Alumni

new gradsNCC Alumni have lifetime access to the college's Career Services. We encourage you to take advantage of our services to help refine your career goals, sharpen your resume and pursue job opportunities. 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 careers@northampton.edu for password access. 
  • Programs and Events, including résumé and cover letter preparation, interview skills, job search strategies, career fairs, campus recruiting, and career decision making
  • Job Listings for NCC alumni via CollegeCentral.com
  • Online résumé building through OptimalResume.com
  • Résumé and Cover Letter Critique - 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.
  • Reference File Service to provide employers and/or colleges with information about your qualifications including letters of recommendation.
  • Career Testing and Myers Briggs Personality Type Indicator (MBTI)
    These assessments can be useful for career decision making since it will help you identify the types of careers and organizations with which you would be happiest.
  • Mentoring and Networking - Create a professional profile on LinkedIn and connect with students, alumni, staff, and faculty.

    ** For alumni that have graduated more than 2 years ago, there is a fee for taking interest and personality assessments