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Career Planning & Resources

CEC Services

Our services include individual career coaching, career workshops and programs, career fairs and employer recruiting events, and more.

STEPS Career Development Plan

STEPS = Steps To Explore Prepare Succeed. The STEPS Career Development Plan provides an action plan for you to follow to help you acquire knowledge about yourself, career paths, and academic and career opportunities.

Career Coaching

Learning how to manage your career is an often neglected but very important companion to your college education. Statistics show that, on average, over your work life you may change jobs over ten times and change careers three to five times.

Adult Learners (Dix Scholars)

The CEC offers resources and customized support and services just for our adult undergraduate students.

Career Resources

Career Resources includes access to the extensive print collection and online career collections in Beatley Library; the CEC site's resources and tools, including the CEC job banks, CareerLink and CA$H; as well as additional selected off-site resources beyond Simmons.

Humanities 370 Career Course

Humanities 370 (HUM-370) is a career preparation course taught by the Career Education Center staff. It is designed to provide students with knowledge of the professional skills, behaviors and career competencies necessary for a successful pre-professional internship experience and their future career development.

First Year Students

Attending college is an adventure of self-discovery and discovering your life's work is part of that adventure.​ ​The CEC is committed to helping you discover your passion and how to link that passion to lifelong purpose.​ Visit this page for career ​r​esource​s just for first year students and the "Explore Simmons" course.​

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