Student Resources

Career Services - Exploration, Preparation, Work Based Learning and Job Placement

Career Development Workshops 

Effective Goal Setting

Participants will walk away from this workshop with a clear understanding of how to plan, create and execute an action plan towards completing their personal and professional goals.  They will also learn strategies and techniques to set achievable short and long-term goals.
Workshop Dates/Times: 9/3 @ 3 pm; 10/20 @ 10 am; 11/18 @ 11 am

Choosing A Career Path

Participants will learn how to choose a career best suited for them by outlining career goals, getting to know who they are, comparing job requirements to their education, aligning core values with their passions and determining money choices.
Workshop Dates/Times: 9/1 @ 10 am; 10/7 @ 3 pm; 11/5 @ 2 pm

Soft Skills The Game Changer

The goal of this workshops is to education students of the "Top 10" most important soft skills strategies, and techniques when building a resume, interviewing and marketing themselves to employers 
Workshop Dates/Times: 10/8 @ 3 pm; 11/10 @ 11 am

Weekly Planning Strategies

This workshop is designed to teach individuals how to effectively manage time as well as accomplish task in both your professional and personal life.
Workshop Dates/Times: 9/10 @ 10 am; 10/13 @ 2 pm; 11/4 @ 11 am

Creating a Professional Resume and Cover Letter 

Learn to create an effective cover letter and resume, or improve the one you already have.  Make the most of your work experience and education by letting your resume speak for your.  This workshop is designed to provide participants with detailed instructions and a step-by-step guide on writing effective resumes and cover letters.
Workshop Dates/Times:  9/15 @ 10 am; 10/14 @ 2 pm; 11/17 @ 10 am

Successful Job Search and Interview Techniques

This workshop will empower individuals with knowledge, helpful tips and strategies to search for work and make the best first impression.  Participants will learn to prepare for an interview as well as practice specific interview techniques.  
Workshop Dates/Times: 9/23 @ 2 pm; 10/27 @ 10 am

Creating The Professional You

This workshop is designed to help individuals learn how to market themselves from a professional aspect in a way that allows them to stand out from the rest in an increasingly competitive job market. 
Workshop Dates/Times: 9/17 @ 11 am; 10/21 @ 2 pm

Internships: Work-Based & Service Learning

This one-hour workshop prepares students to engage in work-based and service learning opportunities on and off campus.  Students will review necessary forms and learn to identify and apply for internship opportunities. 
Workshop Dates/Times: 9/29 @ 3 pm; 10/29 @ 6 pm

Career Development Kitchen Sink

This one hour evening workshop is designed to highlight the most important parts of all of our career development workshops.  Participants will learn about soft skills, time management, goal setting along with how to market themselves in the employment world and display those traits and skills on a resume and cover letter. 
Workshop Dates/Times: 9/9 @ 6 pm; 10/1 @ 6 pm; 11/12 @ 6 pm

Career Program Specialist School Point of Contact

 

Nicole Eddlemon:
School Of Agriculture
Fitness and Health Professions
Arts, Performance and the Humanities
Language Arts and Education
Public Safety

LaKiesha McDonald:
Behavioral and Social Sciences
Business and Computing
Industry and Trades
Science and Mathematics