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Career Resources

Career Services has many resources available for you to use, whether on campus or at home! From developing a cover letter and resume, to creating an ePortfolio and website, these resources can help you fine tune your professional brand!

 

Majors and Careers: Who are YOU and What Can YOU Do?

THE NEW JERSEY CAREER ASSISTANCE NAVIGATOR (NJCAN)

The New Jersey Career Assistance Navigator (NJCAN) is an Internet-based delivery system for accurate, comprehensive, current, and relevant occupational, post-secondary school and financial aid information. NJCAN contains the latest national, New Jersey and local labor market data and projections.

NJCAN also includes information on:

  • Job interview preparation
  • Career Research
  • Resume and cover letter creation
  • How to keep a job
  • Military occupations

NJCAN is designed to support lifelong career exploration, and career planning and decision-making through easy to use, straightforward search and sorting utilities, and an online portfolio for saving information from all system components.

New Users – If you have been provided with log-in credentials, please log in. If not, you can either email us at careerservices@ucc.edu or log-in without an account by clicking NJ Resident

 

JOB & INTERNSHIP POSTINGS

Find all of our job and internship postings as well as information on events and volunteer opportunities on our social media pages!


 

 CENGAGE UNLIMITED – Career Tools

Did you know you can access career tools and information through your Cengage Unlimited account?  When you login, select ‘Career Success Tips’ from the menu on the left-hand side.  You can utilize guided modules and discover tips on numerous topics related to careers and job searching.  You can:

  • Explore Careers: Search specific job titles to learn about what they do and what education, experience, and skills you need to make that your career.  The skills list is a great reference to use when building or updating your resume!
  • Get Career Ready: Develop the soft skills that are most sought after by employers and recruiters.  Soft skills are just as important as technical knowledge and other qualifications!
  • Get the Job: Review tutorials on navigating the job search process from writing resumes and cover letters to job searching and conducting interviews.