The Unique Student Experience

IT'S MORE THAN JUST AN EDUCATION

Vaughn students receive more than just an education. They receive priceless exposure to internship and career opportunities, networking events, employer webinars, career fairs, mentorship opportunities and more. The College’s Student Experience Fund supports student attendance at professional conferences and team travel to participate in national competitions and events. All of these experiences help prepare Vaughn students for their exciting careers ahead.

A RICH STUDENT EXPERIENCE FUELS FUTURE SUCCESS

The student experience at Vaughn is filled with opportunities for career development, networking, 1:1 faculty support and real-world application of skills learned in the classroom. This prepares students for their futures from day one.

VAUGHN STUDENTS RECEIVE CAREER SUPPORT THROUGHOUT THEIR COLLEGE JOURNEY AND BEYOND

Vaughn students go on to have exciting careers at some of the nation’s top companies in aerospace, engineering, aviation, manufacturing and transportation thanks to Vaughn’s expert career services team. Vaughn’s career services team works tirelessly to help students receive internship, co-op and career opportunities through career fairs, employer engagement days, resume and interview support, employer speaking events and more. Current job listings are shared via Vaughn’s Handshake portal.

Video: Chaundra Daniels

Director of Career Services

  • ATLAS AIR
  • CON EDISON
  • DELTA AIR LINES
  • EMBRAER
  • ENDEAVOR AIR
  • FEDERAL AVIATION ADMINISTRATION
  • FEDERAL EXPRESS
  • GENERAL ELECTRIC
  • JETBLUE AIRWAYS
  • JOHN F. KENNEDY INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT
  • LAGUARDIA AIRPORT
  • LOCKHEED MARTIN
  • NASA
  • NORTHROP GRUMMAN
  • PORT AUTHORITY OF NEW YORK AND NEW JERSEY
  • PRATT & WHITNEY
  • SIKORSKY AIRCRAFT
  • SOUTHWEST AIRLINES
  • SPACEX
  • TESLA
  • UNITED AIRLINES
  • UNITED STATES AIR FORCE
  • UNITED STATES NAVY
  • VOLVO TRUCKS
  • WHIRLPOOL

VAUGHN STUDENT CHAPTERS OF PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS AND CONFERENCES

Vaughn's employer partners not only provide valuable internship and employment opportunities, but they also participate in industry speaking events, host tours and develop pathway programs where students can learn, grow and prepare for the workforce.

PARTICIPATION IN CLUBS AND TEAMS ENHANCE STUDENT CONNECTIONS, FACULTY ACCESS AND REAL-WORLD APPLICATION

Vaughn students have the opportunity to participate in a broad range of student clubs, where they compete in national competitions, develop research and prototypes in their areas of interest and receive mentorship from our expert faculty. Below are just a few of the clubs and activities Vaughn offers.

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Robotics

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