The Career Center
Location: Greenley Hall, Lobby Level
Hours: Mon. - Fri. 9 am - 4:30 pm
Walk-In Hours: Tues. 1 pm - 3 pm
CAREER CENTER CLOSED 9/22 AND 9/23 FOR RENOVATION.
Dolores Ciaccio, Director
Cheryl Stratigos, Career Counselor
William Jimenez, B.S., Career Assistant
Guadalupe Rivera, Administrative Assistant
The Career Center
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.
Career Center Open HouseTuesday, October 4, 2016
9 a.m. - 12 noon
Career Center - Greenley Hall - Lobby Level
Stop by to meet our Career Center staff and learn about our services. Refreshments and giveaways!
Graduate School Fair
Thursday, October 6, 2016
11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Campus Center Ballroom
Meet with recruiters from more than 25+ schools offering a wide variety of graduate/professional degrees!
The Career Counseling FAQ tab provides information on appointment scheduling.
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 6, 2016
11 A.M. - 2 P.M.
Campus Center Ballroom
Information for Recruiters
- $120 - Received on or before September 16, 2016
- $140 - Received after September 16, 2016
Information for Students
Regardless of your major, year in college or future goals, there are numerous benefits to attending the Fair:
- Learn about graduate school possibilities
- One-stop location to gather grad school information
- Get questions answers that you couldn't find answers to online
- Learn to promote yourself - Why do you want to further your education?
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. EMPLOYER REGISTRATION FOR THE FALL JOB FAIR IS NOW CLOSED, AS WE HAVE MET ROOM CAPACITY. Employers who would like to be added to our wait list can call the Career Center at 631-420-2296 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
For Students and Alumni...
The Career Center is excited to announce the launch of FSC CareerConnect! With CareerConnect, you will be able to:
- Schedule an appointment with a career counselor
- Search for part-time and full-time job opportunities
- Find paid and unpaid internships
- Upload your resume, cover letter and other documents for employers to view
- Explore career options with Career Explorer and Career Finder resources
Ready to get started? Visit FSC CareerConnect and register for a new account.
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.
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 email@example.com. 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 "farmingdale.edu" 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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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 CandidCareer.com homepage!