Information for Students

Information for Students

Consider Your Plan

  • Join on-campus clubs and organizations that will help you explore your career interests and develop new skills.
  • Talk to family, friends and advisors about your major and begin exploring them via online tools.
  • Do your homework! Learn everything you can about the field and the employers you are interested in.
  • College Central Network (Includes career-related podcasts)
  • O*Net (Occupational information sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor)
  • Occupational Outlook Handbook (Guide to career information for hundreds of occupations)
  • CareerOneStop (Career exploration and information)

Create Your Resume

  • Use Optimal Resume to create professional resumes, cover letters, e-portfolios and practice interview questions. (Open in Firefox, Google Chrome or Safari.)
  • Resume and CV critiques are available. Get your three professional references, too!

Search for Internships & Jobs

  • Search for Job and Internship Opportunities through our Job Postings & Exams page.
  • Join the Applied Learning & Career Center Facebook group to receive postings and event updates.
  • Generate a prospective list of potential places to work or attend school. Seek out people in these organizations with whom you can network.
  • Take on a shadowing and internship experience.

Set up a Mock Interview

  • Set up a practice interview with the ALCC office.