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THE BIGS Career Development Center

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THE BIGS Career Development Center is a joint effort between noted author, Ben Carpenter, and St. Benedict’s Preparatory School. Combining the principles developed by Mr. Carpenter with the nationally-acclaimed student leadership model and educational philosophies of St. Benedict’s Prep, THE BIGS is a unique career training curriculum for students in grades 7 to 12 that will provide them all the “real world” tools necessary to choose a career, find a job, and succeed in their chosen occupation – and in life.

For more information, please read our brochure below or contact Director Farad Lowther at (973) 792-5743 or

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