The college uses the New Jersey Career Assistance Navigator (NJCAN) as a career assessment and exploration tool. To begin, create a profile by visiting www.njcan.org
and use the Username: Cumberlandstudent1 and Password: NJcan!17 as first time log ins only.
What can I do with this major?
Whether you’re exploring majors or searching for information about your chosen field, this website will help. Learn typical career areas and types of employers that hire in these fields, as well as strategies to make you a more marketable candidate.
How do I become a …?
This site provides detailed insight into today's most popular career fields. The guide dissects each of the educational and professional steps needed to enter the field, including coursework in high school, a college degree, on-the-job training, apprenticeships, and professional exams and certifications. learnhowtobecome.org
College Central Network (CCN) is the college’s premier career portal. CCN is used to connect its students, alumni, and employers with one another. Employers can post jobs for students, alumni, and community members. Students, alumni, and community members can search for jobs, build a resumé, build an online portfolio, and access a library of career development resources. collegecentral.com/cccnj
The Department of Labor presents this site, America's Career InfoNet
. The Toolkit contains information on careers, local training finder, skills matcher, job finder, salary finder, industry and labor market information. acinet.org
The Bureau of Labor and Statistics
offers an electronic copy of the Occupational Outlook Handbook (OOH) on their website. The OOH provides career information on duties, education and training, pay, and outlook for hundreds of occupations by cluster. bls.gov/ooh/
If you’re a current student or recent graduate, you may be eligible for federal internships and job opportunities in government through the Pathways and other student programs. USA Jobs
is a good site to visit to see the various openings and requirements of employment with the government. usajobs.gov/studentsandgrads/
Workshops are provided throughout the semester to help students with their career development. These workshops cover topics such as, what to major in, resume writing, and interviewing skills. Appointments can be made to meet with a career advisor to discuss job preparation, in demand jobs, and discussing a major and its options. For more information contact firstname.lastname@example.org. To receive notification of workshops and events on campus create an account in College Central Network