Office of Career Planning & Placement

 

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Advisement and Counseling Office

Administration Building, Rm 105

(803) 938-3722

 

The Office of Career Planning and Placement at USC Sumter is committed to providing resources to all students and alumni in developing, evaluating, and implementing career decisions and plans. From the day they begin classes, students are encouraged to take advantage of the Discover® Career assessment and exploration and the one-on-one counseling sessions.

 

Whether you are looking for that first job or changing jobs; looking for work is work; and the Office of Career Planning and Placement is ready to assist you.

 

We provide assistance with:

 

  • Writing the resume and cover letter

  • Interviewing etiquette, technique and dress

  • Career and "major" exploration

  • Career assessment through Discover®

 

You can be successful in the job search process if you commit to the G4 IR:

 

 

  • Get active – take responsibility and commit to self discovery. Choose to utilize the resources available to prepare you for a career in a global society

  • Get connected –with your career counselor to network with potential employers

  • Get informed – learn the latest trends and developments that will prepare you for careers that don’t exist right now

  • Get focused - make decisions and set career goals. As you continue the job search process, evaluate your goals and create new objectives as needed.

  • Identify - those skills you that will get your foot in the door, and lead you to a successful career

  • Realize – your extraordinary potential

 

 

"You have available to you, right now, a powerful supercomputer. This powerful tool has been used through-out history to take people from rags to riches, from poverty and obscurity to success and fame, from unhappiness and frustration to joy and self-fulfillment, and it can do the same for you." -Brian Tracy

 

Visit the USC Columbia Career Center

 

Useful Career Planning and Placement links

 

 

For information you can email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it Coordinator of Career Planning and Placement, or call her at the number above.