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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 - Not for Credit

The SBCC Career Center offers a series of events & workshops each semester for students on a variety of topics.

Calendar of Events

All workshops are located in the Career Center and are 1 hour long unless otherwise indicated.

Fall 2015 Events Calendar

How to Get Hired – Get Ready for the Job & Internship Fair!
September 09
3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Create a Great Resume & Cover Letter
September 14
September 24 (emphasis on Tech/STEM Jobs, but come for all resume types)
October 14
3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Job & Internship Fairs
Friendship Plaza (across from the cafeteria)
September 16
September 22
10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

How to Get an Internship: In Collaboration with the Scheinfeld Center for Entrepreneurship & Innovation
September 23
4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Exploring Careers in the Computer Field:
In Collaboration with Computer Network Engineering & Electronics, Computer Information Systems & Computer Science
September 30
4:00 - 5:30 p.m.

Navigating the Interview Process
October 13
3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Find Your Major
October 21
3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Exploring Careers in Hotel, Restaurant, Hospitality, Marketing, Sales, Communication, and IT
In Collaboration with the Veterans' Support Office
November 4
4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

How to Network: Informational Interviewing & LinkedIn
November 18
3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.




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