Career Services Colleges MCC Graduates Have Career Center
Career Counseling - Individual appointments and Transferred to Include: MONROE COMMUNITY COLLEGE
walk-in times are available to assist students with
learning more about themselves, understanding their SUNY Brockport Rochester Institute of
~ Mission Statement ~
career decision-making process, and helping students SUNY Buffalo State Technology
SUNY College of Technology St. John Fisher College The mission of the Career Center is to enhance
integrate this information to make appropriate career
choices. at Alfred University of Rochester student success by providing comprehensive
SUNY Cortland Alfred University
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Assessment Tools - During the career development
SUNY Fredonia Clarkson University career, transfer and employment services.
SUNY Geneseo Cornell University
process a Career Counselor may determine that a SUNY Oswego Hobart & William Smith The staff is committed to fostering individual
student would benefit from taking a self-assessment SUNY Oneonta Colleges
inventory. These assessments provide important growth and development by assisting students
SUNY College of Keuka College
information related to career selection, career options, Environmental Science & Ithaca College with their academic, career and employment
and professional development. A variety of assessments Forestry New York Chiropractic
are available including, FOCUS, Myers-Briggs Type SUNY Unversity at Albany College needs. Partnerships and collaborative efforts
Indicator, Strong Interest Inventory and the Self- SUNY Upstate Medical Niagara University are developed with alumni, faculty, businesses,
Directed Search. University Pennsylvania State
SUNY University at University organizations, colleges and universities to help
Career Profiles - Career Profiles provide students Binghamton Rensselaer Polytechnic
SUNY University at Buffalo Institute students explore various career, experiential,
with valuable career related information including
descriptions, related careers and job titles, salary SUNY Empire State College Syracuse University employment and transfer opportunities. The
Nazareth College Wells College
information and educational/training requirements.
Career Profiles are available for all academic programs
Roberts Wesleyan College Career Center envisions career development
at MCC and can be obtained from the Career Center Employers Hiring MCC as a life-long process and empowers students
web site or picked up in the Career Library.
Graduates Include: through its programs and services to develop
Transfer Guides for Career Planning - Transfer Bausch & Lomb Monroe County Airport and implement a plan to achieve their current
Guides for Career Planning highlight prerequisite and Blue Frog Internet Nixon Peabody LLP
recommended courses for transferring, criteria for City of Rochester Paetech Communications
and future career goals.
acceptance into a program of study, information about Coca-Cola Enterprises Park Ridge Hospital
the transfer application process, a listing of colleges and
universities offering the degree programs, descriptions
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of the career field and related occupations. Eastman Kodak Company Rochester Gas & Electric Building 3-108
Excellus Blue Cross/Blue Rochester General Hospital Monroe Community College - Brighton Campus
Co-ops and Internships - Located within the Career Shield Rochester Police Department 1000 East Henrietta Road
Center, the Experiential and Adult Learning Office Exxon Mobil Strong Health Rochester, New York 14623-5780
FedEx Telecomp, Inc.
assists students seeking co-ops and internships. Co-op 585-292-2248
Frontier Communications United Parcel Service
programs give students hands-on experience in their Fax: 585-292-3848
Harris Interactive Urban League of Rochester
field of study. Students work at least 225 hours each Highland Hospital Visiting Nurse Service www.monroecc.edu/go/careercenter
semester, complete a semester-long class and earn 4 to 6 IBM Corp. Wegmans Food Markets
credits. IDE Radiology WXXI
Internships teach students important job skills and let ITT Industries Xerox Corporation
them gain practical experience. Students work a total of Kaufmann’s YMCA
135 hours each semester and earn 3 credits. Monroe County
Monroe Community College is a unit of the State University of New
York. It is the policy of the University and of this College not to
discriminate on the basis of sex, race, color, religion, national origin,
disability, age, marital status or sexual orientation in admissions, MONROE COMMUNITY COLLEGE
employment, and treatment of students and employees in any
educational program or activity.
