Employer Resources

Students at John Brown University have vast skill sets and experience from their time spent in the classroom, in the community, and at internships and jobs. Take a look at what makes JBU students a positively unique asset to the workforce.

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Employer Testimonial

Donny Epp

Communication Director, Simmons Foods

"Having worked with current students and JBU graduates at multiple companies and in different environments, there is an undeniable common thread among them. Each carries a keen, values-based appetite to achieve and make a meaningful impact for both their organization's bottom line and the wellbeing of their communities."

Well-Rounded Individuals

8 Reasons to Hire JBU Students

Well-Rounded Individuals

As scholars from a liberal arts university, JBU students spend four years studying a variety of topics outside of their major. This enables our students to approach life from a well-rounded perspective.

Diversity Experience

8 Reasons to Hire JBU Students

Diversity Experience

With students from 42 states and 49 countries, JBU students have experience with a variety of cultures on campus. Our diverse on-campus culture enables students to develop empathy for culture and diversity.

International Education

8 Reasons to Hire JBU Students

International Education

Each year approximately 60 JBU students study abroad in up to 10 different countries. Through this experience many students broaden their worldview and gain valuable world experiences.

High Standards of Ethics

8 Reasons to Hire JBU Students

High Standards of Ethics

JBU students are held to high standards of ethics. Students sign a Community Covenant to which they agree to uphold the high standards of the institution.

Respected Academia

8 Reasons to Hire JBU Students

Respected Academia

Since 2010 JBU has ranked #1 or #2 in Southern colleges by U.S. News and World Report. Our students are challenged by rigorous academic standards and excel.

Giving Attitudes

8 Reasons to Hire JBU Students

Giving Attitudes

Many of our students participate in a variety of community service opportunities through student ministries and mission trips. Our students have a heart for giving back to their communities.

Working for a Purpose

8 Reasons to Hire JBU Students

Working for a Purpose

It is evident even in the classroom that students are in their field of study for more than just the desired job. Our students are passionate about what they study and what they will do with their degree.

Real-World Work Experience

8 Reasons to Hire JBU Students

Real-World Work Experience

Our students participate in a wide variety of internships during their years at JBU that are influential and prepare them for the workplace.

Marco Reyes ’03

Alumni Profile

Marco Reyes ’03

Sr. Director Supplier Managment, Walmart

"At JBU I learned how to be resourceful and always continue to learn. My faith now has a solid foundation and I know how to be a Christian in the workplace."

B.S., John Brown University (International Business)
M.B.A., John Brown University

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Zac Freeman ’13

Alumni Profile

Zac Freeman ’13

Sr. Category Analyst, Clorox Company

"Besides basic business principles, JBU taught me to view business as a force for doing good in the world."

B.S., John Brown University (Business Administration)
M.B.A., John Brown University
Soderquist Fellow, Soderquist Leadership

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Alexa McGriff ’10

Alumni Profile

Alexa McGriff ’10

Director of Marketing & Direct Program,United Way of Northwest Arkansas

"The professors played an integral role in my JBU education. They cared about what kind of a person I was becoming, not just about what I was learning."

B.S., John Brown University (Graphic Design & Photography)

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Chris Hembree ’14

Alumni Profile

Chris Hembree ’14

Financial Analyst, CFO Network & Arkansas Fellow

"The very first day of work I was applying the skills I learned in Strategic Management class."

B.S., John Brown University (International Business)

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