A solid plan helps you manage your course schedule, graduate faster, and launch your career. At Career Services, we provide personalized, one-on-one career counseling to our students, as well as a variety of online tools to help you explore majors and potential careers. We also help connect students with job shadowing and work-study programs.
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we are meeting with students over the phone or online.
Connect with Us!
Make an AppointmentMeet with us for one-on-one career counseling. We can help you choose a major and plan for your future career. Due to the coronavirus pandemic, we are currently meeting with students only via phone, email or virtual appointment.
Drop-In Hours - No Appointment Needed!Monday - Thursday: 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.Friday : 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.This session can address many of your immediate needs and determine your need for additional advisement. Drop-ins last approximately 10-15 minutes and are held on a first-come, first-served basis.
Schedule an Appointment
Schedule by Phone:Call 614-287-2782.
Schedule Online using Starfish:1) Login to Blackboard, then click "Starfish" in the Tools box on the left.
- If you have trouble logging in, try this direct link to access Starfish: https://cscc.starfishsolutions.com/starfish-ops
3) Click "My Success Network" and search for Career Services.
4) Use the calendar on the left to view availability for different days. Click on the appointment time and follow the prompts.
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Career Success Plan
Every Columbus State student receives a personalized Career Success Plan. Your plan will give you career-building activities at every stage of your Columbus State journey, ensuring that you're ready for a great job as soon as you graduate.
Log into Cougar Connect to update and customize your plan today!
Explore Careers with Online ToolsWe provide a variety of online tools to help you explore Columbus State majors and career options in general. See updated salary and job growth projections for careers and see how your Columbus State major can help get you there. Not sure what you want to major in? Take a career inventory quiz to help choose a major.
Find a Job, Internship or Work-StudyWe build relationships with local employers to provide work study, employment and internship opportunities for our students. Learn valuable skills for your future career!
Connect with opportunities from local talent and acquisition leaders to start building a career while still in school.
Search for jobs and internships, post your resume and find job search tips.
Find a Mentor or Job ShadowConnect with mentors or professionals in your field to learn more about your intended field.