Services Available at the Career Services Center (CSC)
The Career Services Center focuses on the whole person and supports students and alumni through their career journey. The CSC exists to provide students and alumni with the tools to build a successful future. The CSC works towards this goal by offering a variety of services to help meet clients’ career and life goals. These services include:
- Assessment and computer-assisted guidance
- Career education outreach programming
- Career fairs in conjunction with consortia or community partners
- Career information and career planning resources
- Internships for academic credit
- Individual career coaching by appointment
- Intake or drop-in advising/coaching
- Graduate school search and application preparation
- Job listings through Falcon Career Network
- Job material critiques (resume, cover letter, etc.)
Career Development Process
There are four key elements of the career development process: Explore, Decide, Prepare, Apply. Career Services professionals can help you at each step of the way.
Learn who you are. Select a major. Consider many career options.
Meet with career and academic advisors to solidify your plans.
Learn how to make a great impression. Build your skills.
Plan a job search strategy:
You have wide access to many resources to help you build your career.
College Central Network is the primary job search service for Notre Dame College. This service helps students & alumni find a job and get the scoop on career-related programs and events. Career-related articles and podcasts assist student career readiness. Employers are able to create an account with us to post job opportunities of all types (full-time, part-time, internships, co-ops) to attract qualified student and alumni applicants. All of these services are offered to NDC students, alumni and our employer partners free of charge!
My Next Move is an interactive tool for job seekers and students to learn more about their career options. My Next Move has tasks, skills, salary information, and more for over 900 different careers. Users can find careers through keyword search; by browsing industries that employ different types of workers; or through the O*NET Interest Profiler, a tool that offers personalized career suggestions based on a person’s interests and level of work experience.
OhioMeansJobs.com is a job search resource for Ohio job seekers. Users can search through posted jobs, find upcoming local job fairs and workshops, or post a resume which can be found by employers in Ohio and surrounding states. OhioMeansJobs.com also now includes services that had previously only been available at county job centers.
|Athlete Network: This community of more than 1 million current and former professional and student athletes includes access to job openings at corporations and organizations that value the competitive mindset.|
NACDA is the largest association of collegiate athletics administrators and maintains a job site with career listings for more than 1,700 institutions throughout the United States, Canada and Mexico.
|TeamworkOnline: This online resource connects individual job seekers with sports and live event professionals and organizations through an inclusive environment, intuitive technology, high-touch events and executive search and consulting.|
|Bluebird Staffing provides clinical and professional staffing solutions, both permanent placement and teleheath services, for healthcare providers nationwide.|
Our Career Closet provides professional clothing, at no cost, to students for upcoming campus events, job shadowing, internships, interviews, networking events, and employment. Contact Franceska Jones at email@example.com to make an appointment for a “personal shopper” experience if unable to attend an upcoming “Pop-Up Shop” event on campus.
The Career Closet will be located in the foyer of the Administration Building on specific dates yet to be determined. Clothing and accessories for men and woman, all sizes and seasons, will be available on a first-come basis. A limited number of clothing items allowed will be allotted per student, and based on availability.
If you are interested in donating items for future Career Closet inventory, click here for a list of desired items and for further details.
Career Closet Mission Statement:
The Notre Dame College Career Closet endeavors to provide the student body with free professional attire and accessories for use at campus-related events, job shadowing, internships, interviews, and employment. Access to these quality items exemplifies the tradition of the Sisters of Notre Dame and aids student growth in personal, professional, and global responsibility.
Clara Fritzsche Library, Floor 2 ∙ Telephone: 216.373.5217 ∙ Fax: 216.381.3802
Office Hours: Monday – Friday: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.