Strategies for Today's Jobs!

Current/former student registration begins October 18. Register Now.

If you are interested in this online course opportunity, please contact Katie McClendon at katie.mcclendon@austincc.edu for more information.

Make your job search easier.

More than ever, finding a job requires time, skills, and the support of a team. Strategies for Today's Jobs is a course that offers comprehensive, job search training to increase your employment outcomes in our digital era. This 4-week long class is entirely online and hosted by Austin Community College’s Career Services department.

You'll get:

  • 1-on-1 career coaching
  • Resume & cover letter writing assistance
  • Access to Jobscan, a tool that analyzes resume effectiveness
  • Face-to-face & remote interview practice via Big Interview (AI driven software)
  • Networking experience
  • Help creating a personal brand & elevator pitch
  • LinkedIn & Indeed training
  • Salary negotiation skills
  • Ongoing career support

Who can benefit?

Strategies for Today’s Jobs is designed for students of all backgrounds. Whether you’re seeking an internship, apprenticeship, trying to land your dream job, or looking to re-enter the workforce after a recent layoff or prolonged absence, we can help. Our staff has extensive experience and is ready to help you reach your unique employment goals.

Time Commitment

This class meets monthly, two days per week (M, W or T, Th) for a total of 16 hours.

Fall 2021

  • Aug 24 - Sept 16 – Tue. & Thu. 2 PM - 4 PM, DIL
    Instructor: Elizabeth Maze, [Course Prefix AARX 3002 -Synonym 34770]
  • Sept 27 - Oct 20 – Mon. & Wed. 2 PM - 4 PM, DIL
    Instructor: Melissa Victor Totah, [Course Prefix AARX 3002 -Synonym 34792]
  • Sept 27 - Oct 20 – Mon. & Wed. 6 PM - 8 PM, DIL
    Instructor: Elizabeth Maze, [Course Prefix AARX 3002 -Synonym 34793]
  • Nov 1 - Nov 24 – Mon. & Wed. 10 AM - 12 PM DIL
    Instructor: Raka Bhaduri, [Course Prefix AARX 3002 -Synonym 34794]
  • Nov 1 - Nov 24 – Mon. & Wed. 2 PM - 4 PM, DIL
    Instructor: Nancy Lobrovich, [Course Prefix AARX 3002 -Synonym 34795]

SPRING 2022

  • Strategies for Today’s Jobs - AARX 3002 200 Syn 42156
    Jan 18 - Feb 10: Tue. & Thur. 2 pm - 4 pm HLC (15 student limit)
    Instructor: Nancy Lobrovich
  • Estrategias para los Trabajos de Hoy - AARX 3004 200 Syn 42157
    La instrucción y los materiales se brindan íntegramente en español.
    Jan 18 - Feb 10: Tue. & Thur. 4 pm - 6 pm HLC (15 student limit)
    Instructor: Paola Hernandez
  • Strategies for Today’s Jobs - AARX 3002 201 Syn 42158
    Feb 14 - Mar 9: Mon. & Wed. 10 am - 12 pm DIL (25 student limit)
    Instructor: Elizabeth Maze
  • Strategies for Today’s Jobs - AARX 3002 202 Syn 42160
    Mar 22 - Apr 14: Tue. & Thur. 2 pm - 4 pm HLC (15 student limit)
    Instructor: Nancy Lobrovich
  • Strategies for Today’s Jobs - AARX 3002 203 Syn 42161
    Apr 18 - May 11: Mon. & Wed. 2 pm - 4 pm HLC (15 student limit)
    Instructor: Melissa Victor Totah
  • Strategies for Today’s Jobs - AARX 3002 204 Syn 42162
    Apr 18 - May 11: Mon. & Wed. 6 pm - 8 pm DIL (25 student limit)
    Instructor: Elizabeth Maze
  • Estrategias para los Trabajos de Hoy - AARX 3004 201 Syn 42163
    La instrucción y los materiales se brindan íntegramente en español.
    Apr 18 - May 11: Mon. & Wed. 6 pm - 8 pm DIL (15 student limit)
    Instructor: Paola Hernandez

Register

Whether you are new to ACC or you already have an ACCeID, select the option that applies to you. Then, follow the steps to register through ACC’s Continuing Education department. 

I'm new to ACC (You do not have an ACCeID)

  1. Click on the Registration button and go to the bottom left of the page
  2. Click on “Register and Pay for Continuing Education Classes” (You will not be charged!)
  3. Enter your desired course number or synonym (See class schedule above)
  4. On the "Select Classes" screen, click the empty box to the left of the class you just chose, then click “Submit.”
  5. On the "Personal Identification" screen, fill in your personal info, then click "Submit."
  6. The next screen will ask you for feedback. Click "Submit" when completed.
  7. Lastly, select “Register Now” from the drop-down menu then select a payment type. Then click "Submit" to receive registration confirmation.

I’m a current or returning ACC Student (You have an ACCeID)

  1. Click on the Registration button and go to the bottom left of the page
  2. Click on “I have attended ACC and Know my ACC eID” (first option).
  3. Log in using your ACC eID and password.
  4. Click on “Register and Pay for Continuing Education Classes.” (You will not be charged!)
  5. Enter your desired course number or synonym. (See class schedule above.)
  6. On the "Select Classes" screen, click the empty box to the left of the class you just chose, then click “Submit.”
  7. On the "Personal Identification" screen, fill in your personal info, then click "Submit."
  8. The next screen will ask you for feedback. Click "Submit" when completed.
  9. Lastly, select “Register Now” from the drop-down menu, and select a payment type. Then click "Submit" to receive registration confirmation.

Click on the button below, then use the corresponding class synonym to complete registration.

REGISTER NOW!

Contact Katie McClendon for more information:

Katie McClendon,
Supervisor, Today's Jobs 
katie.mcclendon@austincc.edu

512-223-7488