Transfer & Career Center
The Transfer & Career Center’s mission is to help students achieve their transfer and career goals by providing students with the tools and guidance to be successful. The center staff, resources, and support services enable students to identify a major or field of interest. The center also provides access to online tools and one-on-one assistance to help prepare students for the transfer process or explore the career trajectory of their choice. The center strives to provide educational equity by addressing the diverse needs of the EVC student population. The center staff can help students understand the eligibility criteria and the admissions process for CSU, UC, and private institutions through the use of web-based tools and resources. The center is also a place to explore careers, choose a major, research and apply for jobs & internships, prepare for interviews, and connect with employers.
Transfer & Career Center Services
- Information on TAP/TAG, and ADT’s (AA-T, AS-T)
- Transfer Day – Fall Semester (September)
- Transfer & Career workshops – How to Find a Summer Internship, Job Fair Success, Writing a Resume, and many more
- University representative table visits
- Advising sessions with UC, CSU, and Private University Representatives
- Job Fair
Resources Available in the Center
- College/University catalogs & brochures
- Transfer & Career Reference materials and websites
- ASSIST.org (web-based student transfer information system)
- Eureka.org (The California Career Information System)
Cooperative Education Work Experience (see below)
Across from the Admissions and Records office. For office hours and more information call (408) 270-6470 or
Visit our Transfer Website at http://www.evc.edu/current-students/student-success/transfer-career-center
Cooperative Education Work Experience
The Cooperative Education Work Experience program is a collaborative effort by the college and the community to provide opportunities for students to discover their interests and aptitudes. The program enables students to develop professional attitudes, work habits, and understandings about the world of work. The curriculum taught will assist students in becoming successful employees. Study and work are integrated, making both more relevant and rewarding.
Co-op Ed Work Experience is designed to assist students expand their career options and develop new job skills. General Work Experience allows students to work and earn college credit for their job provided their position qualifies for the program. Students can earn 3 units of credit for a maximum of 6 units of credit. Occupational Work Experience allows students to earn college credit in their ﬁeld of study by providing evidence that they are enrolled in a vocational program. Students can earn up to 8 units per semester for a maximum total of 16 units. In order to participate in the program students must have an internship or be employed at the time of enrollment. All internships or employment must be approved by program coordinator to be able to earn units.
Co-op Ed Work Experience/Job Placement Includes:
- Assistance and support for students participating in the work experience program
- Internships and employment opportunities (Placement is not guaranteed)
- Career Guidance on Resume Writing, Interviewing Skills, How to Get a Job, Changing Careers
- Employment advisement and referrals to employment resources
- Job Fair
- Employability Workshops and Seminars
Second Floor - Dr. Mauro Chavez Student Services Center Building, Student Success Center SC-214. For ofﬁce hours and more information call (408) 274-7900 x6857.
Visit online at: http://www.evc.edu/current-students/student-success/transfer-career-center/work-experience.