We are available for individual appointments -- either in person or by phone -- to assist you with your career development needs. We also offer the Strong Interest Inventory and the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) to help you assess your career interests and skills (nominal fee charged). All counseling sessions are confidential. Call us at (212) 678-3140 to set up an appointment.
Career Document Review
To have your career documents reviewed, you must first register on TCCS LINK, our online job database. After your registration is complete, email your resume, curriculum vitae, cover letter and/or personal statement to firstname.lastname@example.org. One of our career counselors will review your career document(s), make suggestions and return it to you within 8 business days.
Prior to submitting your materials, feel free to review our Resume Checklist, Resume Writing Guide, CV Writing Guide and/or Cover Letter Tips. You may also choose to make an appointment with one of our career counselors to review your career document(s) in person by calling (212) 678-3140.
Alumni Mentor Program (TCCS LinkedIn Group)
Join the TCCS LinkedIn Group 'Teachers College Career Services (TCCS), Columbia University' to connect with TC alumni and fellow students, exchange information, ideas and opportunities with others in your field, and learn about upcoming TCCS programs & events. This group 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!
Schedule a mock interview by calling (212) 678-3140 with one of our career counselors and receive feedback about how to improve your performance for the actual employer interview. All mock interviews last for one hour.
Stop by for a "quick" (10-15 minute) counseling appointment with one of our career counselors. Bring your career document(s) for a review, ask questions about an upcoming interview or seek TCCS LINK assistance. This service is offered on a first-come, first-serve basis. Click here for our hours.