It is inarguable that liberal arts education is essential for long-term employment development because it demonstrates to college undergraduates how to make life worth living. In the twenty-first century marketplace, employers are looking for college graduates who have critical thinking and creativity, those who are groundbreaking and problem solving. Companies Kumpi 7 can train new workers in specialized skills on the job; nevertheless, they cannot train employees to have problem-solving skills, good communication, critical-thinking proficiency, and the capacity for lifelong learning required in today’s organizations. By graduating with liberal arts knowledge, students acquire a creative capacity, which includes transferable intellectual and useful skills that they can apply to a range of opportunities that will be present in their life to maximize their fulfillment and be as successful as possible.
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Kumpi, Richard, "The Value of a Liberal Education for a Successful and Satisfying Career" (2015). Faculty's Choice Writing Award. 1.