Career Services is an integral part of student services at Housatonic Community College. The staff of Career Services believes in taking a comprehensive approach to career development. We are here to help students in developing their academic and professional goals. Career Services provides up-to-date information about majors and careers in demand, so students can choose a relevant career path.
The world of work in the 21st century is ever changing. You are likely to make a whole series of career decisions across your lifetime. A focused academic and career planning approach is important today more than ever. Career Services is here to assist you in identifying a career which suits your interests, skills and values through individualized career counseling and interpretation of career assessment results.
Career Services provides current Housatonic Community College students and recent alumni the following services:
- Individual Career Counseling
- Resume and Cover Letter Review
- Assessment Inventories
- Interviewing Skills
- Job Search Skills
- Career Related Workshops
- Major Exploration Guidance
- Job Postings
Career Services provides information on all aspects of career development so students have the information they need to choose a relevant career path. We offer classroom visits throughout the year to talk to students about career related topics designed specifically for your class or discipline such as:
- Resume and Cover Letter Writing
- Job Search Strategies
- Interviewing Skills Techniques
- What Can I Do With My Major?
Recruit qualified candidates from various disciplines. Post your organization’s employment opportunities and job fairs. Promote your organization and increase visibility among our current student body and alumni through presentations, panels and career services events. Register and post your organizations employment opportunities using our online job board, College Central Network.
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION
Career Services Coordinator
Career Development Coordinator for FORWARD Program
Office: Lafayette Hall, Room A111
Phone: (203) 332-8535