Career Services

Welcome to Ancilla’s Career Development Office!

If you are looking for experience in the workforce before you graduate from Ancilla, the Career Development Office can assist you in finding an internship or part-time job. We will help you with writing resumes and cover letters and help you with interviewing skills.  

About Career Development

Career Development provides workshops on resume writing, mock interviews, cover letters, assessment and can show you how to upload your resume to state and national job sites that are set up for students and recent graduates.

Meet with us one-on-one or use this website from the privacy of your own home. In addition, services do not stop when you graduate. As an Ancilla College Alum, you can take part of these services as well.

Career Development is located in Room C112 and is open Monday – Friday from 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. and other times by appointment.

Career Resources

Take the Focus2 Career Assessment to see where your interests match the job market.

Ancilla’s FOCUS 2 website address is: https://www.Focus2Career.com/Portal/Login.cfm?SID=1408

The Registration form is a link accessed from your FOCUS 2 LOGIN page (above). New users simply click on the REGISTER button.  To complete the form, new users will be required to enter an ACCESS CODE. The Access Code is the same for all users. New users simply fill out the requested information on the form and click CONTINUE.

Your ACCESS CODE is: chargers

Uncubed

This site is loaded with videos, tips, and free training. the idea is that you can learn from these companies and be hired by them! The Uncubed Job Board features behind-the-scenes videos from hiring companies to help you be a better-prepared candidate when you apply.

These are short employer-taught videos teaching skills, techniques, and tips in Marketing, Design, Tech, and Career. Students can watch these classes (free) then can apply directly for jobs and internships at each company through the platform, becoming stronger candidates with a better understanding of what the company does, the skills they require, and their culture.

Why CandidCareer.com?

You can watch thousands of short video interviews from professionals in a wide variety of careers and from multiple backgrounds.

PRACTICAL ADVICE

Interviewees share insights and practical advice about their jobs, including the education, training,  skills, aptitudes, and experience necessary to succeed in their fields.

PERSONAL AND HONEST INFORMATION

Real people sharing real experiences; you can’t get any closer to the truth!

CONVENIENCE

Available 24/7 and anywhere the Internet is! Its easy navigation and robust search capabilities allow Ancilla students to quickly find informative career interviews that match their interests.

CURRENT

New videos for existing and emerging occupations are added weekly.

Ancilla Student Login: www.candidcareer.com/Ancilla  This is your access link to use the Candid Career platform.

Research

Indiana statistical information (the economy, employment, etc.) Hoosiers by the Numbers

 

The Parent’s Guide to the Career Playbook

James M. Citrin, the author of The Career Playbook: The Essential Advice for Today’s Aspiring Young Professional, and head of the CEO practice at Spencer Stuart, has developed this guide with exclusive advice for parents, educators, and career services professionals. Featuring dos and don’ts and sidebars highlighting “what you need to know to help your grad with their career,” the guide takes you through career trajectory, the importance of relationships, and how to grapple with the inevitable tradeoffs and often competing desires for money, job satisfaction, and a quality lifestyle. Click here to read and download.

Interview tips

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OUR MISSION


Ancilla College is a liberal arts institution of higher learning sponsored by the Poor Handmaids of Jesus Christ and is part of The Center at Donaldson. The college’s religious tradition is Roman Catholic; its climate, ecumenical. In a caring environment, Ancilla serves a diverse population, as we transform and empower students to achieve high academic goals, lifelong learning, successful careers and values-centered lives.



ABOUT ANCILLA


Ancilla College, founded in 1937, is a private, Catholic, not-for-profit, two-year college offering over two dozen associate degree programs. Students from 12 states and 15 countries live and learn at Ancilla.


P.O. Box 1, 9601 Union Road, Donaldson, IN, 46513.


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