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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.

10 Important Things You Need to Know for Creating a Great Resume & Cover Letter

Thursday, Sept. 7, 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.

The Global Experience: The LinkedIn Link to Reaching Your Career Goals
Wednesday. Sept. 20, 4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Learn from a LinkedIn representative about how to use LinkedIn to your advantage for your job search and professional networking.
Bonus: hear from SBCC study abroad about how their programs and other international experience
can enhance your resume, and how to highlight that experience on LinkedIn.
At this workshop, you will be able to create and work on your Profile.

How I Made It: Environmental Horticulture & Landscape Design
Wednesday, Oct. 11, 4:00 p.m.
Meet in A-162
Employer panel of landscape contractors, nursery operation owners, and landscape designers. Come ask questions & network!

10 Important Things You Need to Know for Creating a Great Resume & Cover Letter 
Wednesday, Oct. 18, 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.

Artists' Panel: How I Made It in the World of Art: Career Paths for Art-Related Majors
Wednesday, Oct. 18, 4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Meet in A-211
A panel of artists will share their education and career journeys, and how they have been able to make a living using their artistic talents.

5 Reasons You Don't Want to Miss Out on Preparing for a Job Interview
Thursday, Oct. 19, 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.

Don't Let Time Slip By: Figure Out Your Major Now
Wednesday, Oct. 25, 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.

Top 15 Tips on How to Get Hired for the Job You Want
Tuesday, Nov. 10, 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Come to hear the top 15 tips on how you can get hired for the job you want. Bring your questions!

Job & Internship Fair Week – Sept. 11 – Sept. 14, West Campus 11:00 – 2:00
Job & Internship Fair - October 4, West Campus 11:00 – 2:00
Nonprofit Volunteer and Internship Fair – October 26, West Campus 11:00 – 2:00
Job & Internship Fair – November 16, West Campus 11:00 – 2:00
Click here to see Job & Internship Fair participants









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