Career services - Stark State College - North Canton, Ohio
Career services

Career services

The Career Services Office helps you explore your personal, academic and professional interests to get you to a meaningful career, and our business partnerships maximize your career opportunities.

For more information about our programs that can benefit you and your career success, contact us at 330-966-5459, careerservices@starkstate.edu or stop in room M104 of the Gateway Center.

In-person and virtual appointments

In-person and virtual appointments now available. Click on one of the following links to make an appointment:

 

Career Services calendar 2021

Sept. 17 – 19 • in-store and online
JCPenney Suit-Up

+ Enhance your professional wardrobe with an extra 30 percent off professional wear prices
+ Open to all Stark State student, faculty & staff
+ Register on Handshake for your coupon code

Sept. 22 • 2 – 6 p.m. • Handshake
NE Ohio Regional Virtual Career Exploration Fair

+ Chat with 200+ employers interested to talk with students in all majors
+ Schedule 10-minute individual sessions or register for 30-minute group info sessions with recruiters
+ Create connections for employment opportunites and future networking
+ Register on Handshake

Oct. 6 • 1 – 4 p.m. • Handshake
Business and IT Virtual Speed Hiring Fair

+ Virtual, 10-minute pre-screening interviews
+ Virtual, 30-minute information sessions to learn more about the companies attending and their opportunities
+ Register on Handshake

Career Community Engagement Series

+ Interact with professionals working in the field
+ Explore how your degree can be used in the future
+ Learn about companies and career paths

Psychology and Sociology (virtual)
Oct. 20 • noon – 1:30 p.m. • Zoom
Register on Handshake

Communication and English (virtual)
Oct. 27 • noon – 1:30 p.m. • Zoom
Register on Handshake

Culinary (in-person at the Advanced Technology Center)
Nov. 3 • 10:30 a.m. – noon • Culinary Kitchen (ATC)
Register on Handshake

“Work-it” workshops (virtual on Zoom)

interactive virtual workshops to get you career ready
*Register, then check your email for the Zoom link

Resume 101
Sept. 13 • 11 a.m. – noon • Zoom
Register on Handshake

Oct. 21 • 1 – 2 p.m. • Zoom
Register on Handshake

Nov. 29 • 3 – 4 p.m. • Zoom
Register on Handshake

Succeeding at virtual career fairs & hiring events
Sept. 16 • 10 – 11 a.m. • Zoom
Register on Handshake

LinkedIn 101
Oct. 14 • 10:30 – 11:30 a.m. • Zoom
Register on Handshake

Cover Letter 101
Oct. 26 • 1 – 2 p.m. • Zoom
Register on Handshake

Virtual and in-person interviewing 101
Nov. 3 • 2:30 – 3:30 p.m. • Zoom
Register on Handshake

Virtual job search 101
Nov. 15 • 3 – 4 p.m. • Zoom
Register on Handshake

Handshake 101 (virtual on Zoom)

Learn how to build your profile, connect and apply for jobs and internships on Stark State’s online job board, Handshake.

Sept. 21 • 11 a.m. – noon
Sept. 30 • 1 – 2 p.m.
Oct. 12 • 11 a.m. – noon
Nov. 18 • noon – 1 p.m.
Register online

 

 

Office hours

Monday: 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Tuesday: 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. (Extended virtual hours available until 6:30 p.m.)
Wednesday: 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Thursday: 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Please schedule an appointment for all other times by calling our office.

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