No more waiting for graduation to put your knowledge to work in the real world! Collaborate with local high schools, conduct research with community partners, and solve operations issues for organizations.
Students will gain a rich variety of meaningful learning experiences that will enable them to be contributors to their community, professionals in the work place and value lifelong learning.
The Center for Experiential Learning empowers students through collaboration with campus, community and industry partners to promote, develop and implement experiential learning through community-based learning, volunteerism, academic internships, career exploration and preparation and other engaged learning experiences.
Learning that is considered "experiential" contain all the following elements:
Want to learn more about the Career Services process or need assistance with College Central? Stop by Room 2-202 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Interested in community-based learning courses, have questions about your community-based learning assignment or post-community-based learning assistance? Stop by Room 2-202 or email email@example.com.
Career Services helps you explore careers and industry to determine if your major is the right choice for you by providing opportunities through connections with professionals, tours, industry networking events, and speakers to gain exposure and develop your career and professional self.
Prepare for Work Based Experiences
Career Services also prepares you to gain employment and internship experiences related to your major through resume and interviewing preparation, portfolio development, networking and our online job posting system College Central Network.
College Central Network
Go to www.collegecentral.com to set up your account and get access to:
What Is It?
Community-based learning helps you bring what you are learning in the classroom to a real-world setting. Through your work in and with the community, you'll be able to see how the skills you are learning apply in a real-life context – and you'll be working to create real change in schools, cities, government, and non-profit agencies in our area.
What Are Students Doing?