Individual student appointments for career exploration, resume and cover letter development, and interviewing prep are available via phone or Zoom (free online video conferencing). Resume and cover letter development can also be done over email. Email us at or leave a message at 315-731-5847 to schedule an appointment. Additionally, we offer daily virtual office hours through Zoom where you can stop in to ask a quick question or make an appointment. You can find the times and links at on our events page.

Career exploration tools and resources

At Mohawk Valley Community College, we want to help you find a career you will thrive in and love. Use the tools and resources below to start searching for your perfect fit!


Take a career assessment, gauge your interest, and decide your major.


Create an attractive online presentation of your skills and abilities.


Explore career options, find jobs and internships, and connect with employers.

Alumni Mentoring Network

Connect with alumni who have volunteered to provide valuable knowledge about a particular career field. If you are interested in talking with an alumnus/a about their career path and your interests stop into the Career Development Center and talk with one of our staff members.

How to contact us:

  • Location: Alumni College Center room 102, Utica Campus
  • Hours: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Monday - Friday
  • Phone: 315-731-5847


Bureau of Labor Statistics Occupational Outlook Handbook

Learn about current career information about hundreds of occupations.

New York State Department of Labor Job Zone

Search job postings and browse career exploration tools.

New York State Department of Civil Service

Search state civil service positions and qualifications, view recent announcements, and apply for examinations.


Find out what it’s really like to work at more than 300,000 companies with millions of company reviews, salary reports, and interview questions shared by employees.