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Career Services


Welcome to Career Services!

It is our hope that you will be an active participant with the Career Services Office during your time at AMC. Career Services can assist in providing you with the tools you will need to succeed in the workforce. 
 
As you move through the web page, please take note of all of the services we have to offer.
 
 
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Contact the Career Center
If you ever need assistance, please email careerservices@annamaria.edu or visit the Career Center on the second floor of Trinity East.



Events from the Career Center at AMC
 
We can assist you with choosing a college major, finding an internship or job, or developing your graduate school plans. Throughout each academic year, we offer special programs and events including Dress for Success, Mock Interviews, How to Work a Job Fair, Resume Writing, and more. All of our services are free of charge to current students and alumni/ae.
 
Contact careerservices@annamaria.edu for more information
 
 

How we can help...

MERC Login Process
Go to: "Create Account"

Login with user passcode: merc2012

Education majors are encouraged to attend MERC. The program sponsors an education job fair with up to 200 recruiters representing school systems across the nation.
Recruitment takes place every April and is available to all students and alumni.


Online Resources

 

 Collegecentralnetwork.com/annamaria - Anna Maria College Job Board
Looking for a job, internship, work study or volunteer opportunity? The Office of Career Services has subscribed to College Central Network, an online a database of opportunities for Anna Maria College students and alumni. The list changes frequently, so please check back often.
 
CCN also offers you these resources:        Help Sheets from CCN

Experience.com
- Get insider information about jobs, research companies, and search for employment throughout the U.S.

Indeed.com - Your single job search source to search multiple job resources at once, including company websites, newspaper ads, job bands, One-Stop Career Centers and employment and recruiting agencies.

Jobcentral.com - Search for jobs outside of Massachusetts using Job Central.


Ma.experience.com- Mass Internships Initiative

Create a free account to gain access to hundreds of internship opportunities within Massachusetts that are posted by over 100 companies and organizations.

  
Massitsallhere.com   - Find internships, jobs, and resources to build a life here in Massachusetts.

NACElink.com    - Search for job opportunities all over the country with The National Association of Colleges and Employers online job searching system.

Also available from NACE:  
  
> NACE Salary Calculator
This salary calculator offers the most accurate compensation data available.
Use this tool to help target the job you want.
Online Guide - Finding a Job Using LinkedIn
 This guide will show you how to use LinkedIn, one of the most popular social media platforms for business professionals - to make connections, research career paths and companies, and ultimately find the job of your dreams.

Sigi3.org

SiGi3 gives you access to self-assessment exercises, career information and graduate school data to help you make decisions about your future educational and career options. Please contact Judi Sparanges at jsparanges@annamaria.edu or (508) 849-3345 for the access code.

Workforcecentral.com - Search for jobs in Massachusetts, as well as find links to other job banks, job fairs, newspaper classified ads, salary surveys and labor trends, and company web sites through Work Force Central.
 

   
 What can I do with this major?

Art History Psychology
Business Human Services Theology
Criminal Justice Pre-Law Sport Management
Education Music Social Work
English Nursing  
Environmental Studies      
Political Science        

 

 

Links for Employment Opportunities

Anna Maria College Job Board The Office of Career Services maintains a database of opportunities for Anna Maria College students and alumni. The list changes frequently so please check back often.

Work Force Central Search for jobs in Massachusetts as well as links to other job banks, job fair, newspaper classified ads, salary survey and labor trends, and company web sites.

Indeed This web site extracts jobs for all available sources on the Internet. It extracts from company home pages, newspaper ads, job bands, One-Stop Career Centers and employment and recruiting agencies.

 Job Access Outside Massachusetts

Jobs outside of Massachusetts.
  Massachusetts, It's all here
 
 Find internships, jobs, and resources to build a life here in Massachusetts.

  

Internships

Students who are interested in doing an internship need to pick up the Internship and Resume Writing packets located outside Career Services. Students need to make an appointment to review their resume, explore internship opportunities, and discuss interviewing/job search etiquette.


Click here to view the Internship Packet.

Search for Current Internships

> Higher Education Consortium of Central Massachusetts
Students can search opportunities through the online internship database.

> College Central
AMC's own database of internship opportunities for the semester.

> Mass Internship Initiative
Gain access to hundreds of internship opportunities posted by over 100 Massachusetts companies and organizations on the Mass Internships Initiative site.

Apply for Internships
  • Students must fill out the Internship Agreement form and Permission form and submit them to Career Services before internship starts.
  • *You must also meet with your advisor and register for the internship.
Online Resources for Graduates

www.mastersdegree.net - This site will provide you with various master's degree options, as well as additional graduate school resources.

www.gradschools.com – Search for graduate schools for a particular major in a geographical location. Search colleges you are already interested in. Search for majors related to a particular subject.

www.graduateguide.com - A free directory of search-able graduate school listings with testing information, financial aid and graduate school news.

mygraduateschool.com - Providing the latest information on applying to graduate or professional school straight from the experts!

www.petersons.com – Search and find information on graduate school programs, adult distance learning programs, training and executive education, summer opportunities and study abroad.

TakeAclass.com – Find professional training and continuing education courses.

Kaptest.com – Search for graduate programs, locate and purchase courses and study guides for graduate and professional test preparation, conduct a scholarship search, and learn about financial aid resources.
You can also take a free practice test by calling 1 (800) KAP-TEST

www.yahoo.com/education/financialaid – Investigate scholarships and fellowships.


Graduate School Testing


GRE

Graduate Record Exam Program Office
www.gre.org
1 (800) GRE-call

LSAT
Law School Admission Council
www.lsac.org
(215) 968-1001

GMAT
Graduate Management Admissions Council
www.gmac.comwww.gmac.com
1 (800) GMAT-NOW

MCAT Program Office
(319) 337-1356

AAMC/ AMCAS
Info on medical school, admissions, post baccalaureate programs for pre-medical students or AMCAS online:
www.aamc.org

National Association of Advisers for Health Professions
For info on all health professions:
www.naahp.org

Miller Analogy Test
Contact Psychological Corporation at 1 (800) 622-3231.

Educational Testing Service
For information on graduate programs, call (609) 771-7630.
www.ets.org

JOB/INTERNSHIP/VOLUNTEER POSTINGS

If you have a job, internship, or volunteer opportunity, please register and post your opportunities on our website at www.collegecentral.com/annamaria.  We use this information to also email a monthly job bulletin to students. If you need assistance, please use the Employer Help Sheet.


INTERNSHIPS

Anna Maria College welcomes the opportunity to share your internships with our students.  The Student Internship Information Packet explains the procedures.  You can register and post internship opportunities on www.collegecentral.com/annamaria . 


INTERNSHIP DATABASE  - HIGHER EDUCATION CONSORTIUM OF CENTRAL MASSACHUSETTS
Click here to access the internship database as an employer.
Employers in any location can register and post internship opportunities for students in central Massachusetts. 

 

(MERC) MASSACHUSETTS EDUCATIONAL RECRUITING CONSORTIUM TEACHER JOB FAIR

This teacher job fair is held every Spring during the public school vacation week. Students from over 30 member institutions attend the event. More information is available at www.merc.experience.com