Frequently Asked Questions
We are currently offering virtual counseling sessions through our homepage, where you will find the contact information of our staff. If one of our Career Coaches and Counselor is online then you can knock on their door to chat with them, if not you can send them an offline message and they will respond to you as soon as possible. You can also contact us via email or phone.
The Career Center is currently working remotely and providing services virtually and in-person. We are on campus on Tuesday's and Wednesday's.
We offer: Career and Major Exploration, Resume Reviews, Interview Prep, Networking Tips, Job Preparation Workshops, Career, Job & Major Fairs, Online Job Board, And Transfer Preparation/Guidance.
Yes, we can schedule an appointment with you and help you create and review your resume or cover letter
Yes, we can help you by taking a career assessment to help you discover your major. Contact us to set up an appointment with you.
You can use Eureka and California Career Zone for salary and education information; see our Career Center website resources: http://www.lamission.edu/careercenter/ for more information.
If you are considering a career change, allow yourself sometime to explore the new career choice. We recommend taking a career assessment to determine you skills and interest. It is important to make the correct choice, therefore we advise you meet with a Career Coach before making that decision
It is very common for students to be unsure of what major to declare. Contact the Career Center as soon as possible to discuss and explore majors and careers that suit your interest and discuss the majors that are related to your career interest.
You can never be certain that your choice is the one that you will stick to for the rest of your career life. However, through career exploration you will come closer to what you really enjoy. The Career Center offers Career Counseling appointments to help you make the right decision.
Develop an action plan! Our Career Counselor will help you set up a Student Educational Plan to map out the courses required for that major whether your goal is to earn a certificate, AA degree, or transfer.
Our goal is to make sure you are on the correct path to success, we strongly advise having follow-up appointments if you want to discuss any changes in your plan or make sure you are still on track.
he Career Center uses College Central Network, where local employers post job openings for LA Mission College students. Register at: https://www.collegecentral.com/lamission/. Career Center is not a job placement agency and cannot guarantee that you will get a job.
Office Hours and Location
Fall 2022 Hours
Mondays to Wednesdays: 8:30AM - 5:00PM
Thursdays: 8:30AM - 6:00PM
Fridays to Sundays: Closed
Lower Level Campus Center/Room 1532
Phone: (818) 833-3403
Claudia Ramirez, Career Counselor/ Director
Phone: (818) 714-0354
*CLICK HERE* to meet the Staff