Current Students

FriendsHow do I find jobs in my major?

How do I choose a career?

What will make my résumé stand out?

What should I wear to a job interview?

Northampton's Career Services team is here to help you go from your first class to your first day on the job. Our services include:

  • Career Exploration, a multi-step process that includes learning about oneself, occupations, and the world of work.
  • Choices - Choices is a comprehensive online career exploration system which includes interest, values and aptitude testing and career information in both English and Spanish. Contact vgonzalez@northampton.edu for password access.
  • Programs, including résumé and cover letter preparation, interview skills, job search strategies, and career decision making.
  • Events, including career fairs and visits from campus recruiters
  • Job Listings for NCC students via CollegeCentral.com
  • Online résumé building through OptimalResume.com
  • Résumé and Cover Letter Critiques - Drop off a copy of your résumé and/or cover letter and it will be returned with written comments within 5 days. Unable to come in for an appointment? Email your résumé to careers@northampton.edu.
  • Interview Stream - a web-based tool to practice your interview skills using a webcam.
  • First Impressions - a service providing new and gently used professional clothing to students at no charge.
  • Mentoring and Networking - Create a professional profile on LinkedIn and connect with students, alumni, staff, and faculty. Click here for more information on creating a LinkedIn profile.
  • Career Planning Services - Career Planning Services are available to help you decide on a career path or between several possible careers. Call 610-861-5344 for an appointment.
  • Reference File Service to provide employers and/or colleges with information about your qualifications including letters of recommendation.

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