Why Wright State?

Career Success

At Wright State University, you’ll begin building your résumé from day one. We believe that learning doesn’t just happen in the classroom. That’s why we go beyond the textbook to give you experiences that will make you stand out from the crowd.

Internships

We’ll help you find internships that match your unique goals and interests. Solve real-world problems and work side-by-side with professionals in your field. Our students work with the region’s most sought-after employers, such as Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, LexisNexis, Procter & Gamble, and more.

Career Resources

Our Career Center will help you find a great job that makes the most of your degree. From college fairs, mock interviews, and résumé reviews, to workshops on topics like salary negotiation and business etiquette, the Career Center will set you up for success.

Service-Learning

Service-learning is a great way to give back to the community while earning college credit. Wright State University has won national awards for our students’ commitment to serving others. We offer more than 100 designated service-learning courses annually, and many more courses have community engagement components.

Research Opportunities

A Carnegie-classified research university, Wright State has abundant opportunities for hands-on research—even at the undergraduate level. You’ll work with award-winning faculty members in state-of-the-art labs and facilities. But research isn’t just for science majors. Most programs have options for research projects or independent study.

Study Abroad

Explore the world, discover other cultures, and earn credit toward your major or minor with one of our flexible and affordable study abroad programs. You can spend as little as two weeks or as much as a full academic year in more than 40 countries. We have programs open to all majors and financial aid can be used to cover the costs.


Take the Next Step

Finding the right university means finding the right fit. See all that Wright State has to offer by visiting our campus.