Learn About Yourself, and Your Future

placeholder imageThe Career Center is here to help students navigate their career journey, from application to graduation and beyond. Our staff will help you evaluate your interests, aptitudes, skills and other characteristics so you can select a major and career that works for you. Please click the “Students” section below to see what resources and opportunities we have for you.

Faculty, staff, and employers also play a role in the career development success of our students, and the Career Center is here to support them in their efforts to do so. Use the appropriate links below to see how you can engage with the RCC Career Center to help students connect career to your classes, engagement centers, or to offer employment opportunities to talented Tigers.

Contact us!

Location: Dr. Charles A. Kane  Building-Room 101
Phone: (951) 222-8446
Hours: 
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday 8:30 am - 5 pm and Tuesday 9:30 am - 6 pm

We can help!

Explore what the career center can offer you
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Explore resources that will help you decide on a major and career path!

  • Eureka 
  • Career Coach Assessment
  • Much more!
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Learn about career paths of interest to you and gain skills that matter in today’s workforce.

  • LinkedIn Learning
  • What can I do with this major?
  • Much more!
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Attend career events and workshops hosted by institutions, employers, and your Career Center representatives!

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Searching for employment opportunities? This is the place to look!

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Make an appointment or just stop in to talk to us. We can help you move forward!

Meet an:

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Are you interested in recruiting our talented RCC Tigers? Explore all the ways you can connect below

  • Jobspeaker – Post Jobs & Internships
  • Campus Recruitment
  • Work-Based Learning
  • Make an Appointment

Major/Career Assessment

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Career and Personality Assessments can help you explore your personal preferences and relate them to the world of work. Browse and utilize the assessments listed below to begin your career exploration journey!

  • EUREKA works as a one-stop shop for career assessments, exploration, information, and resources. Click here to log-in or create your account/profile. Note: this resource is for RCC Students only.
  • Faculty and staff at RCC can use EUREKA to support the career exploration and development of students both in and out of the classroom. Faculty/staff accounts can be requested by emailing the Career Center at careercenter@rcc.edu.

The Career Coach Assessment can help you determine a major or program of study in a quick 6 question assessment or a more in-depth 60 question assessment. Use this assessment to learn about educational pathways through the CA Community College system.

The 16 Personalities test provides your type descriptions and relates it to various life areas including personal strengths and weaknesses, friendships, career paths, workplace habits, etc.

CA Career Zone provides four assessments to support your career research efforts and provides access to career data on wages, job openings, and more!

The Myers Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI), Strong Interest Inventory (SII), and the iStartStrong assessments are more in-depth, fee-based assessments that are available to RCC students. These assessments allow for a more thorough investigation of innate preferences that impact career decision making and link to the world of work. Contact the Career Center for information on how to gain access to these assessments.

Major/Career Exploration, Career Research, and Skill Building Resources

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Conducting major and career research is a key step in increasing confidence in your career decision making. Review the following information and resources to move forward with your career exploration.

  • Explore occupational and career-related information that will help you develop your career plan and get on the right track! Click here to log-in or create your account/profile. Note: this resource is for RCC Students only.
  • Faculty and staff at RCC can use EUREKA to support the career exploration and development of students both in and out of the classroom. Faculty/staff accounts can be requested by emailing the Career Center at careercenter@rcc.edu.
Looking to enhance your business, creative, and technology skills? Then you should explore LinkedIn Learnings database of over 16,000 online courses offered to RCC students free of charge! Become an expert at Excel or learn more about leadership skills. The sky’s the limit with LinkedIn Learning!

Produced by the US Department of Labor, this handbook is an extensive guide to careers and occupations in the United States. Research occupations that are the “Highest Paying,” “Fastest Growing,” and more!

This database provides occupational data and information on skills, abilities, knowledge, work activities, and interests associated with over 900 occupations.

The guides provide statewide information about job duties, working conditions, employment outlook, wages, benefits, entrance requirements, and training related to individual occupations or groups of related occupations

View additional career resources including books, articles, websites, and research tips, organized by our very own RCC Librarians!

Career Workshops and Events

Date Time Topic
November 23 4 - 5 pm CSU San Bernardino Recruiter

Request a
Career Presentation or Workshop

Find a Job

Student Employment – an on-campus or district student position can be the best way to focus on your studies while also gaining valuable and marketable work experience. Students can apply for positions as part of their financial aid (Federal Work Study linked to the FAFSA application) or positions that do not require financial aid through the FAFSA (i.e. Department-Funded Work Study). Learn more about your options on the Student Employment website. 

Jobspeaker - Jobspeaker is the go-to online job search platform for RCC students! Use Jobspeaker to help you identify and apply for employment opportunities within and outside of our local area. (short blurb, if needed)

  • Jobspeaker is your go-to career management platform! As a student or graduate of Riverside City College, you can take advantage of this FREE career resource geared to help simplify and optimize your job search or career preparation process. This platform is unlike any other, as it provides you a personalized view into the job market based on your classes, major and skillset, which are used to match you with a list of suggested internship, part-time, and full-time opportunities.
  • Current students already have an account connected to their RCC email address. Activate your account TODAY and explore career workshops, job openings, internship opportunities, hiring events and other job readiness resources.
  • USE YOUR RCC EMAIL TO ACTIVATE YOUR FREE ACCOUNT TODAY!
    • STEP 1 (choose one)
      • GO TO: https://rcc.jobspeaker.com/ then click "sign in" on the upper righthand corner or
      • DOWNLOAD THE "JOBSPEAKER" APP: App Store or Google Play
    • STEP 2:
      • SELECT “RCC Login” on the upper right-hand side (do not create a new account, as an account has already been created for you)
    • STEP 3:
      • LOG IN to your school portal using your student email and password
      • Select your program and complete your student profile; being sure to add your skillsets
    • STEP 4: YOU’RE IN! BEGIN YOUR JOB SEARCH!

Apprenticeships- Are you interested in a CAREER in the Automotive Technician, Cyber Security/IT Support or Culinary field and want to work for an employer in your chosen field while receiving a tuition free education? 

 Drop-in or Make an appointment with an advisor/counselor

Make an appointment or just stop in to talk to us. We can help you move forward!

CAREER CENTER IN-PERSON DROP-IN HOURS
Monday 8:30 am – 5:00 pm
Tuesday 9:30 am – 6 pm  
Wednesday 8:30 am – 5:00 pm
Thursday 8:30 am – 5:00 pm
Friday 8:30 am – 5:00 pm

 

CAREER CENTER VIRTUAL DROP-IN HOURS

Make an Appointment

Make an appointment or just stop in to talk with us. We'll support you on each step of your journey.

Career/ Major Exploration and Employment Document Preperation Internships, Employment Placement, and
Job Preparation

Not sure of a major or career path? Need to prepare your resume or cover letter for a position you are applying for? Meet with a Career Advisor or Career Counselor to help you make career decisions and to help you make impactful documents to obtain the employment opportunities you seek. We are here to support you on your career journey! 

Looking for part-time employment opportunities while you are attending RCC or full-time employment opportunities related to your career path? Our Work-based learning team is here to help you connect with employers in our community that are looking for RCC talent. Schedule an appointment to discuss your next steps!

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Recruiters

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Employers

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Courtney Carter
Career Center Coordinator/Counselor
More information for students


courtney.carter@rcc.edu

Sharice Fox
Career Education Advisor
More information for students


sharice.fox@rcc.edu

Meriel Anderson-McDade CTE Employment Placement Coordinator


meriel.anderson-mcdade@rcc.edu