WELCOME TO THE CAREER CENTER!
The WCC Career Center is open to all students and community members who seek assistance with the career development process.
Our Mission Statement:
Our mission is to assist students with career development through assistance with Career Exploration, Career Planning and Decision Making, and Job Search Skills and Strategies. Moreover, our goal is to develop regional employer relationships in order to provide employment opportunities for students while enrolled in classes and after graduation.
Please email us at WCC-CareerCenter@yccd.edu to schedule an appointment. We look forward to working with you!
Download a PDF of WCC Career Center Resources
Video – Introduction to the Career Center
Job & Internship opportunities for Students & Alumni
Career Center Student Learning Outcomes
The student learning outcomes associated with accessing Career Services include:
- Career Exploration and Planning Students will be able to identify their skills, interests and values as they relate to exploring career options. Students will develop the skills needed to find the necessary occupational and labor market information to assist in their career planning process. Students will be able to identify the academic preparation needed to attain the careers they are considering. Students will consider experiential learning opportunities (i.e. volunteering, internships, job shadowing, etc) in their career decision making process.
- Job Search Skills and Strategies Students will develop a targeted resume/cover letter for job search. Students will identify their achievements, accomplishments, knowledge and skills in order to effectively market themselves for employment. Students will know how to prepare for an interview, and minimize the anxiety associated with the interview process. Students will learn the most effective strategies for finding the job they want and be able to develop a job search plan.