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Collegiate career navigators team brings collegiate high seniors interview opportunities

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SPC’s Collegiate High School seeks to prepare their students for the world of work. Not only are Collegiate High School students tasked with completing all five modules of the Focus 2 career assessment so they better understand who they are and what they want from life and careers, but they are also coached on how to dress … Continue reading Collegiate career navigators team brings collegiate high seniors interview opportunities

Meet the St. Petersburg/Gibbs Campus career & academic advisors

Attention St. Petersburg/Gibbs Campus students! Here’s a chance to learn more about some of the college’s Career & Academic Advisors, why you should meet with them and how they can help you in college and beyond to a future where you’ll be working for more than a paycheck but also for a purpose. Why should I … Continue reading Meet the St. Petersburg/Gibbs Campus career & academic advisors

Security officers – more than ‘rent-a-cops’

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Security officers serve and protect the companies they work for. They protect people against fire, theft, vandalism, terrorism and other  threats that could affect the organization that hired them, working 24/7 to ensure safety by vigorously patrolling or using security systems to keep a location safe. As a security officer, you must know the company’s regulations and … Continue reading Security officers – more than ‘rent-a-cops’

Improve your Interview Skills

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Post-graduation job hunting can be nerve-wracking, interviewing for your next career can be even more stressful. However, once you land your dream job all those worries become antiquated. Let’s talk about some skills for you to show off during your interview that will help you land your first job after graduation. Even though you are … Continue reading Improve your Interview Skills

A Dynamic Trio for Student Support

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There is power in teamwork and whoever said that 3 is a lucky number was right! Three Student Services departments joined forces to promote student success by holding a Fall 2015 Success Event at the St. Petersburg / Gibbs Campus. Career Services, Registration Center and the Financial Aid department are no strangers to collaborating to … Continue reading A Dynamic Trio for Student Support

Applications are being accepted for Women on the Way! #careerspc

Women on the Way (WOW) is now accepting applications for membership through August 31, 2015. Women on the Way (WOW) is a resource and support center developed to help women succeed in college. Many women trying to enter or return to college face time and resource challenges. In addition to meeting some basic needs for … Continue reading Applications are being accepted for Women on the Way! #careerspc

New, starting this fall session, Weekend College, Clearwater Campus

SPC is proud to announce a new “Weekend College” program starting this August.  Working professionals will be able to earn their Associate of Arts or Associate in Science in Business Administration degree on weekends starting this fall.  Available at the Clearwater Campus, students attending Weekend College will have the opportunity to take courses in various … Continue reading New, starting this fall session, Weekend College, Clearwater Campus

Welcome Rolando Mederos Career Advisor at the Midtown Campus

My name is Rolando Mederos and I am the new Career Advisor for the Midtown Campus. I have a lot of experience working at St. Petersburg College. Prior to being a Career Advisor, I  worked in the Internship Office and Student Activities.  I started SPC as a student in August 2009, and I  graduated from … Continue reading Welcome Rolando Mederos Career Advisor at the Midtown Campus

Ridgewood High School Students learned all about SPC

On Friday April 24, the Tarpon Springs Career Services staff hosted 44 high school students from Ridgewood High School in Pasco County. The future St. Petersburg College students were taken on a campus tour and shown the highlights of the amenities offered to students. Our wonderful Peer Advisors assisted with the tour and were able … Continue reading Ridgewood High School Students learned all about SPC