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.
There are several classes you can take for credit in which you will explore career options and learn important career developing skills.
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.
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.
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.
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.
The SBCC Career Center offers a series of events & workshops each semester for students on a variety of topics.
Fall 2013 Calendar
All workshops are located in the Career Center and are 1 hour long unless otherwise indicated.
Choose a Major Week, October 7 – 11
Drop by the Career Center for help identifying your interests and strengths and choosing a major.
How I Made It: STEM Careers, Wednesday, October 16, 4:30 pm
A doctor, a computer engineer and a biologist tell the stories of their career paths.
Résumé Writing Workshop, Thursday, October 17, 1:00 pm (CLT)
How to revise, up-date or write a whole new résumé
Help for the Holidays Job Fair Tuesday, October 29, 10 am – 1 pm (Main Campus)
Employers with seasonal jobs for students.
Interviews & Networking Workshop, Wednesday, November 13, 4:30 pm (PD 11)
Learn the art of networking, create your own “sound bite” and attend a Cookies & Milk “Mocktail Party”.
Get LinkedIn Workshop, Thursday, November 14, 1:00 pm (CLT)
Learn how to create a LinkedIn account and why it is an important job search tool.