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Focusing in on Career Experience

Deposit deadline extended to June 1

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Senior Henry Schott juggles two majors, clubs, sports, and a hands-on internship. Read the story, “Career Focused” ↓

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Deposit deadline extended to June 1

Reserve your spot today!



Coping with COVID

Maintaining mental + physical well-being during COVID-19.

Industry Response

How the travel & tourism industry is dealing with COVID-19.

Mihail (Switzerland), Bobby (Bulgaria), Fatima (Mexico) and Sam Farley (USA) at the Young Chef Olympiad


A JWU duo promote sustainable cuisine at the 2020 Young Chef Olympiad in India.


Double majoring puts Henry Schott’s career plans in focus.

Cooking with Emeril

TV Surprise

JWU student + stroke survivor Alyssa Rosenthal cooks with JWU alum Emeril on “The Rachael Ray Show.”

Why JWU Works

We dig into some numbers to measure JWU’s value, including a rise in career outcomes and salaries.

JWU Power Play

As evidenced by the Eat Well, Play Well Symposium, JWU’s voice grows louder in athletics performance cuisine.

Inside Google

Alumna Lori Dooley '05 takes Advertising students on an insider’s tour of Google NYC.


The Johnson & Wales Difference

JWU Works: Learning with a Purpose

As one of the first colleges founded by women, a progressive and pragmatic approach to learning has defined our education model since 1914. And it works. The time students spend at JWU is nothing short of transformative, as demonstrated by career outcomes, expected earnings and economic mobility rankings. 

96.8% JWU’s Career Outcome Rate

2,898 Students who completed an internship

70% Seniors on paid internships who received a job offer



The Wildcat Way

Be part of a community that's bigger than yourself

Four campuses. One JWU. No matter which campus youre on, you’ll join a tight-knit network that embraces the same four tenets: Pride, Courage, Character and Community. With alumni across the country and opportunities that span the globe, there’s never been a better time to become a Wildcat.

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80+ Majors

Our students are invested in their educations and intentional about their experiences, ensuring that their learning is authentic and purposeful. JWU values intellectual curiosity and encourages a passion for hands-on learning while immersing students in dynamic labs and career-focused classrooms. The university’s commitment to providing students with a practical, relevant education shapes agile graduates who are real-world tested and ready to enter a highly dynamic workforce.

Majors & Programs: By Interest

Experiential Education Prepares Leaders

JWU was among the first to build a curriculum around hands on learning. It's the foundation of the JWU experience.

Build Intercultural Competence

The JWU global experience means you are sure to find something that makes you dig a little deeper, think a little broader, and venture a little outside of your comfort zone.

In a Class of Their Own

At JWU, we have some of the most passionate, dedicated leaders in academia, with years of experience. They are committed to working with students, inspiring personal growth and professional success, through innovative programs that directly reflect 21st-century needs.

I love Johnson & Wales. Everyone here is just so friendly — great, hard-working, ambitious. I’ve never met so many ambitious people.

Heather Young ’18, Advertising & Marketing Communications

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  • From salaries to career satisfaction, our alumni share career-progression data.

  • A partnership between the Food Innovation Nexus and Johnson & Wales promises to revolutionize food, medicine and health.

  • We profile 8 JWU alums who have defined success on their own terms.

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