Explore Careers

Bowdoin students go everywhere. And CXD is here to help you discover the opportunities and define your own path.
CXD’s goal is to help you define your personal career path by first helping you identify your interests, skills, and values. Then, we provide the industry know-how to pursue the careers of your choosing. Explore the wide range of career fields that our advisors are prepared to help you navigate and secure.

Arts and Creative

Careers in the arts and creative fields are dynamic, purposeful, and rewarding. Whether you pursue music, studio art, dance, theater, fashion or design—or you pursue art administration or museum and gallery work, CXD can help you get there.
Explore Arts and Creative Careers


Each year, nearly 30 percent of Bowdoin graduates pursue careers in business. But what the heck is business? CXD can help you decipher which roles and industries best match your skills, interests, and values.

Explore Business Careers


From classroom instruction to higher education administration to corporate training and development to coaching and tutoring, education is one of the most popular career fields that Bowdoin students pursue.
Explore Education Careers


With Bowdoin’s commitment to carbon neutrality, reducing waste, and providing a multidisciplinary approach to environmental education, it is no wonder that so many students choose to pursue careers in the environmental sector after graduation.
Explore Environment Careers

Finance and Insurance

Whether you want to invest in new businesses or help a client plan for retirement, finance and insurance are wide-ranging and rewarding sectors. Bowdoin graduates possess both the analytical and communication skills to thrive in finance and insurance.
Explore Finance and Insurance Careers


Whether you want to treat patients, conduct clinical research, manage a health care organization, develop health care policy, or conduct public health—CXD can help you define your path in health care.
Explore Health Care Careers


From developing and improving new products to helping tech companies achieve business goals to thinking about safety and ethical use of new inventions and services, Bowdoin graduates thrive in the tech sector.
Explore Technology Careers