Greenley Hall, Lobby Level
Office Hours: M-F 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Career counseling by appointment.
Dolores Ciaccio, M.A., M.B.A.
Director, Career Center
Cheryl Stratigos, M.Ed., GCDF, BC-HSP
Guadalupe Rivera, B.S.
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
Appointments: See the Career Counseling FAQ tab on the left navigation bar for information on how to schedule an appointment in the Career Center.
Upcoming TECHNOLOGY JOB FAIR at Farmingdale State College
Our annual Technology Job Fair will be held on Thursday, March 10, 2016 from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. in the Campus Center Ballroom.
Job Seekers: Professional attire suggested. Bring several copies of your resume. Job seekers are not required to register and admission is free.
Employers: We invite you to participate in our Technology Job Fair. Registration is required.
The Technology Fair will provide you with an excellent opportunity to visit our campus and meet our talented, eager candidates who are seeking employment with organizations such as yours. If you require further information, please contact us.
Volunteers Needed! The Career Center is in need of volunteers to assist with job seeker registration
at the Job Fair. If interested, please email the Career Center at: firstname.lastname@example.org
or call 631-420-2296. Thank you.
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.
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!