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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.

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Friday, Sept. 19,
Saturday, Sept. 20 and
Sunday, Sept. 21

in-store and online
JCPenney Suit Up – in-store or online
+ Enhance your professional wardrobe with an extra 30 percent off professional wear prices.
+ Register in Handshake to receive the coupon code
+ Open to all Stark State students, faculty, staff and alumni.
Thursday, Oct. 8
3 – 6 p.m. • Handshake
Virtual Career Fair health • human and social services • public safety
+ Explore jobs and internships in the health, human and social services
and public safety career communities
+ Employers register by Oct. 5
+ Student registration
Thursday, Oct. 29
2 – 3 p.m. • Zoom
Career Community engagement series Math and Sciences
+ Hear from professionals, working in the field
+ Learn about companies and career paths
+ Register*once you register, you’ll receive a confirmation email with the Zoom link.
Thursday, Nov. 5
1:30 – 3:30 p.m. • Zoom**once you register,
you’ll receive a confirmation
email with the Zoom link.
Career Services speaker series
Managing anxiety throughout your education and career

+ Engage with Brad Imhoff, Assistant Professor of Counseling at Liberty University, to gain
a better understanding of anxiety, management techniques and how to support those who
are challenged by it.
+ Register today (only 100 spots available)
Tuesday, Nov. 10
6:30 – 7:30 p.m. • Zoom
Career Community engagement series
Education and American Sign Language

+ Hear from professionals, working in the field
+ Learn about companies and career paths
+ Register*once you register, you’ll receive a confirmation email with the Zoom link.
Various dates and times

Register on Handshake,
then check your email
for Zoom link.

“Work it” interactive virtual workshops to get you career ready
+
Resume 101
Sept. 22 • 5 – 6 p.m.
+ Succeeding at virtual career fairs
Oct. 1 • 3:30 – 4:30 p.m.
+ Cover letter 101
Oct. 16 • noon – 1 p.m.
+ Interviewing 101 (in-person and virtual)
Oct. 27 • 1:30 – 2:30 p.m.
+ LinkedIn 101
Nov. 4 • 10:30 – 11:30 a.m.
+ Virtual job search 101
Dec. 9 • 4 – 5 p.m.
Various dates
noon – 1 p.m. • Zoom
Open to students, faculty and staff
Handshake 101 workshops: How to set up, build your profile, connect and apply
on Stark State’s new job and internship platform

+ Sept. 25 and 29
+ Oct. 5 and 15
+ Nov. 11
+ Register

In-person and virtual appointments

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

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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