Career Development

Next starts now.

The Office of Personal and Career Development at Wake Forest is here to teach and equip all Wake Forest students to navigate the path from college to career with clarity, competence and confidence. Your career path will always be your responsibility; the OPCD is here to  guide you along the way.


Students from Wake Forest University's Charlotte Summer Immersion Program, Business and Entrepreneurship Institute, toured the corporate headquarters of the Renfro Corporation

Go Your Own Way

You have an the idea. The Center for Entrepreneurship has a plan. This can be a wonderful relationship. In its fullest form, the Center helps turn passion into production with the creation of fully functioning businesses.

Andy Chan

Meet Andy Chan

The title is Vice President of Innovation and Career Development, but there’s a much simpler way to describe Andy Chan: transformer. In a decade at Wake Forest, Chan has remade the way we prepare students for whatever is next.


Career Development, Starts Day 1

97% of the Class of2017 employed or attending graduate school within six months of graduation

Rethinking Success, OPCD

Mentoring at Wake Forest, OPCD