The College prepares graduates who are suited to meet important technical and managerial needs in many industries. By offering degrees with separate objectives, Vaughn College enables students to design their program around practices and techniques currently being used in industry. Depending on academic studies and personal goals, alumni are employed in a wide range of fields and organizations.
Vaughn offers and encourages students to take advantage of many available internship and cooperative education opportunities. Industry leaders and major companies partner with the College to provide this unique learning experience. The office of career services and department chairs assist students in selecting appropriate internship or cooperative education programs. Students can learn about available opportunities through the office of career services, faculty advisers and various bulletins that are placed throughout the campus.
As a federally designated Hispanic-Serving Institution, Vaughn College participates with the Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities to place students in internships with various federal agencies year-round. Listed below are some of the active internships and cooperatives:
Air Canada, American Airlines, American Eagle, The Boeing Company, Cummins, Delta Air Lines, Enterprise Rent-A-Car, Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), Federal Express, General Electric Global Air Dispatch, Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities (HACU), INROADS, jetBlue Airways
Where Vaughn Graduates Work
A few companies that have recently hired our graduates are noted below. Click here for full list.
- American Airlines
- The Boeing Company
- Cessna Citation
- Consolidated Edison
- Continental Airlines
- Delta Air Lines
- Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)
- General Electric
- JFK International Arrivals Terminal
- Lockheed Martin
- Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA)
- Northrop Grumman Corporation
- The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey
- Southwest Airlines
- Sikorsky Helicopters
- United Airlines