Career Services assists students and alumni with all phases of career development including:
Career Resource Room: Located within Career Services in 101 Rakov, as well as in the MetroCenter, is a wealth of resources on careers, internships, graduate schools, and job search information. The Career Resource Room is available during our normal business hours. A computer is available for student use in order to visit our career websites, work on a résumé, or conduct a job or graduate school search.
If you are a current student or alumnus, schedule an appointment by calling (585) 395-2159.
Career Services is committed to providing students and alumni with the tools and resources needed to achieve career self-reliance and work satisfaction in a diverse community and global economy. Has the success of its student as its highest priority and provides individual advisement, career exploration, employment, and graduate school options to assist our students and alumni in pursuing their goals; and is committed to the college's recruitment and retention efforts by complementing the academic experience and by providing information on the outcomes of our students upon graduation.
Please view our mission and goals at Career Services.
We have two locations to serve students and alumni:
Jill Wesley, Director of Career Services
Phyllis Griswold, Senior Career Counselor
Adam Standish, Coordinator of Student Employment and Extraordinary Academic Scholarship Program
Ave Gardner, Administrative Assistant
The MetroCenter Career Services Satellite Center is conveniently located at 55 St. Paul Street, Rochester, NY to provide comprehensive career services to current undergraduate/graduate students who are taking classes at the MetroCenter and alumni who live/work in the Greater Rochester area.
Career Services available at this location include help with career advisement, major selection, résumé writing, cover letters, and interviewing. A Resource Room can be accessed for sample résumés or other career related publications. Personalized career counseling is available in-person, by phone, SKYPE, or through e-mail. Drop-in or call and find out about all the resources available to make your career a success.
The George P. Toth Career Advancement Fund assists current students with expenses associated with exploring career interests, pursuing an internship or seeking employment. Two awards are given each academic year (fall and spring). Students will not apply directly to Career Services but will apply through Academic Works, an on-line scholarship and awards system. Please visit brockport.academic works.com for more information. Contact Adam T. Standish in Career Services at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at (585) 395-5414 if you have further questions regarding the George P. Toth Career Advancement Fund.
The Kaplan Scholarship This scholarship is awarded each year for the tuition of a Kaplan Test Preparation Course to a SUNY Brockport student who is planning to take the LSAT, MCAT, GRE or GMAT in the next six months. The course may be taken at the Rochester center or a Kaplan Center of your choice. Download application Kaplan Scholarship Letter (PDF file)