Career Development Center

Career Center

Contact Information

Greenley Hall, Lobby Level   

Office Hours:
Mon. - Fri. 9 am - 4:30 pm

Walk-In Hours:

Mon. 10 am - 12 pm
Tues. 1 pm - 3 pm

All other times by appointment.


Dolores Ciaccio, M.A., M.B.A.
Director, Career Center

Cheryl Stratigos, M.Ed., GCDF, BC-HSP
Career Counselor

William Jimenez, B.S.
Career Assistant

Guadalupe Rivera, B.S.
Administrative Assistant

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Career Center at FSC

Whether you are a Farmingdale student or alum, the Career Center is eager to help you achieve your goals. Our professional staff and resources are ready to offer support, as you prepare for a lifetime of career exploration and growth.

How we can help:

  • Career Assessment
  • Resume and Cover Letter Assistance
  • Networking Skills 
  • Interviewing Skills
  • Job Fairs and Graduate School Fairs
  • Weekly Job and Internship Postings
  • Workshops

Appointments: See the Career Counseling FAQ tab on the left navigation bar for information on how to schedule an appointment in the Career Center.


The Career Center at Farmingdale State College will sponsor a FALL JOB FAIR on Thursday, November 17th from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Roosevelt Hall Multipurpose Room. We invite employers to participate and ask that you reserve an exhibit table for this event. As always, our job fairs are open to Farmingdale students, alums and job seekers from the general public.

To register for the 2016 Fall Job Fair, choose one of the following:

Employer Registration by check HERE

Employer Registration by credit card HERE


Farmingdale State College offers a wide variety of Bachelor and Associate degree programs. We believe you will find that our students and graduates are able to fill your employment and internship needs on many levels and have skills that will prove to be an asset to your organization.


We look forward to having you join us. If you require further information, please call the Career Center at 631-420-2296 or email us at


Career Center at Farmingdale State College




For Students and Alumni...

The Career Center is excited to announce the launch of FSC CareerConnect!  With CareerConnect, you will be able to:
o Schedule an appointment with a career counselor 
o Search for part-time and full-time job opportunities  
o Find paid and unpaid internships  
o Upload your resume, cover letter and other documents for employers to view
o Explore career options with Career Explorer and Career Finder resources 

Ready to get started? Visit FSC CareerConnect and register for a new account.

For Employers...

We appreciate your interest in hiring our Farmingdale students and graduates. To post your jobs and internships online with us, please sign up for a new account on our CareerConnect platform. Click HERE to register. 

With CareerConnect, you will be able to:

  • Access our virtual resume book to view resumes from students and graduates
  • Receive email notifications when resumes have been submitted to your posting
  • Generate resume packets to print out or share submitted resumes
  • Set your own expiration date for job postings and close your posting when it has been filled
If you require assistance with CareerConnect, please call the Career Center at 631-420-2296.

Scam Alert

Fictitious "Work-from-Home" Scam Targets University Students

College students across the United States have been targeted to participate in work-from-home scams. Although the Career Center does not post work-from-home positions on CareerConnect, there are some fraudulent companies that post positions under the guise of a reputable company. If you ever have a question about the authenticity of a job or internship posting, please contact the Career Center at 631-420-2296 or Click HERE to read a special public service announcement from the FBI with tips on how to protect yourself from job posting scams.




Big Interview is an online tool which provides you with an innovative way to effectively prepare for interviews. Practice mock interviews at your own pace!
Farmingdale Students: Use your "" email address to register on the site. Click on the link above to get started.
Farmingdale Alumni: Please contact the Career Center for an access code to this resource. Email us at or call us at 631-420-2296.


Candid Career provides informational video interviews featuring industry professionals. Get the inside scoop on careers as well as advice that will give you an edge in your job search. Search videos by industry, career title, college major or keywords! This is a great way to gather valuable career information to help with your future career decisions.  Candid Career is available to Farmingdale students and alumni. Click on the link above to get started and be sure to watch the "Why use the Career Center?" video on the homepage!