Welcome, from Delgado Community College's Career Services Office! Career Services provides students and alumni with information regarding full-time and part-time jobs, in addition to offering assistance with developing effective job search skills and strategies. Our office provides individual career guidance, as well as advice on beginning a specific job search. We can also organize resumes, and give direction on how to prepare for upcoming interviews. Students are encouraged to take full advantage of all the resources and services we have to offer.
Explore Your Career: Find Your Why
Delgado Community College has partnered with Focus 2 Career to provide FREE Career Exploration sessions with a comprehensive career guide that individuals enjoy using. Focus 2 Career will help guide you through a reliable, intuitive career & education decision making model that can assist you in choosing a college major, explore occupations, and make informed career decisions.
By utilizing Focus 2 Career, you will have the opportunity to explore your job interests and skills, as well as develop an understanding of your personal values and academic strengths, to discover the various opportunities that are right for you.
As a result of completing career exploration assessments prior to enrollment, you will be able to identify at least 3 career pathways that would be a good fit for you and match them to a Delgado program of study.
Job Placement Assistance
Career Services strives to assist current students and alumni of Delgado Community College in their job search. Our goal is to develop relationships with business, industry, and community organizations.
The Delgado Community College Career Services Office provides a database of full-time and part-time employment opportunities for students and alumni, as well as providing assistance creating or updating a resume through our online job board, Handshake. Workshops are provided by the Career Services Office upon invitation of individual departments on campus. Topics include: Job Search Techniques, Dress for Success, Professionalism in the Workplace, Resume Writing, and Interviewing Techniques.
Career Services encourages employers to create and manage their organization’s profile through Handshake frequently. Employers have the opportunity to post jobs, search resume and career portfolios and register for Delgado Community College hosted job fairs. If an organization account is no longer accessible, please contact our office for assistance.