Students

Welcome to Career Services

Career Services appointments will be held via phone, WebEx and in-person (by appointment only) due to COVID-19 restrictions. To make a Career Services appointment you must be registered for Spring 2021 classes at Housatonic Community College.

    We can assist with the following services:
  • Reviewing resumes/cover letters and other career related documents for students
  • Assistance with deciding a major and reviewing results of Focus 2
  • Responding to student questions regarding their job search, interview prep and general career advising inquiries


Click here to request an appointment.


  • Individual Career Counseling
  • Resume and Cover Letter Review
  • Assessment Inventories
  • Interviewing Skills
  • Job Search Skills
  • Career Related Workshops
  • Major Exploration Guidance
  • Job Postings

Career Services - Students


College Central

College Central

Job board.


Focus 2

Focus2Career

Explore majors, search careers and begin your career plan!

Please use access code: Hawks

First time users, please register. Note access code is case sensitive.


Big Interview

Big Interview

Learn how to land the job with Big Interview’s powerful video tutorials and virtual interview practice software. Find out exactly what interviewers are looking for and learn how to anticipate and properly answer the toughest questions.

To create an account: You must use Chrome browser. You must use your school email ending in @mail.ct.edu. You can find your school email on MyCommnet


What Can I Do

What Can I Do With This Major?

Find out what jobs are available in a major you are interested in.


ONet

O*NET OnLine

O*NET OnLine has detailed descriptions of the world of work for use by job seekers, workforce development and HR professionals, students, researchers, and more!


Strong Career Assessment Tool

Strong Career Assessment Tool

A career assessment that delivers insight and direction

Please make an appointment with a career counselor to use this assessment.

Achieving the Dream
Aspen Award
STEM Logo
JED Campus