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Laney College

Career Center

Career Center

 Welcome to the Laney College Career Services Page!

We provide support with career exploration, self-assessment, and the job/internship search process to help all Laney students achieve career satisfaction and success.


Career Counseling drop-ins available beginning Thursday, August 16th – Friday, August 31st.

To schedule a career counseling appointment beginning Tuesday, September 4th please call (510) 464-3152 or stop by T-301

Services Offered:

  • One-On-One Career Counseling Sessions Covering:
    • Exploration of majors and careers
    • Assessment of individual skills, interests, values and personality type
    • Career decision making
    • Resume and cover letter development and critiques
    • Interviewing skills
    • Job and internship search strategies
    • Self-assessment referrals and interpretations
  • Career Related Workshops
    • Choosing a Major & Career
    • Resume & Cover Letter Writing
    • Interviewing with Confidence
    • Job Fair Preparation & Networking
    • Career Field/Major Specific Workshops (upon request)
  • Online and Print Resources
    • Handouts and web-links to support career exploration and job search readiness
  • Job Search Database, Eagle Hire
  • Career Assessment Instruments
    • Current we offer the following career assessment tools for students: Strong Interest Inventory (SII), Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI), Career Occupational Preference System Interest Inventory (COPS); The Career Ability Placement Survey (CAPS); and the Career Orientation Placement and Evaluation Survey (COPES).
    • A list of FREE online assessment tools and resources for students and counselors can be found in the right column toolbar.
**FREE online major and career exploration resources!