CAREER AND ACADEMIC ADVISING CENTERS

Not sure about your career choice? At our career and academic advising centers, you can:

  • Attend job and career fairs
  • Research employers and job opportunities
  • Build professional resumes, cover letters and online portfolios
  • Sharpen your interview and salary negotiation techniques
  • Identify community and online resources to help in your job and internship search

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Terri Kontodiakos

Focused on Your Career

"Every conversation we have with you as a student includes a career conversation. It is vital to your success and helps keep you motivated, knowing you're working towards a larger goal."

Student Services Manager Terri Kontodiakos

CAREER AND ACADEMIC ADVISORS

Our more than 120 certified Career Development Facilitators will guide you in: 

  • Exploring careers that fit your interests, skills and values
  • Mapping the path between your education and career options
  • Developing a personal career action plan

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PUT YOUR SKILLS INTO PRACTICE

SPC offers several ways to get you job ready, like job shadowing and internships, where you can:

  • Learn more about a company or organization
  • Interview professionals in your field
  • Expand your professional network
  • Learn valuable on-the-job skills

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From our blog

  • Students interested in tech jobs should plan to attend the LaunchCode event. This will take place May 30th on the SPG Campus from 12:30 - 2pm in SA114.
  • Graduates and students, begin your job search with the top 100 workplaces in Tampa Bay. Here are some of the employers and how they view their employees.
  • Academic and soft skills certification to help employers find workers and help workers to earn a credential. Online learning coupled with proctored exam.
  • Learn success strategies to study and earn industry certifications. Hear from SPC students and industry leaders. Create a plan for certification success.
  • Are you thinking about a business degree or certificate? Are you drawn to finance and insurance, marketing, human resources, hospitality or operations? This is an event for you. Come meet with employers and faculty to discuss your business career plan. Students, are you currently seeking a business degree or certificate? This is an event for you too. … Continue reading Are You a Business Major?
  • Handshake is an incredible online tool that will help you land a job or internship that sparks your unique interests, discover companies, on-campus events, network, and build a meaningful career.
  • Plan to attend two leadership skills events for students and staff. These will take place on the Clearwater Campus. Register and attend. Both are free.
  • The Tampa Bay TechHire program has partnered with SPC’s Workforce Institute to offer select healthcare and technical training for FREE.
  • If you’re looking for an internship then our Internship Expo on April 2 at St. Petersburg College EpiCenter is a must attend event!
  • Interview anxiety is a real thing. Let’s be honest, no one likes doing interviews. Why is that? Perhaps if we felt better prepared, we would not have this innate fear of interviews. Instead, we would confidently take part in an interview. Clearwater Career Services department will be hosting an Interview Preparation Workshop on: Thursday, April … Continue reading Interview Anxiety – Interview Preparation