Bristol Community College

Bristol Community College
http://bristolcc.edu/

Online Career Planning and Job Search Tools

Self-Assessment

Explore your career interest, personality style and skills.

The Career Key
Provided by the University of North Carolina, the Career Key has a career assessment tool, matches personality types and careers.

Transferable Skills Survey
Provided by the University of Minnesota at Duluth. Skills assessment tool, identify and explore your transferable skills using this transferable skills survey

SIGI: Computerized Career Program

SIGI is a computerized career guidance tool, which is simple to use. Examine your interests, values and skills. Print a list of occupations to explore based on your needs.

SIGI information sessions are available every week and last about 15 minutes. Students, staff and alumni can access Sigi through accessBCC. After logging on to accessBCC, click on College Resources, then click on SIGI Plus under Career Resources.

Career Dimensions

Career Dimensions is a tool for the exclusive use of BCC students and alumni. Please contact career services for your PASSWORD. MCP is an interactive career exploration and education planning system for students. A comprehensive analysis of your interests, values, skills, and personality will guide you towards the careers that suit you best, and direct you to the colleges where you can continue your education after BCC

Mass CIS

Mass CIS is designed to provide occupational and educational information to help people make better-informed career and school choices.

College Majors

Match college majors to careers.

The Majors Resource Kit provided by the University of Delaware and What can I do with a Major in provided by UNC are great tools linking academic majors to career alternatives

College Major Search

Identify Colleges by majors, locations, tuition, sports and more

College Search Tool
View Peterson's: the College Search Tool.

Bristol Community College Catalog
View College Catalog.

Bristol Community College's Transfer Site
View Bristol Community College's transfer site.

Career Libraries

Learn about career paths and fields that interest you. Check out job descriptions, employment outlooks, trends and salaries.

Career Library
One of the most extensive career libraries on the Web provided by the University of Manitoba. The Career Library

America's Job Bank
Provided by the US Department of Labor Library which includes short occupational videos at the America's Job Bank

Occupational Outlook Handbook
Information on careers from an occupational perspective. Published by the U.S. Department of Labor here.

Guide to Industries
Provides information on careers by industry. Published by the U.S. Department of Labor at this web site.

O*Net
Formerly the Dictionary of Occupational Titles. Published by the U.S. Department of Labor here

Job Search Tools

Research companies, get advice on resume and portfolio development, tips on employment letters and interviewing.

Microsoft Office Templates
Resume, cover and follow-up letter, samples and templates. Provided by Microsoft for Microsoft Office

Job Choices Online
Offers career and job-search advise for new college graduates, and is the online complement to the Job Choices job-search publications.

  • Once on the Perfect Interview site, create your Perfect Interview user account.
  • After you create your account, you will receive an email with your user ID and password
  • Use that ID and password to log on to Perfect Interview On-line.

Job Sites:

Identify job openings found on employee websites and local classified ads..

Providence Journal
Classified ads provided by the Providence Journal.

BostonWorks.com
Classified ads provided by the Boston Globe.

South Coast Today
Browse today's ads, search for a job or post your resume.

FlipDog
Crawls the web linking job openings found on employer web sites.

AfterCollege
Nursing and other jobs at AfterCollege.com

Care.com
Find local jobs in child care, senior care, pet care, housekeeping, tutoring, and more.

Learn about and apply for federal and state jobs:

Federal
Comprehensive listing of Federal jobs.

Massachusetts
Comprehensive listing of current openings in Massachusetts State Government

Rhode Island
Comprehensive listing of current openings in Rhode Island State Government.

One Stop Career Centers:

Learn about services at Massachusetts? One-Stop Career Centers. Search for events and recruitment activities. Explore Career Centers in Fall River, Taunton and Attleboro

Diversity Sites :

Explore job links and information on companies committed to having a diverse workforce:
Minority Employment, Black Collegian, Asian American, Hispanic American, Foreign Students, Visually Impaired, Disabled Job Seekers Database