Services for Students Career Center
Transfer Services and telephone numbers can be obtained for those
seeking admission applications from other colleges and Job Search Services Employer Information Tables - Employers host tables
in the Campus Center to connect with students about
MCC has designed a variety of transfer services to fit universities. Our web site also links to numerous on- A comprehensive program of job search services is their organization and their hiring needs.
the needs of individual students. Since colleges and line applications from local and regional institutions. available to help students find full-time career-related
Job Fairs - Job fairs provide a forum for students
universities have distinct employment, as well as part-time and summer
Transfer Resources to learn about full-time, part-time and summer
admission standards and jobs while they are in school.
Catalogs, videotapes, DVD’s, transfer guides and employment opportunities with many organizations in
course requirements, we
other information are on hand for students to use in Job Search Counseling one location on one day.
encourage you to plan a program
our Career Library. There are also numerous links to Individual appointments and walk-in
with a career counselor as early as Resumes-on-File - Throughout the year employers
various colleges and universities including financial aid times are available for students seeking
possible in your college career. contact the Career Center seeking to interview and hire
resources through our web site. job search assistance.
qualified MCC students and alumni. Keep an updated
On-Campus Visitations Mock Interviews copy of your resume on file with the Career Center.
Individual appointments, walk-
Throughout the year, recruiting visits are scheduled on Practice your interviewing techniques and
in times and “Quick Question” Resume Referral - The Career Center collects and
campus by four-year colleges. Please refer to our web receive feedback via a mock interview.
forms are available for students submits students’ resumes to organizations which are
site for an updated listing.
seeking assistance with transfer 48-Hour Resume Critique Service seeking candidates to fill full-time job openings.
opportunities. Transfer Advisor-in-Residence Program Drop off an updated copy of your resume to be critiqued
“The Job Connection” (Internet-accessible job listings)
This program is designed for students who are serious by a counselor, and pick it up 48 hours later.
Articulation Agreements - The Job Connection is a database of employment and
and decisive about attending specific colleges. Students
Numerous agreements have been Workshops experiential opportunities. It contains full-time, part-
will be able to meet one-on-one with a transfer
signed with various A variety of workshops, including Resume and Cover time and summer job vacancies and co-op, internship
college representative on the MCC campus. Please
four-year colleges which Letter Writing, Interviewing Techniques and Job Search and community service/volunteer positions.
refer to our web site for an updated listing.
define the requirements Strategies are offered.
for optimal transfer to Transfer Scholarship Information
Job Search Resources
parallel programs at those A brochure is published annually outlining Quietword™ - Advanced technology that allows
institutions. Please refer scholarships for transfer students at various four-
The Career Library contains career planning, students and alumni to register and be matched to jobs,
to our website for a list year colleges. occupational and job search resources, job vacancy internships, vacation work and careers. Quietword™
of colleges with whom we have listings, job search and organizational videotapes ensures that only mutually interested students and
College Transfer Fairs and employer literature. The Career Center web
articulation agreements. employers are connected. You control your privacy and
Held during the Fall, these events bring
site features links to internet sites that contain anonymity by choosing to accept or decline invitations,
representatives from over 50 colleges and
2+2 Dual Admission Programs job listings, resume databases and organizational and by blocking companies from ever seeing you.
universities to both the Brighton and Damon
These innovative programs with information. Register now and be in the right place at the right time
City campuses. This is an opportunity for students to
specific colleges are designed for full- for all your future job opportunities.
meet the representative and collect transfer college Recruitment Programs
time students who know where they
wish to transfer and in what major.
information. Numerous recruitment programs exist to help students www.monroecc.edu/go/quietword
Transfer is guaranteed if all elements Special Programs and Scholarship Information connect with employers for full-time, part-time and
of the agreement are met. Please refer for Underrepresented Students summer jobs. Please refer to the calendar of events on
to our web site for a complete list of 2+2 Individualized advisement and scholarship information our web site for upcoming programs.
programs and audit sheets. are components of this program, designed to assist On-Campus Interviews - Employers conduct
underrepresented students with transfer to bachelor individual interviews on-campus with candidates
College Applications degree programs upon completion of their MCC interested in full-time employment.
Admission applications for SUNY and degree.
local private colleges are available
in the Career Center. Addresses
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