The Career Centers contribute to academic and career success by providing services and resources that allow students to explore career options, set career & personal goals, and develop employability skills.
Services and programs are designed to help students:
The Internship and Workforce Services team is dedicated to educating and preparing Valencia students for Central Florida's dynamic job market. We are experts in the industry, working to identify employment trends and how they will impact career choices for students.
Career Coach is a free online tool that allows students and community members to explore potential careers.
Through a simple keyword search, students and community members can learn about the employment prospects of careers they want to research. The real-time information is customized for Orange and Osceola counties and includes detailed wage estimates and up-to-date job postings associated with any career. Users are directed to Valencia’s programs when searching for specific jobs.
Career Coach also includes a built-in resume builder to help students and jobseekers quickly and efficiently put together an updated resume with key skills and job experience highlighted.
Through this experience, students will:
Upon completing the Career Action Distinction, students will receive:
Plus, more benefits to gain a competitive edge:
Enrollment is open to any degree-seeking student at Valencia during the start of both Fall and Spring semesters. We suggest that they have completed 12-15 credit hours before beginning.
It's easy to enroll! Using their Atlas e-mail, students send their name and VID number to their campus' Career Center.
Resources to support the integration of career readiness skills into programming and services.