A Real-World Experience Every Year
Keuka College's signature Field Period® program gives you a chance to explore your career and major every year, starting your first year.
Whether it's across the county or halfway around the world, your Field Period® experience can take you anywhere — in more ways than one.
Staying Calm Through Chaos: One Mom's Journey
Elena Hibbard was a single mother with two dreams: learn to speak English and move to America.
The former art school principal made both come true. Now she's proudly serving U.S. veterans as a Primary Care Nurse Practitioner thanks to her Keuka College degree.
Love Gaming? Make it a Career!
Esports is one of the fastest-growing entertainment industries in the world. Keuka College not only fields a competitive varsity esports team that competes throughout the Northeast, it's one of only a few colleges to offer a major in this exciting, global industry.
I always tell myself to dream and dream big—don’t let anyone tell you that you can’t or you aren’t good enough. You write your own story, so make your mark on this world. Field Period® at Keuka College is one of the best things that one can experience in life.Bryce Bush '20
The opportunity to continue playing with some of my high school lacrosse teammates and finishing my bachelor’s and master’s degrees in Occupational Therapy in just five years made me decide that KC was right for me.Kendall Neuberger '19 M'20
I was nervous about attending classes full time with students young enough to be my grandchildren, but I was overwhelmed by the friendliness of the students and how easily we connected.Marylou Bondi '20
My biggest takeaway from Keuka College is that I’ve learned how to lead. My next step is law school, and Keuka College has prepared me for it so well. Without my Field Period opportunities and incredible professors who pushed me, there's no way I would be as sure about my future as I am.Alexis Telga '20
I won an election the year after I graduated! My Field Period experiences at Keuka College allowed me to find and solidify my passion and calling in life. Without these experiences, I’m not sure where I would be where I am today. I am forever grateful to Keuka College.Tom Drumm '15
I've wanted to be a veterinarian since I was a kid, and Keuka College is helping me live my dream. I’ve had amazing Field Period experiences, including one with a veterinarian in my hometown and one at the Utica Zoo. I'm applying to veterinary school at Cornell University in the fall, and I know Keuka College has prepared me well for it.Megan Wittman '21
Keuka College has given me a great education. I'm proud that my future as a Social Worker will allow me to be successful by helping others within my community — something I had the chance to do during my Field Period experiences, too.Abdi Maalo '21