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Congratulations 2015 Graduates!!

Did you know that as an alumnus, you can continue to utilize Career Services?  To review a list of services offered, click here

Do you want to stay connected to what is happening in TC Career Services and the Columbia community? Join the TCCS Alumni Listserv to receive emails about upcoming career development workshops and panels, webinars, employer information sessions and current career opportunities. You will receive weekly updates during the fall, spring, and summer semesters, along with special announcements.  Click here to subscribe.


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Welcome to Career Services

Teachers College Career Services (TCCS) is committed to guiding all TC students and alumni throughout the different phases of the career development process. Whether you are entering a new field, advancing within your current profession, or changing directions, we will help you identify and develop the skills and resources needed to achieve your career goals.

TCCS Employer Relations:

The employers connect to highly talented TC students and alumni in the fields of education, psychology, health and international educational development. Our employer relations staff can maximize your recruitment efforts by understanding your immediate and future hiring needs and developing targeted recruitment strategies.  It is the educated way to go!  We welcome your partnership and long term interest in our students and alumni.  Upon hiring from TC, please share with us your hire information by clicking here.

Services Offered

TCCS can assist you with your career development throughout the duration of your time at Teachers College and when you become an alumnus.  Start you career development  journey today.  Schedule an hour long career counseling appointment to help you make informed decisions about your career goals: take an assessment test, learn job search tips, and schedule a mock session for interview preparation.   Have your resume, cover letter, and curriculum vita (CV) reviewed electronically or come in for a 15 minute walk-in.
 

Join the Alumni/Student LinkedIn Networking Group

Teachers College Career Services (TCCS), Columbia University LinkedIn Group
Connect with TC alumni and fellow students, exchange information, ideas and opportunities with others in your field, and learn about upcoming TCCS programs & events.

ATTENTION: This group now serves as the new TCCS Alumni Mentor Program.  The former Alumni Mentor Program housed in TCCS LINK is no longer accessible.  The transition to this group will significantly enhance your overall networking opportunities!  Click here for more information on joining this group!


TCCS Programs & Events

Throughout the fall and spring semester, attend a workshop to learn how to write a resume and to negotiate your salary. Attend an employer information session to learn more about an organization you are interested in pursuing. Come to a panel to hear from TC Alumni who are teachers working outside of the classroom or who have advanced their education by getting a doctorate degree.
 
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NACE Job Choices Magazine now in digital format on the TCCS Website

The National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE) connects campus recruiting and career services professionals, and provides best practices, trends, research, professional development, and conferences. NACE Job Choices Magazines are now available in digital format. Magazines feature job-search advice and interview tips, sample cover letters and resumes, links to employer websites, and more! To view, go to the Resources Section on the TCCS Website and click on Publications.

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Career Fairs (Alumni)

Welcome to the Teachers College Career Services (TCCS) Career Fairs page.

The following is a list of Career Fairs either hosted or co-hosted by TCCS during the Spring 2012  semester. To see a full list of all workshops and events hosted by TCCS, please see our events calendar.

We look forward to seeing you on campus!

 


Graduate Student Fall Career Fair

Date: Friday, September 18, 2015
Time:
12:00 - 4:00pm
Location:
Alfred Lerner Hall Teachers College, Columbia University
Hosted by Center for Career Education (CCE)
 
Overview
The first annual Graduate Student Career Fair will feature organizations from industries including media, finance, consulting, technology and more! This event offers employers a unique opportunity to promote internships and full time positions exclusively to Columbia graduate students (Masters and PhD level).

 

 

Meet the Firms Networking Event

Date: Thursday,  September 24, 2015
Time: 
6:00 - 8:00pm
Location: Teachers College, Columbia University
Hosted by Teachers College Career Services

Overview
This event is for students and alumni to network with professionals within their field to learn more about Human Capital, Organizational Development, Talent Management, Human Resources Leadership, Mediation/Conflict Resolution, traditional Human Resources Functions and Consulting positions. In addition, students and alumni will learn about competencies specific employers look for and strategies to pursuing employment. Although some employers will be recruiting for specific positions, this is not the only focus of the event. This is an opportunity for students and alumni to broaden their network by connecting with employer representatives.

 

 

Leadership, Change and Sustainability Career Fair 2015

Date: TBD
Time: TBD
Location: TBD
 
Overview
Meet potential employers from public, private, and nonprofit sectors and have the opportunity to submit your resume with several of the top organizations in the Tri-State area.

 

 

14th Annual Metro NY Charter School Career Fair 2016
Co-hosted with CharterSchoolJobs.com

Date: TBD
Time: TBD
Location: TBD

Overview
Come and meet representatives from top Charter Schools across the Tri-State area. Have the opportunity to submit your resume for review and speak with  potential employers attending the event. Don't let this opportunity pass you  by, get your job search underway with this career fair.

 

 

 

Education Career Fair 2016
Hosted by Teachers College Career Services

Date: Saturday, March 5, 2016
Time: TBD
Location: Teachers College, Columbia University

Overview
Meet your recruiting needs by networking with students, recent graduates, and experienced practitioners from one of the nation's premiere graduate schools of education. This one-day event is designed to facilitate your recruitment of teachers, administrators, school leaders, counselors, school psychologists, and more!

Only open to TC/Columbia Students and Alumni. TC/Columbia ID required to attend. 

 


 

Spring Career Fair 2015

Date: Friday, March 6, 2015
Time: 11;00 AM to 4;00 PM
Location: Alfred Lerner Auditorium, 115th Street and Broadway
 
Overview
The Spring Career Fair, co-hosted by the Columbia Center for Career Education,  Teachers College Career Services, CU School of Social Work, CU School of  International and Public Affairs, and Barnard College Office of Career Development,  allows students and alumni to explore a wide variety of career fields,  employers, and types of employment in the not-for-profit/public service and for profit sectors.

 

 

 

MEDIA NETWORKING NIGHT

Hosted by Center for Career Education (CCE)

Date: TBD
Time: TBD
Location: TBD

Overview
Interested in a career in the Media Industry? Not sure what you want to do? Media Networking Night is the perfect opportunity for students to network with representatives from a wide variety of disciplines within the Media Industry. Meet with a variety of alumni and professionals who can speak candidly about their own experiences in the film, photography, book publishing, radio, advertising, marketing, public relations, entertainment, visual arts industries, and many more! Use this opportunity to see how these professionals got where they are and what the day-to-day life is like for them in this industry.
   
 

Master's Level Social Work Job Fair 2015

Hosted by School of Social Work Career Services

Date: TBD
Time: TBD
Location: Columbia University
   
Overview
Meet representatives from a variety of social service agencies and  organizations. Don't let this great job search and networking opportunity pass  you by.

   


Start Up Career Fair 2015

Hosted by Center for Career Education (CCE)

Date: TBD
Time: TBD
Location: TBD
   
Overview
The CCE Startup Career Fair is focused on connecting startup firms, primarily from the NYC area, with entrepreneurially minded students and alumni at Columbia. Numerous industries will be represented including technology, sustainability, media and more. This exclusive event, open only to Columbia students and alumni, offers exciting opportunities to pursue internships or full-time positions and careers.

 

 



 


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