Career Services

Welcome to Career Services at Ocean County College.  At OCC, Career Services is part of the Advising, Transfer and Career Services Office.  We can assist you with the following:

  • Career exploration to identify a Career Path and the jobs and majors in that path.
  • Preparation for employment upon graduation.

Our office is open Monday - Thursday 8:00 am to 8:00 pm, and Fridays until 5:00 pm.  Drop in and meet with us.  If you have questions, please call 732.255.0300.

Online Resources:

Career Exploration

What Can I Do With This Major? -  Here you can get a brief overview of majors and possible jobs in that major.

Career Coach

Career Coach

Sign in to Career Coach to access a more in-depth exploration of how your preferences match possible careers.  Take assessments, which will match you to possible Career Paths and the opportunity to research specific jobs with details re: description, salary, and the projected growth in our community for this job.

Launching Your Career / Employment

College Central Network
Students and Alumni can register for free and gain access to the following:

  • Upload your resume for potential employers to review.
  • Search for jobs from approved employers.
  • Read articles or listen to Podcasts via iTunes for tips on job search techniques, interviewing, resume writing and more.
  • Search for internships
  • Receive announcements on career related activities on campus.

Employers:  Apply for approval to post jobs and search resumes.

College Central Network

Note to job seekers:
If you are searching for a job with a regional or national retail chain like Macy’s, Lowe’s, Kohl’s, etc. or a national food service chain, like Olive Garden, IHOP, McDonald’s, etc. go directly to their website and look for “Career” or “Job Opportunities” to apply directly.   If you are searching for a job in a medical center, go to the corporate website of RWJ/Barnabas, Hackensack Meridian, or AtlantiCare, click on the specific medical center of interest and search their jobs.