps

Scripps College is a top-ranked national liberal arts college and a member of The Claremont Colleges — a consortium comprising Pomona, Scripps, Claremont McKenna, Harvey Mudd, and Pitzer Colleges. Scripps provides the benefits of a mid-size university through shared facilities, co-curricular activities, and the ability to cross-register at any or all of the colleges. The College is ranked a top-25 liberal arts college by U.S. News & World Report.

Building on the foundation of Core and a liberal arts education, Scripps graduates think analytically, communicate effectively, and make confident, responsible choices. Top majors include art, biology, economics, English, French studies, mathematics, media studies, neuroscience, politics and international relations, and, psychology. About 86% of students complete at least 1 internship before graduation.

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