In today's educational landscape, career services professionals must help diverse student populations navigate through a complex, highly competitive labor market. This group is for career services personnel who wish to discuss and hone the skills necessary to help students become gainfully employed in a 21st century economy. Group members share best practices, ideas, thoughts, reflections, and resources to help colleagues across the globe improve performance. 


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RE: Graduate Outcomes - What Has Worked for Your Institution? | New discussion by Ryan Parks

Greetings,  I'm currently taking the CS201 course and it's been extremely insightul.  Anyone else currently taking or have already completed the course yet? I work at a career college, as...


Professional Certifications in Higher Education | New comment by Ryan Parks

Hi Alena, That's a great question.  I was thinking of a similar question as well.  I am the Career Services Officer at my university and was also inquiring about obtaining a certification....


ACCSC Accreditation | New comment by Ryan Parks

Thank you for responding and for sharing this information based on your experience with ACCSC.    Regards, Ryan N. Parks

Professional Certifications in Higher Education | New discussion by Alena Dunham

Greetings colleagues. Does anyone have professional certifications in higher education OTHER than CHEP? Are there any specific certifications in Student Affairs? I would like to grow in my career and ...

ACCSC Accreditation | New comment by mark debacco

I am the compliance officer at a private posetsecondary college that has been accredited with ACCSC for 13 years.  I've found them to be fair and consistent in their application of standards,...

ACCSC Accreditation | New discussion by Ryan Parks

Greetings! I work at a university who is eventually moving to ACCSC.  Has anyone had this accreditor before, and if so, how has your experience been with them?  Do they have strict career s...

Alumni Members | New discussion by Carol Buchwalter

What is defined as an Active Member? Many of my graduates take jobs in other states this could be a challenge.  

Career Services PLN | New comment by Debbi McIntyre

Hi Elizabeth,

I think this is a great idea!  I look forward to participating.

Kind Regards,

Debbi McIntyre

Senior Career Services Manager,

Sullivan and ...

Career Services PLN | New blog by Elizabeth Mimms

Hello-   Would anyone be interested in forming a PLN for online career counselors on The Educator's PLN (  While I find most information universal, ther is a disti...

Effectively Implementing Career Development Workshops Within the Classrooms | New comment by Ryan Parks

Hi Ny'Kole, Thank you for sharing!  I really like your 3 areas.  Do you work for a for-profit institution where placement percentages are important to maintain by the accreditation?...