Job Search Assistance for Students and Alumni
Develop Your Job Search Skills
We partner with College Central Network to provide our students and alumni with virtual, on-demand training and resources for the job search. College Central is a robust site offering videos, podcasts, and print documents covering every aspect of the job search; resume and portfolio development tools and, access to Wake Tech’s job board and to College Central Network’s national job board partnership with Indeed.com.
Visit http://www.collegecentral.com/waketech to get started.
Schedule One-on-One Coaching
If you are graduating in the current semester, or if you are a candidate for the Cooperative Education program, this is your opportunity to meet with us to discuss your resume and job search strategy. Please call 919-866-5695 to schedule an appointment.
Register for ACA 220: Professional Transitions
This one-credit curriculum course covers everything you need to make the transition from college to career. From setting goals to developing marketing tools, networking, and even what to wear and how to conduct yourself, this course will help give you an edge in this competitive market. Look for information on ACA 220 on WebAdvisor.
Find a Job
All current; curriculum education students at Wake Tech have access to our job board. The board is offered through our partnership with College Central Network. Visit http://www.collegecentral.com/waketech to get started - all you need is your student ID number and your Wake Tech email address (sorry, we deny access to student users who register with any email address other than this.)
Once your registration is approved, you will be able to create and upload your resume and portfolio, search for jobs that employers have posted specifically for Wake Tech students and graduates, and search affiliated national job boards for graduate opportunities and internships.
Internships through Cooperative Education
Cooperative Education is the internship program at Wake Tech. If you are interested in gaining experience in your field of study, speak with your faculty advisor about Cooperative Education. For additional information please select the Cooperative Education Overview tab on the left.
If you are an alumni of a Wake Tech curriculum program, please contact our office for assistance.