Location: Counseling Center in High School
Hours: 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Phone: (315) 687-2903
Contact: Brenda VanDusen
Welcome to the Chittenango High School Career Center! Our Center contains a variety of resources for students and parents to use to obtain information on colleges, careers, scholarships, financial aid and part-time employment. Please stop by and keep current with all of the information.
Military service information is available for students to pick up. Periodically, representatives from different branches will come and speak to interested students.
There is a scholarship rack that displays available scholarships and students can take an application for any they may qualify for.
The following career related links are available for your convenience:
Occupational Outlook Handbook: http://www.bls.gov/oco/
Contains Bureau of Labor statistics for information on thousands of occupations. Search specific occupations and get information about the nature of work, working conditions, training, advancement, salary, job outlook and related occupations.
Find Your Career: http://www.usnews.com/usnews/edu/eduhome.htm
View the most recent career guide and get ideas about how to write effective resumes and cover letters. Also included is a guide for parents regarding the college/career planning process.
Planning a Career: http://www.adventuresineducation.org/highschool/
This site is very user friendly and has links to career sites on the Internet.
What Can I Do With a Major in: http://www.uncw.edu/stuaff/career/Majors/index.htm
Students can explore a variety of majors and opportunities with particular fields of study. This is a great site to make the connection between college and the world of work.
Career Zone: http://www.nycareerzone.org
Guidance Direct: http://www.guidancedirect.org