Mercer County Community College will fully reopen for in-person classes and student services on Tuesday, Sept. 7. Most services are also available remotely. Refer to Ongoing Sources and Support for Student Success as well as MCCC Remote / COVID-19 Information & Resources for additional resources.
Operating remotely, CAREER SERVICES is available to assist you with your career concerns.
We can work with you on career essentials such as resume writing, what's needed to enter a particular career, how to know which career is best for you, etc.
Career Coach is a free online search tool in which you can explore potential academic majors and careers. Select a career that suits your interests and learn about educational requirements, job prospects and wages - all localized to this region. You'll also get to view current job postings in the area and develop your own resume.
Career Coach provides valuable information to help you set your career goals:
Education: The educational requirements for a career and the specific programs Mercer offers to help you start on your career path
Employment Trends: The number of jobs in the area in a specific occupation and recent employment trends in that field, providing you with insight into the prospects for employment once you complete your education
Earnings: Regional wage information for specific careers, giving you an overview of the earning potential in that field
Job Postings: Current regional job postings, providing you with a better understanding about jobs in the field and what employers are looking for in their employees
Resume Builder: A tool that helps you create your own resume, tapping into expert advice on how to best present yourself to future employers
If after using Career Coach, you are still undecided about a choice of major or career, please schedule an appointment to meet with a Career Counselor at 609-570-3397.