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Career Classes and Workshops

Taking a Career Class for credit or attending a workshop or Career Center event can be a great way to help you define your career direction, build job search skills or get school credit.

Classes for Credit

There are several classes you can take for credit in which you will explore career options and learn important career developing skills.

selfpaced PD 191A Career Planning: A Self-Directed Approach, 1 credit. A self-paced, individualized career planning course which includes career assessment, career counseling and independent research.  Course is available either through online assignments or Career Center research. 
careerplanning PD 110 Career Planning and Decision-Making, 3 credits. A comprehensive approach to career and educational planning: values clarification, skills analysis, decision-making, goal setting and job search.
collegesucess PD 100 College Success, 3 credits. In this course students clarify their educational objectives and develop the skills necessary to reach them.  Topics include time management, reading and study skills, goal-setting, career planning and communication skills.
wxp WEXP290 General Work Experience 1, 2 or 3 credits.  These courses are supervised employment, internships or volunteer work intended to assist students in acquiring desirable work habits, attitudes and career awareness.

  Events & Workshops

The SBCC Career Center offers a series of events & workshops each semester for students on a variety of topics.
All workshops are located in the Career Center and are 1 hour long unless otherwise indicated.
Note: These events are not for academic credit.

Create a Great Resume & Cover Letter

Date TBD
Learn how to write a resume and cover letter that will land you the job you want.

Top 10 Tips on How to Get Hired – Get Ready for the Job & Internship Fair
Date TBD
Come hear the top 10 tips on how you can get hired for the job you want. Bring your questions!

Find Your Major
Date TBD
Not sure about which major is the best for you? Come find out about the tools that we have for you to figure out your best fit.

How to Get an Internship
Date TBD
Do an internship! Find out the value of doing an internship and how to find one that best fits your career and life goals.

Navigating the Interview Process
Date TBD
Nervous about interviewing? You aren’t alone! Learn tips and tricks to gain confidence so that you can nail your next interview.

How to Network: Informational Interviewing & LinkedIn
Date TBD
Learn about how to connect with the best people to explore careers or to land the job you want.
Special guest: Ryan Zervakos, Relationship Manager and expert at LinkedIn

How I Made It Employer Panel Series
Administration of Justice/Justice Studies, Date TBD
Environmental Horticulture & Landscape Design MARCH 22, 2017
Interior Design & Architecture: Designing with CAD, Date TBD

All job types – up to 60 employers, Beginning of semester (Date TBD) 
Volunteer and Nonprofit Fair in October (Date TBD) 
General Jobs & Seasonal Jobs in October (Date TBD) 

Click here to see previous Job & Internship Fair participants.






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