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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.

SPRING 2017 WORKSHOPS/EVENTS
Law School Presentation
January 26, 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Find out about law school and what you can do with a law degree

Top 10 Tips on How to Get Hired – Get Ready for the Job & Internship Fair
January 31, 3:00 - 4:00
Come hear the top 10 tips on how you can get hired for the job you want. Bring your questions!

Create a Great Resume & Cover Letter
February 1, 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Learn how to write a resume and cover letter that will land you the job you want.

Navigating the Interview Process
February 1, 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 a.m.
Nervous about interviewing? You aren’t alone! Learn tips and tricks to gain confidence so that you can nail your next interview.

Find Your Major
February 15, 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
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.

Jobs & Careers in Media Broadcasting: What They Are & How to Get Them
February 23, 3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Presentation by TVSB

How I Made It: Interior Design & Architecture
March 7 (Tuesday), 5:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. located in IDC 111
Employer panel of interior designers and architects. Come learn about these fields, ask questions & network!

How I Made It: Environmental Horticulture & Landscape Design
March 22 (Wednesday), 4:00 p.m. in the Career Center
Employer panel of landscape contractors, nursery operation owners, and landscape designers. Come ask questions & network!

Create a Great Resume & Cover Letter
April 5, 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Learn how to write a resume and cover letter that will land you the job you want. Last chance of the year!

How to Get an Internship
April 6, 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
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
April 11, 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Nervous about interviewing? You aren’t alone! Learn tips and tricks to gain confidence so that you can nail your next interview. Last chance of the year!

How I Made It: Administration of Justice
April 13 (Thursday), 2:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. located in EBS 301
Employer panel of individuals who work in the justice system such as police, FBI, parole, district attorney, forensic psychology, etc.

How to Network: Informational Interviewing & LinkedIn
April 19, 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Learn about how to connect with the best people to explore careers or to land the job you want.

JOB & INTERNSHIP FAIRS
Job & Internship Fair Week – February 5 – February 9, West Campus 11:00 – 2:00
Nonprofit Volunteer and Internship Fair – March 21, West Campus 11:00 – 2:00
Job & Internship Fair – April 12, West Campus 11:00 – 2:00

Click here to see previous Job & Internship Fair participants.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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