Portland Community College | Portland, Oregon

Research careers

The Career Exploration Centers provide career assessment and career information, including occupational information, employment outlook, education and training requirements, and help with job search techniques. The centers offer workshops, computer labs, and a career library to help in career exploration and assessment.

Gain work experience

Cooperative Education is a program that lets you earn college credit while gaining valuable on the job experience in your major area of study. You can practice the skills you've learned in the classroom in real job settings. With cooperative education (sometimes called co-op, internship or practicum) you gain practical work experience, make informed career decisions, and gain an advantage in the job market through the cooperative effort of you, the college and an employer.

Find your job

PCC offers a variety of career and employment services to students and graduates, including job postings at our Student Employment Offices and on-line, recruitment events including Career Fairs and employer visitations, workshops and staff specialists available for job search and resume assistance. See Jobs for Students and Graduates, Job Search Resources, and Career Fairs for more information.

Hire PCC students/graduates

Recruiter and Employer Services are available to help companies schedule on-campus recruiting events, participate in career fairs, post job openings online and on campus job boards.