Career Exploration at Oxy
Areas of Study
Liberal Arts in Los Angeles
Drawing on the cultural and intellectual resources of a global city,
Occidental provides a springboard for putting theory into practice and ideas into action.
of Oxy graduates pursue master's degrees
3 in 4
students complete an internship while at Oxy
secured a post-graduate opp within 9 months of graduation
A vibrant, small liberal arts college experience in the heart of Los Angeles, one of the most stimulating and creative cities in the world. That’s something you won’t find anywhere else.
Oxy Arts is a vital public space bringing together a diverse community for socially conscious dialogue and engagement.
Obama Scholars Program
The Barack Obama Scholars Program at Occidental empowers the next generation of leaders to actively pursue the public good.
The Oxy Community
Morgan Bennett-Smith is currently a master’s student at the Red Sea Research Center, and his studies of coral reef ecology and how reef organisms adapt have taken him (and his camera) all over the world.
Morgan Bennett-Smith ’17
Marine Biology | Class of 2017
Kenturah Davis explores the relationship between words and humanity through her intricate portraiture—and L.A. Metro riders will be seeing a lot more of her work.
Kenturah Davis ’02
Art & Art History | Class of 2002
As a cognitive science major, Sally Zhou’s interdisciplinary path allowed her to perfect her writing skills while working with faculty mentors in the lab and doing an international research project. Now, she’s planning a job in speech language pathology after graduation.
Cognitive Science | Class of 2020
Alejo Maggini learned early on in his academic career that education can be a force for change. This has inspired the international student from Argentina to make the most of his time at Oxy, where education is at the center of his studies.
Diplomacy & World Affairs, Education, Economics, Linguistics | Class of 2022
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