Career Development services include career counseling/ exploration and job placement assistance. For access to services, students can stop by the Career Development Office or schedule an individual appointment by calling the Career Development Coordinator 419-755-4896.
Career Development is located in Room 102 of Kee Hall. The Career Resource open lab is located in Room 123A of Kee Hall and Room 163 of the Kehoe Center. Services provided include the following areas.
North Central State provides free career counseling and exploration services. The career assessment software FOCUS2 helps students learn about careers that match their interests, abilities and values.
Generates local career outlook data about potential careers including earnings, local job trends, training programs, and current job openings. The link to Career Coach is at www.ncstatecollege.edu/career-coach.
Job placement services are available to assist students and alumni with job seeking skills training. Services include resume assistance, cover letter assistance, interviewing, and sharing job leads. Students/alumni can post resumes online to connect with local employers. Online job leads and local employment information can be accessed through NC State’s active job board at www.collegecentral.com/ncstatecollege/.
Job seeking workshops are offered every semester to help students and alumni prepare quality resumes and job search materials.
For employers, NC State offers valuable online employment resources through a job posting website- College Central Network at www.collegecentral.com/ncstatecollege/.
Online resources allow employers to post positions to recruit qualified students and alumni. Employers can access registered student/alumni resumes. Annual career expos/recruitment events and on-campus interview dates are arranged to connect students and employers.
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Bromfield Information Commons (IC), serving the students, faculty, and staff of both North Central State College and The Ohio State University at Mansfield, occupies the ground floor of Bromfield Hall. The IC provides traditional library services and educational technology support. Many on-line services are also available; i.e., on-line catalog searching, borrowing, and renewal of books. The IC, through OhioLINK, provides access to online, full-text databases, e-journals, and e-books. In addition, through OhioLINK and Search Ohio patrons can borrow books from over 80 college libraries and 20 public libraries throughout the state. The IC collection consists of books, print journals, videos and DVDs, musical CDs, leisure reading, self-help books, juvenile books, and audio books. The IC staff provides group and individual tours, library-usage instruction, research strategies, electronic database searching, technology support, and writing tutoring. Tips are given for Internet searching and web site content evaluation.
Holdings of the Information Commons (estimated)
The penalty for disregarding fines for lost or non-returned materials may be temporary or even permanent withdrawal of library privileges, withholding of grades, and suspension of subsequent registration.
Normal hours of service when classes are in session
Fall Semester and Spring Semester
A photo I.D. and a current validation sticker are required as proof of current enrollment to begin library circulation privileges. A photo I.D. is required to borrow items at all times. Patrons can only borrow items in their own name, not as a proxy for someone else.
The Office of Specialized Supportive Services provides resources and services to assist students with documented disabilities in their efforts to reach their academic goals. Note-takers, taped textbooks, referral source contact, and alternative testing accommodations are some of the services offered by this office. Support services are provided through the cooperative efforts of the student, faculty, and staff involved. It is the responsibility of any student needing these services to contact the Coordinator of Specialized Supportive Services at 419-755-4727.
The Student Success and Transition Center (SSTC) is a facility that offers an array of support services designed to help students be as successful as they can be in their academic career. The Center is staffed by a team of professional staff members and adjunct faculty. Located in room 136 of Kee Hall, the Student Success and Transition Center is conveniently open Monday-Thursday, 8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m., and 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Friday.
Services are offered in the areas of academic advising, personal counseling, disability services, career exploration and new-student assessment. The advising services offered by the Student Success and Transition Center are available, free of charge, to any student currently enrolled at NC State. Students are welcome in the Center on a walk-in basis or by appointment.
Free tutoring is available to currently enrolled NC State students in the Tutoring Resource Center, located in Fallerius, Rooms 117 and 119. Students are welcome to use the center on a “drop-in” basis and receive free tutoring as often as they choose. If tutoring is needed outside of center hours, students may make an appointment by calling 419-755-4539.