Career Services & Exploration

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Career Pathways has really helped me get on the right track in my education. I will be forever grateful for the time and energy they put into helping me achieve my goals. Connor Moore Anticipated May 2020 Graduate
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Unsure of which program of study is right for you? Curious about the career options available once you graduate? You came to the right place!

Our career advisors are here to help you find a career path and stick with it. We encourage you to meet regularly with your advisor throughout your time at WNCC to ensure you stay on track with your academic and career goals. Before you begin, though, please fill out the intake form so we can get to know you a little better before our visit. Then, give us a call at 308.635.6050 to schedule an appointment.

 Let’s Find Your Dream Job

Finding the right career path takes self-reflection and serious thought. However, we’re in the business of making that experience as simple as possible for you, so we’ve identified a few different ways to spark those conversations.

Career Services

Your professional journey begins your first semester as a Cougar. Every internship, part-time job, co-curricular activity, community service project, and volunteer event has the potential to improve your resume, and by extension, your employability.

That means it’s time to start thinking about the job market. Here are some ways we can help:

  • Job postings
  • Job shadowing opportunities
  • Job & internship fairs
  • Resume writing
  • Cover letter writing
  • Interview skills training
  • Navigating the job application process
  • Improving your digital image and designing your personal brand
  • Creating a portfolio
  • Enhancing your soft skills and networking opportunities

Let’s Get Started!

Tonya Hergenrader
Career Pathways & Advising Director
tonya.herg@wncc.edu
308.635.6346

Mai Lee Olsen
Career Pathways Advisor
olsenm12@wncc.edu
308.635.6341

Amy Zitterkopf
Career Pathways Advisor
amyz@wncc.edu
308.635.6336