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					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

                                                                                                                                                                                                                             There’s more to you. There’s more to MCC.
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
                                                                 Democrat & Chronicle
                                                                 Disney World
                                                                                                   Parlec, Inc.
                                                                                                   Paychex, Inc.
                                                                                                                                          Career Center
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       
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,

                                                                                                                                                                                                          Career Center
                                                              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.

                                                                                              Rev. 9/2005
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
         Transfer Counseling
                                                            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        
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
                                                                                                                                     There’s more to you. There’s more to MCC.

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