Career Services

Career Services is here to support your work with students. Career & Transfer staff are available for class visits and are able to tailor presentations (topic, length) to meet your class needs. Presentation topics include an overview of Career & Transfer Resources, Career Exploration & Planning, Resume & Cover Letter Best Practices, Job Search Strategies, Career Readiness Competencies, and more.

Don’t see what you’re looking for? Email us—and we will design a presentation to fit your needs. To make a request, email careers-group@austincc.edu.

The career-planning and job search links below are provided for your convenience when offering advice or counseling to students. If you have any additions to recommend, email Trish Welch.

Career Planning & Job Search Assistance
Resource Use for
Career & Labor Market Research Quick Reference Guide
Career Coach Career exploration - regional labor market information
FOCUS2 Career exploration
FOCUS2 Resources & Materials FOCUS 2 Resources & Materials (includes student follow-up checklist, workbook, & PPT)
O*Net Online Career guidance
Occupational Outlook Handbook Career exploration
Capital Idea Career development
Highest Paying Occupations (Career Info Net) Career guidance
Library Services Career Information for Students Career guidance & exploration
Austin Small Business Development Program Small business & entrepreneur assistance
Occupational Outlook Handbook Career guidance
Service Learning Career development
Texas Reality Check Career exploration
Workforce Eligible Training Provider System Career development
Workforce Solutions – Capital Area Job search assistance
Workforce Solutions – Capital Area job seeker services Job search assistance
Workforce Solutions – Capital Area workshop calendar Job search assistance
Workforce Solutions – Rural Capital Area Job search assistance
Job Opening Databases
Resource Job Locations
Job & Internships for ACC Students Local
Work in Texas Local, state
Work in Texas – Register Site Local, state
Austin Community College District ACC
Library Services Research Guides
Resource Use for
Austin & Texas career information Career guidance
General career information Career guidance
Resume & interview preparation Job search assistance

Career Services follows the NACE guidelines to connect students and alumni with organizations for employment and experiential learning opportunities. To assist faculty members navigate complicated ethical and legal recruiting issues, we recommend the following resources for guidance in these areas:

Faculty Guide to Ethical and Legal Standards in Student Hiring
Writing Letters of Recommendation