Our Career Services Department prepares our students for beginning their journey to career success with confidence. We do our best to match each student’s passions and skills with an employer who values them. And because we know our graduates will perform, we make it easy and accessible for employers to connect with WTI candidates. From resume writing, networking and interview strategy to job readiness, dressing for success and more, our mission is to give our students the competitive market advantage for life-long career success.
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Wichita Technical Institute’s Career Services Vision Statement
“Wichita Technical Institute’s Career Services department continually strives to connect with 100% of our students and graduates. Our ultimate goal is to educate, encourage, and empower them in the pursuit of their career aspirations. Through refined soft skill instruction techniques and long-standing employer relationships, we will provide a competitive market advantage for graduates as they transition from training to a professional environment.”
Job Placement Assistance
Preparing for a new career by getting the right training is one thing. Getting the right job after you graduate is something else entirely. That’s why WTI is committed to the entire process, from enrollment to job offer. Graduate placement cannot be guaranteed but here are a few of our job placement tactics designed to give you every advantage in the search for your new career:
Professional Resume Writing
Career Services provides assistance with critiquing current resumes or creating new resumes for your job search. Your resume should tell your story, which is why we employ Certified Resume Writers to assist you with putting your story on paper.
Career Services offers mock interviews for WTI students and graduates to improve interview skills, and increase the likelihood of job offers.
Job Market Research
Career Services can provide job titles and duties that relate to each program – giving graduates a more focused approach to their job search.
The key to job placement is aligning training with market needs. That’s why WTI keeps its training programs relevant and focused by continually reviewing them with an advisory board of local employers.Our program advisory committee is comprised of industry professionals that will review our program contents, facilities, and labs to ensure our graduates are completing curricula with the most comprehensive and up-to-date knowledge in the field.
Career Fair Organization
Employers visit the campus every year to network with, interview, and hire graduates to make their business more competitive. These events are exclusive to WTI students and alumni.
Soft Skill Training
In addition to top-notch techincal training. WTI also teaches you how to be effective and efficient in your job search, and how to effectively communicate your newly attained skills in an interview.
Meet Our Team
Our fabulous Career Services Specialists are available to help our current students and alumni with their journey to career success. Need help writing your resume? Nervous about interviewing? Want to connect with WTI alumni? We’re here for you! The services we offer are complimentary and life-long.