Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC)

Community College of Allegheny County

Job Placement and Career Services

Job Placement & Career Services offers and assists students with a four-point, career-planning Path to Success.

First, students Discover Their Career Path. Job Placement & Career Services assists students in identifying career goals and objectives through career exploration and education.

Second, Job Placement & Career Services assists students in Building Their Resume and Interview Skills needed to be successful in today’s employment market. Assistance is provided individually and in small groups as well as in manual form for independent learning.

Third, students can utilize Job Placement & Career Services to Gain Valuable Work Experience by obtaining co-op, internship and work study employment. Studies have shown that students who work in a chosen field prior to graduation will be more successful in finding employment upon graduation.

Lastly, Job Placement & Career Services can assist students in Finding Their Place in the Job Market by serving as the liaison between CCAC and the employment community. Job Placement & Career Services coordinates on-campus job fairs, information sessions and recruiting events and maintains a CCAC exclusive student and alumni job website.

Job Placement & Career Services have locations at all four campuses and provide support to all centers.

The staffing and materials provided by Job Placement & Career Services are in part provided by the generosity of the Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education Grant.