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Career Services

Are you sure of what you want to do after you leave Columbia State or just beginning to think about your career options? Career Services can help! Take advantage of the services and career readiness online tools offered in order for you to take control of your aspirations.

Click here for an overview of Career Services


Business card with list of possible careersBe a Part of These Careers

Explore the possibilities by learning more about these careers.

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"The US military is arguably the best-trained workforce in the world, and personnel who leave military service have skills that translate to virtually any career."
Military Career Resources
Veterans Reemployment

2 people reading a mapJob Search Tips

Looking for employment can be confusing and stressful, but knowing steps to take can lead you to a more successful career search. 

faculty helping studentCareer Services Staff Referral Process

Learn more about referring students to career services.
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Our Vision and Mission


Our vision is to be leaders in providing quality career development services, resources and solutions.

The mission of the Career Services is to assist current students and recent graduates in exploring and developing career skills, while providing a broad range of developmental programs, career exploration and assessments in a student-centered environment.

The Career Services Office is committed to tooling students and recent graduates for the global job market and encouraging life-long engagement to the workforce for a better future.
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Career Coach

This web product connects education to jobs in our service area with live labor market information. This interactive, user-friendly tool allows Columbia State to market our specific programs of study more effectively and give students a vision for the future.

For more information about EMSI Online Career Coach go to:
Columbia State's EMSI page

EMSI Online Career Coach YouTube Videos:
Welcome to Career Coach
Where does EMSI data come from?
EMSI for Workforce Planning

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