College-Career Counseling

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Sign up now for a free webinar series

Interested in pharmacy school? Make the most of your summer with a free webinar series called "Gatton Rx Elements" from East Tennessee State University Bill Gatton College of Pharmacy, tailored for graduating high school and undergraduate students.

 The 5-week series explores current career options in pharmacy, how to apply to pharmacy school, financial aid options, student life on campus, virtual tour of Gatton College of Pharmacy and a chance to chat to have virtual coffee with the college’s dean, Dr. Debbie Byrd. Full schedule here.

Each session lasts 12-1 p.m., Thursdays, June 18-July 30 on Zoom. The deadline is the day before each session.
 
 

Tentative schedule below, subject to change with advanced notice.

June 18, 2020

Th

 

12PM-1PM

Meet the Faculty and Current Pharmacists

Dr. Brooklyn Nelson

Joy Hurley

 

June 25, 2020

Th

12PM-1PM

Financial Planning and Managing Educational Debt

 

Dr. Brooklyn Nelson

Angel Kincer

July 9, 2020

Th

12PM-1PM

CV/resume writing and College of Pharmacy Applications

 

Dr. Brooklyn Nelson

Joy Hurley

July 16, 2020

Th

12PM-1PM

Interviewing Techniques

 

 

Dr. Brooklyn Nelson

Current P4 students

 

July 23, 2020

Th

12PM-1PM

Student Life on Campus

 

Dr. Brooklyn Nelson

Current P4 Students

July 30, 2020

 

Th

12PM-1PM

Coffee with the Dean/Virtual Tour of Bill Gatton College of Pharmacy Building

Dr. Brooklyn Nelson

Dean Byrd

 
 
 
 

Career Planning Resources

http://www.planningyourdreams.org/ 

https://www.careeronestop.org/ 

http://www.yourfreecareertest.com/ 

https://abt.traitify.com/sessions/new#signup 

http://www.learningexpresshub.com/productengine/LELIndex.html#/center/career-center/home 

http://www.onetonline.org/ 

https://www.collegefortn.org/Landing 

Career Interviews
Watch interviews of professionals discussing their career.

Career Sighted
Learn a about jobs in career fields that you are interested.

Career Thoughts
Research careers and be informed

 

Occupation Information

http://www.bls.gov/ooh/

Resource for career search, job descriptions, salary information, & employment projections

Jobs 4 TN Online
Source for jobs in Tennessee

Northeast Tennessee Career Center
Careers in Washington County, Sullivan County, Carter County, Unicoi County, & Johnson County

O*NET Online
Occupation search tool

 

Employment Demands

http://money.usnews.com/money/careers/slideshows/the-25-best-jobs-of-2016

http://money.usnews.com/careers/best-jobs/rankings/the-100-best-jobs

http://www.forbes.com/sites/karstenstrauss/2016/04/14/the-best-jobs-in-2016/#7adb2bae4f67

The Career Counseling Center is located in the Lobby of the Career and Technical Education Building.  The Purpose of the Career Counseling Center is to provide support to the academic programs at D-B, assisting students with information regarding post secondary educational opportunities, administering and interpreting career assessment tools. 

Contact:  Tammy Wolfe.