Current Students

Career Resources

Career Exploration

The college uses the New Jersey Career Assistance Navigator (NJCAN) as a career assessment and exploration tool. To begin, create a profile by visiting www.njcan.org and use the Username: Cumberlandstudent1 and Password: NJcan!17 as first time log ins only.

What can I do with my major? This website will help you connect majors to careers. Learn about typical career areas and types of employers that hire people with each major, as well as strategies to make you a more marketable candidate.

What do you want to do for a living? Take a free career assessment and learn what training is necessary for a particular career. Website also provides information on where you can receive such training.  mynextmove.org

How do I become a …? This site provides detailed insight into today's most popular career fields. The guide dissects each of the educational and professional steps needed to enter the field, including coursework in high school, a college degree, on-the-job training, apprenticeships, and professional exams and certifications. learnhowtobecome.org

Career Preparation

College Central Network (CCN) is the college’s premier career portal. CCN is used to connect its students, alumni, and employers with one another. Employers can post jobs for students, alumni, and community members. Students, alumni, and community members can search for jobs, build a resumé, build an online portfolio, and access a library of career development resources. collegecentral.com/cccnj

The Department of Labor presents this site, America's Career InfoNet. The Toolkit contains information on careers, local training finder, skills matcher, job finder, salary finder, industry and labor market information. acinet.org

The Bureau of Labor and Statistics offers an electronic copy of the Occupational Outlook Handbook (OOH) on their website. The OOH provides career information on duties, education and training, pay, and outlook for hundreds of occupations by cluster. bls.gov/ooh/

Jobseekers can receive one-on-one, in-person job search and career navigation assistance by visiting New Jersey Career Connections sites throughout the state. New Jersey Career Connections offers an online career navigation platform at CareerConnections.nj.gov

If you’re a current student or recent graduate, you may be eligible for federal internships and job opportunities in government through the Pathways and other student programs. USA Jobs is a good site to visit to see the various openings and requirements of employment with the government. usajobs.gov/studentsandgrads/

Workshops and Events

Workshops are provided throughout the semester to help students with their career development. These workshops cover topics such as, what to major in, resume writing, and interviewing skills. Appointments can be made to meet with a career advisor to discuss job preparation, in demand jobs, and discussing a major and its options. For more information contact the Career Services. To receive notification of workshops and events on campus create an account in College Central Network.