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LACC CAREER CENTER APPOINTMENTS

CAREER COUNSELING 

For IN-PERSON or VIRTUAL counseling services that require career and academic counseling, major and career exploration, education planning, career assessment, assistance with academic renewal, financial aid appeals, and/or transfer guidance, we recommend that you meet with one of our Career Center Counselors.  Click here to make an appointment

TRANSFER-SPECIFIC INQUIRIES

The LACC Transfer Center provides IN-PERSON  and VIRTUAL services. You may connect with a staff member during virtual lobby hours by clicking "Drop-in Lobby" or in-person by checking in at window #20, Student Services Building (SSB), 2nd Floor.

Career Counseling

Virtual or In-Person

In-Person and Virtual Appointments Available

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General Questions

Career Center Appts

In-Person and Virtual Appointments Available

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Career Assessments

Free for LACC Students

Learn about your personality and skills.

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LACC CAREER CENTER SERVICES

The goal of career counseling services at the Career Center is to help students and alumni learn how to make informed decisions in their educational and career choices. Those decisions should reflect students’ personal goals, values, and interests, and should lead toward satisfying academic work in their major and a fulfilling career.

Workshops & Events

Learn about Career Center virtual and in-person events.

Career Center Events

Career Resources

Research tools for internships and career.

Career Resources

Explore LACC Majors

Explore LACC Career and Program Pathways

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CAREER AND JOB PLACEMENT

The Career Center will help prepare you for your next job or career whether you are currently in school, or are a recent transfer or graduate.

LACC Job Board

Use College Central Network to explore jobs and careers

College Central Network

Resume Assistance

Learn how to create a winning resume.

Resume Writing

Career Planning

Learn how to plan for your future career.

Career Planning

ADDITIONAL CAREER RESOURCES

In addition to Career Counseling Services, LACC offers a number of additional resources including courses and Adult and Vocational Education classes, CTE, information for Undocumented Students, and Faculty/Program support.

LACC offers a number of different in-person and online Counseling Classes. 

Counseling 20 (3 Units/CSUGE Area E) is designed for students who are undecided about their pathways, career, and/or educational goals. It is a hands-on and interactive career planning process that includes the following topics: self-exploration, clarification on values, interest and skills analysis, researching career options, interviewing skills, decision making, and goal setting process. Counselors will assist students in creating an educational plan based on major and career pathways.

Counseling 40 (3 Units/CSUGE Area E)helps students explore issues related to higher education that contribute to student success. Topics will include an overview of academic success skills, value and purpose of higher education, college and district policies and procedures, ethics and responsibility,diversity in higher education, educational strategies and planning,interpersonal communication, career development, health issues,and self-assessment techniques.

For additional information on class schedules and availability, click HERE.  Be sure to consult with your Counselor to ensure Counseling classes work with your educational plan.

 

  • Advising & Counseling: General information and advising is available via Cranium Cafe. Limited counseling appointments are also be available.
  • Immigration Services: In partnership with CARECEN to offer FREE immigration legal services for the LACC Dream Resource Center every Wednesday (virtual and in person).
  • Financial Aid/CA Dream Act: Get help with Financial aid/CA Dream applications.
  • Workshops: Presentations on a variety of topics including Legal Updates, Undocu Chats, Scholarships and more!

Get additional Information about the Dream Resource Center by clicking HERE

The Office of Economic Development and Workforce Education (EDWE) at Los Angeles City College works collaboratively with internal and both public and private sector partners throughout Los Angeles County to transform communities through excellence in career education.  You can find out more about LACC's Workforce Education by clicking HERE

The Los Angeles City College (LACC) Noncredit / Adult Education program prepares Basic Skills learners, English as a Second Language learners, disadvantaged populations, and other non-traditional college students to attain the essential knowledge, skills and abilities to successfully acquire and retain employment, transition to college, and/or effectively explore, plan and establish career pathways leading to growth opportunities in high demand occupations.  Learn more about Adult Education by clicking HERE

The LACC Career Center is happy to offer traditional and contextualized workshops for your classrooms and programs.  To request a workshop or career assessment for your classroom or program, simply email David Turcotte (turcotdr@lacitycollege.edu) or complete the workshop request form by clicking HERE. 

Please provide at least 2-weeks advance notice for all workshop/career assessment requests. 

 

Interested in upscaling your LACC education to a 4-year college or university?  

The LACC Transfer Center is able to assist you in preparing for transfer to a four-year college or university by providing you with accurate, up-to-date information and a set of coordinated resources, activities, and services that support your transfer process.

CLICK HERE to access the LACC Transfer Center.

LACC CAREER CENTER CONTACT

Office Hours and Location

In-Person:
Mondays to Thursdays: 8:00AM - 6:00PM
Fridays: 8:30AM - 2:00PM
Saturdays to Sundays: Closed

Online:
Mondays to Thursdays: 8:00AM - 6:00PM
Fridays: 8:00AM - 2:00PM
Saturdays to Sundays: Closed

Contact

David Turcotte, Career Center Counselor
Email: @email

Carolyn Darin, Career Center Counselor
Email: @email

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LACC CAREER CENTER MISSION STATEMENT

The mission of the Career Center is to engage, educate and assist students in the career development process to thrive and become successful in today's workforce.