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Career Services

Career Services helps students, prospective students, career changers, and alumni:

 

25Percent

Explore skills, majors, and careers.

60Percent

Prepare for employment through resume development,
creating a job search strategy, and interview coaching.

60Percent

Network with employers and alumni to
find jobs and internships.

 

Explore Skills, Majors, and Careers
 

Prepare for Your Job Search
 

Networking and Recruiting
 

Experiential Learning
 

Contact Career Services
 

 

Post Internships & Job Opportunities
 

Recruitment
 

Career Fairs and Networking Events
 

Workforce Preparation
 

Contact
 

 

Classroom Presentations & Workshops
 

Career & Recruiting Events for Your Department
 

Student Resources
 

 

ParentTips

 

10 Steps to A Career

  1. Assess Skills and Interests
    Encourage taking the online career assessment Focus2 to identify interests, skills, values, and personality.  This links to majors and careers for consideration.

  2. Get Expert Advice
    Schedule a meeting with a Career Advisor to discuss and interpret results.

  3. Research Jobs
    Visit O’Net to learn more about careers, employment outlook, skills needed for careers, educational requirements, and salaries by region.

  4. Ask Questions
    Conduct informational interviews or job shadows with professionals in fields of interest.

  5. Make a Resume
    Create a college-level resume and seek assistance from the FCC Career Advisors.  Resume samples can be found on College Central Network the Careers and Jobs Library Guide.

  6. Gain Experience
    Acquire work-related experience through part-time jobs and internships.  Search for opportunities through College Central Network.  Talk with the FCC Internship & Apprenticeship Coordinator.

  7. Get Involved
    Build additional experience and leadership skills through service-learning and clubs and organizations.

  8. Stay Informed
    If planning on pursuing a Bachelor’s degree, meet with the Transfer Advisor in Counseling and Advising. This ensures that the program, courses, and pathway is aligned with curriculums of transfer destinations.

  9. Learn How to Search
    Learn the most effective techniques of the job search and the art of networking.  Strategize with the FCC Career Advisors.

  10. Network
    Attend on-campus recruitment and networking events.  A list can be found at College Central Network.
 
 
Career Readiness Center
College and Career Readiness Center
Jefferson Hall - 2nd Floor (J200)
301.846.2471
CareerCenter@frederick.edu
Career Services Staff
Anne Scholl-Fiedler
Coordinator of Career Services
Jefferson Hall, J203 · 301.624.2795
aschollfiedler@frederick.edu


Kelly Bellew
Career Advisor
Jefferson Hall,J202 · 240.629.7917
kbellew@frederick.edu