INTRODUCTION TO THE EDUCATION & HUMAN SERVICES INTEREST COMMUNITY

The Education & Human Services Career Interest Community offers customized support for students, which may include specialized career fairs, networks, employer visits, events and resources. Our Career Community, while facilitated by Career Services, is a collective and collaborative effort involving all students, faculty, staff, alumni, and employers in the career development process.

All Career Communities will give you the opportunity to:

  • MEET other students with similar interests
  • ENGAGE with faculty members, alumni, and employers in your interest area
  • CONSULT with mentors and advisors
  • ACCESS the many resources available to you at Ithaca College

Your career is a journey, not a destination. Let’s work together towards your success!

Resume Tips for Freelancers

Freelancers may enjoy more freedom and the ability to choose their own clients, they still face many of the same challenges as other workers–but in larger quantity. Unemployed Americans only have to worry about finding the one job to …

By Kimberly Lieb
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Ways to Recognize & Avoid Job Scams

Some job scams are easy to spot while others appear legitimate. According to the FBI, scammers advertise phony job opportunities on college employment websites soliciting college students for administrative positions. Then the student employee receives counterfeit checks and is told …

By Jennifer Pawlewicz
Jennifer Pawlewicz Career Engagement and Marketing Specialist Jennifer Pawlewicz
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How to Know if a Job is the Right Fit—Before Accepting the Offer

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It’s your first day at a new job, and it’s nothing like you expected. Maybe you write it off as first-day jitters. But as time goes by you realize that you’re just not clicking with the organization’s culture.

Perhaps you’re …

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How to Choose Between a Psy.D. and Ph.D.

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By Cheryl Rotyliano
Cheryl Rotyliano Assistant Director of Career Engagement and Education Cheryl Rotyliano
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A Guide to the Difference Between Psychology and Psychiatry

Psychology and Psychiatry

Psychologists and psychiatrists provide mental health services to people of all ages, but their credentials differ. The differences between psychology and psychiatry come down to education, job training, and scope of practice.

Both psychologists and psychiatrists need a graduate-level education, …

By Cheryl Rotyliano
Cheryl Rotyliano Assistant Director of Career Engagement and Education Cheryl Rotyliano
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