Career Development

Career Development

Mission and Goals

The Career Development Center is a comprehensive career planning and employment services hub for Del Mar College students and alumni of all majors and classifications, providing one point of contact to expedite the recruiting efforts of companies and organizations. The Career Development Center supports the college's strategic planning process by improving job readiness and knowledge of services.

Whether you are a new, current student or alumni member, the Career Development Office is ready to help you plan for and achieve your career goals! Through individual appointments with professional staff, workshops, and special events, you can make your dream a reality!

What's Available?

  • Handshake - Job Portal for DMC students and alumni
  • Individual appointments and weekly walk-in hours 
  • Assistance with résumé, cover letter and career information 
  • Workshops, job fairs, and special events
  • Online services for résumé posting and job search
  • Mock interviews for interview practice and critique
  • Career Kiosk (Harvin Building- Room 190) for work on résumés, cover letters and job search
  • Access to online resources for career search: Career Coach, Jung's Typology, O'Net, Bureau of Labor Statistic
  • Career Counseling, Exploration and Planning
  • Employer Panels and Informational Sessions
  • College and Transfer Fairs

Events and Workshops

EVENTS

  • Meet the Career Counselors (All 3 Campuses): January 30th from 11-1 pm located at Windward Campus-Coleman Center, Heritage Campus-HC 190 & Oso Creek Campus- MB 317
  • CCAD Interviews: January 31st from 9-2:30 pm located at the Windward Campus Workforce Development Center 120
  • Community 2 College Connection Career Expo: February 21st from 5-8 pm located at the Richard M. Borchard Fairgrounds in Robstown, TX 
  • All Skills and Trades Career Fair: March 20th from 10-2 pm located at the Windward Campus ETB (Dome) 
  • Breaking Barriers Career Seminar- Women's Month: March 28th located at the Heritage Campus in Harvin Center Retama Room 

Spring 2024 Workshops

  • Career Cafe Pop In's: Every Wednesday from 11-12:30 pm located at the Heritage Campus Harvin Center Room 190

 

Page last updated February 1, 2024.

BOOK AN APPOINTMENT

Now partnering with Handshake Career Platform!
Visit our Job Boards page for more information on Handshake. You can create your account by clicking on the logo below, or download the Handshake app using the QR code.

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Contact Information

Career Development
101 Baldwin Blvd.
Corpus Christi, TX
(361) 698-2692

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