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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.

In-person and virtual appointments

Meet with a Career Services specialist in-person or virtually (via Zoom).

Services include

  • career exploration
  • resume and cover letter help
  • mock interviews
  • interview coaching
  • job/internship/apprenticeship search
  • Handshake
  • LinkedIn
  • networking
  • career fair preparation

Click on one of these buttons to make an appointment:

 

Career Services calendar fall-2022

Sept. 23 – 25 • 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. 21 • 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. • Handshake
NE Ohio Regional Virtual Career Exploration Fair

+ Chat with 200+ employers interested to talk with students in all majors
+ Create connections for employment opportunities and future networking
+ Register on Handshake

Nov. 8 • 3 – 5 p.m. • Handshake
Business & IT Career Fair (in-person)
Business and Entrepreneurial Center • M100

+ Connect with employers looking to hire students in the Business and Accounting & Computer Science, Information Technology, Security and Digital Media Career Communities for full-time, part-time and internship positions
+ Build a professional network and learn about in-demand jobs
+ Register on Handshake

Nov. 14 • noon – 2 p.m. • Handshake
Health Career Fair (in-person)
Business and Entrepreneurial Center • M100

+ Connect with employers looking to hire students in the Health Career Community for full-time, part-time and internship positions
+ Build a professional network and learn about in-demand jobs
+ 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

Administrative Services, Legal Assisting, and Court Reporting (virtual)
Nov. 1 • 5:30 – 7 p.m. • Zoom
Event will focus on the following majors:
+ Administrative Office Professional
+ Legal Assisting
Register on Handshake

Education (virtual)
Dec. 6 • 6:30 – 8 p.m. • Zoom
Event will focus on the following majors:
+ Education
+ ASL
Register on Handshake

Workshops (virtual on Zoom and in-person)

+ Interactive virtual workshops to get you career ready
+ Register, then check your email for the Zoom link or room location

Resume
Sept. 15 • 11 a.m. – noon • Zoom
Register on Handshake

Nov. 2 • 2 – 3 p.m. • In-Person • Main Campus B101
Register on Handshake

Nov. 29 • 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. • Zoom
Register on Handshake

Career Fair Preparation
Oct. 12 • 2 – 3 p.m. • In-Person • Main Campus B101
Register on Handshake

Nov. 3 • 10 – 11 a.m. • Zoom
Register on Handshake

LinkedIn
Oct. 5 • 10 – 11 a.m. • In-Person • Main Campus B101
Register on Handshake

Nov. 15 • 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. • Zoom
Register on Handshake

 

Handshake How-To: Searching for Jobs

 

Handshake How-To: Preparing for Virtual Career Fairs

 

Career Services Office hours

Monday: 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Tuesday: 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. (Extended 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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