Career Preparation

Career Services is here to help ACC students prepare for career success. Our team provides resume & interview resources, job search assistance, online career readiness tools, and one-on-one career coaching support. We host weekly workshops on topics like LinkedIn, Job Search 101, Interview Skills, Resumes to Land the Job, Job Fair Preparation, and more. Check the events calendar to find a session for you!

Strategies for Today’s Jobs

Free and open to the community, Strategies for Today’s Jobs is everything you need to jump-start your successful job search. This 4-week course covers everything from preparing an ATS-friendly resume (a must in today’s competitive job market) to mastering interview skills, crafting an attention-winning LinkedIn profile, and one-on-one career coaching support from industry experts. The class is available in person at our Highland Campus or online. What are you waiting for? Register Today!

Big Interview

Get hands-on practice with mock interviews tailored to your specific industry, job, and experience level. Big Interview’s proven, step-by-step system combines expert video lessons and an interactive interview preparation system designed to help you land your dream job in no time. Create your free student account using your ACC student Gmail account.

Begin training with Big Interview

Career Essentials Guide

Get the information you need to create your elevator pitch, prepare your resume, and polish your personal brand.

Career Essentials Guide 
Resume Guide 
Career Coach Resume Builder

Additional Resources

JobScan Optimize your resume and LinkedIn profile for your next job. Schedule an appointment with your career coach for free access.
LinkedIn Higher Education LinkedIn Learning Resources
Ferguson’s Career Guidance Center Skills and career advice
Career & Labor Market Research Quick Reference Guide
O*Net Online Career Guidance
Occupational Outlook Handbook Career exploration
Career One Stop Career exploration
Capital Idea Career development
Service-Learning & Internships Information about participating in a for-credit internship or service-learning 
Texas Reality Check Career exploration
Workforce Solutions – Capital Area Job search assistance
Workforce Solutions – Capital Area job seeker services Job search assistance
Workforce Solutions – Rural Capital Area Job search assistance
Workforce Solutions – Vocational Rehabilitation Services – Youth & Students Career resources for undocumented, LGBTQ, international, and other groups of students
Project Aspiro Career planning & employment resource for blind and visually impaired students
Career Resources for Diverse Populations – Georgetown University Career resources for undocumented, LGBTQ, international and other groups of students
Autism Speaks Tools & tips for job seekers with autism
Workplace Know your rights in the workplace
Illegal Interview Questions Know what employers can (and cannot) ask you

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