Experience Elevates Success

DelVal graduates have success in the real world because they have already been there. Employers appreciate the hands-on learning that defines a DelVal education. That is why 94.4% of our students from the class of 2022 are employed, in service to our country or in graduate school within one year of graduation.

Meet Nina, Class of 2021

Nina Success


Nina graduated from DelVal in 2021 with a B.S. in Animal Science (Pre-Veterinary) and minor in Equine Science. She is currently attending University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine where she is president of her class.

Meet Larissa, Class of 2023

Larissa Li '23


As a Horticulture major, Larissa had an internship at Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University where she identified and cared for trees, IPM practices, controlled invasive weeds, corrected pruning techniques, gained skills in curation, propagation, and project management. She is currently employed with Burpee Gardening, a trusted seed supplier in rural Bucks County, PA.

Meet Joseph, Class of 2023, MBA '25

Joseph Musa '23


Joseph was a Customer Services Intern with Terrain at DelVal and is currently enrolled in a DelVal 4+1 program pursuing his master's of business administration. 

Meet Maria, Class of 2023

Maria Viola


As a media and communication student, Maria Viola '23 completed two internships. One internship was for a company called Art of Living, Prima Media Inc. where she worked as a graphic design intern, and the other was with ICE Media Entertainment where she was able to design the front cover of their Women’s Quarterly Summer 2021 Magazine and created multiple advertisements. She was hired the following summer as a summer contractor as Lead Magazine Designer!

Meet Chrissy, Class of 2022

Chrissy L


Chrissy is what DelVal likes to call a "Wildlife Warrior." She graduated from DelVal with a bachelor's degree in conservation and wildlife management. She recently accepted a position with the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) as a Biological Science Technician, where she will fulfill her hopes to become a wildlife advocate. 

Recent Alumni Employment (partial listing)

Lab technician at Doylestown Health

Supervisor at Aark Wildlife

Audit associate at major accounting firm

Small animal technician for biotechnology company

Charles Laboratories

Plant support specialist at Colorcon Inc.

Chesapeake Bay technician at Cumberland County Conservation District

Producer for media and communications firm

Biological science technician for the USDA

Necropsy technician at major laboratory

Wildlife specialist for conservation group (multiple graduates)

Veterinary assistant (multiple graduates)

Ninth grade environmental science teacher

Public policy intern at American Society of Animal Science

Sales and account specialist

In Vivo scientist at pharmaceutical company

Strategic quality and process development food scientist

Quality coordinator and Research and Development, Hope’s Cookies

Hospital technician at Mid-Atlantic Equine Medical Center

Head Superintendent at Somerset Hills Golf Club

Director of Grounds at Saucon Valley Country Club

Head Superintendent at Saucon Valley Country Club


Success in Veterinary School

At least 25 graduates from the classes of 2021 and 2022 are attending veterinary school. Seven of the schools represented are among the top 25 of U.S.News & World Report’s Best Veterinary Schools in the U.S.


Success in Graduate School

In the past several years, DelVal students have attended graduate school in a variety of fields at Drexel University, Lehigh University, Montana State University, NC State University, Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, University College in Dublin, Ireland, Widener University, University of Baltimore and others.