Tyler Junior College


What's Happening in Career Services: Spring 2015

Career Services Open House:  Thursday, January 15, 2015 

Visit the Career Services Resource Center from 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. on the 2nd Floor of Rogers Student Center and find out all the ways Career Services is available to help you! Refreshments will be provided.

University Transfer Information Sessions:  Tuesday, January 27, 2015 and Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Thinking about transferring to a four-year university? Attend this information session to learn all about transferring! Topics covered include: admission requirements for popular universities, transferring your financial aid, how to find scholarships, how to navigate university websites, and more. 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. in the Quest Classroom, 1st Floor Vaughn Library.

Résumés to the Rescue!:  Wednesday, February 25, 2015 and Thursday, February 26, 2015

This workshop will cover the latest tips and tricks in résumé writing. Bring your in-progress résumé with you for a critique and assistance making your résumé shine. Wednesday, February 25, 2015, 2:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Thursday, February 26, 2015 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Both sessions are in the Quest Classroom, 1st Floor Vaughn Library

Mastering the Job Fair:  Multiple Dates in March

Attending a job fair requires preparation to ensure that you stand out to recruiters. At these workshops, you will learn what to expect from a job fair and strategies to help you make the most of your time.

  • Tuesday, March 3, 2015 (Nursing and Health Science Students), 5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m., RNHS 2.234
  • Wednesday, March 4, 2015 (Nursing and Health Science Students), 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m., RNHS 2.234
  • Thursday, March 5, 2015 (Industrial Trades Students), 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.; 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.; 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.; 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m., West Campus, Room TBD
  • Tuesday, March 31, 2015 (All Majors), 3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m., Quest Classroom, 1st Floor Vaughn Library

Nursing and Health Science Job Fair:  Wednesday, March 18, 2015

Employers will be on campus hiring students completing health-related programs. Please dress professionally for this event and bring copies of your résumé. 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m., Apache Rooms in Rogers Student Center.

Industrial Trades Job Fair:  Thursday, March 26, 2015

Employers hiring students from automotive technology, electrical/electronic controls technology, HVAC, power plant technology, and welding will be in attendance. Please dress professionally for this event and bring copies of your résumé. 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m., West Campus Energy Center.

General Job Fair:  Tuesday, April 7, 2015

Employers will be on campus hiring students from all majors. Please dress professionally for this event and bring copies of your résumé. 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m., Apache Rooms in Rogers Student Center.  

 Etiquette Dinner: Thursday, April 9, 2015

Join etiquette expert Doris Sharp as she teaches you everything you need to know about dining in a professional setting. This event is FREE for currently registered students and door prizes will be given! Pre-registration and business dress is required. The etiquette dinner will be from 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM in the Board Dining Room on the 3rd Floor of Rogers Student Center. Seating is limited, so register early using the Etiquette Dinner Registration Form or by calling 903-510-2334.

Guest Speaker: Terrance Garmon and the Smith County Young Lawyers Association: Monday, April 27, 2015

Join Assistant City Attorney Terrance Garmon and members of the Smith County Young Lawyers Association as they share what it really takes to get into law school and become a successful attorney. If you are considering law school, be sure to join Career Services and Phi Theta Kappa in the new Rogers Nursing and Health Science Building, room 018, on Monday, April 27 at 5:00 PM. Light refreshments will be served.

Internship Fair: Friday, May 15, 2015

TJC Career Services is pleased to partner with the Tyler Chamber of Commerce Business Education Council, the University of Texas at Tyler, and Tyler ISD to host the first annual internship and summer jobs fair. Employers will be recruiting interns for the Fall semester. Internships are a great way to gain real-world experience and  apply your education in a business setting. The internship fair will be from 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM in the new TISD Career and Technology Center (on Earl Campbell Pkwy, near Bennett). Dress professionally and bring plenty of copies of your resume!

For more information about these events, please contact Career Services at 903-510-2334.

Career Services

Maggie Ruelle, M.A.
Coordinator, Career Services
Office: Career Services, 2nd Floor, Rogers Student Center

Email: mrue@tjc.edu

Telephone: 903-510-2334