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The mission of the Career & Transfer Services Office is to connect YCCC students with the information, tools, and resources they need to make informed decisions about their educational and career goals now and in the future. Find the office in the Student Affairs suite on the first floor.

Be sure to utilize the Maine state CareerCenters. They have workshops, job fairs, and one-one-one meeting available. The closest to YCCC are Springvale and Portland:

Ways to connect:
#1 Source: MyYCCC
#2 Source: Career & Transfer Weekly Dose (via YCCC email)
#3 Source: online/social media
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You will always find pathways to more information here on the MyYCCC portal. If you'd like to interact with the office, get updates on job search articles and tips, advice on transfer, and last minute announcements, be sure to connect in the ways listed above!
Career & Transfer Services
Student Affairs
Transfer related:
Learn about how to start the transfer process? (Viewed: 500 times)

Go under Transfer Handouts and click on THE TRANSFER PROCESS. This should answer some of your basic questions. Once you've had a chance to read it, you can request an appointment with Jess Gagne.

How do I request my official YCCC transcript? > Enrollment Services (Viewed: 760 times)

This process happens with Enrollment Services. Any other documents you may need to apply to your next college/university will need to come from the source directly (high school, testing service agency, etc.)

How do I transfer courses INTO YCCC? > Admissions (Viewed: 521 times)
How do I know what general education/core courses transfer between the seven Maine Community Colleges? (Viewed: 502 times)

Last update: Spring 2015

Find the "federal school code" for the FAFSA? (Viewed: 551 times)
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Information about Background Checks
This is not an exhaustive list. Below you will find articles and resources to get you started.
Background checks: why and what kind? (Viewed: 1320 times)
Job hunting when you have a criminal past (Viewed: 2108 times)
Job Search Help for Ex-Offenders (Viewed: 225 times)
Required during your program
Please note: not clearing a criminal background check or other institutional, state, or federal requirements may affect your ability to complete the below programs:
Early Childhood Education (Viewed: 622 times)
Education (Viewed: 685 times)
Health Information Management (Viewed: 630 times)
Liberal Studies/Nursing (Viewed: 607 times)
This will not be required while you are at YCCC but will be before you are accepted at SMCC or another institution.
Veterinary Technology (Viewed: 587 times)
Medical Assisting (Viewed: 649 times)
Not required during your degree program,
but highly likely during your job search/internship:
Accounting (Viewed: 584 times)
Behavioral Health (Viewed: 851 times)
Criminal Justice (Viewed: 682 times)
Definitely required during your internship or job search.
Health Studies (Viewed: 612 times)
Not required during your degree program,
but possible during your internship, volunteer, or job search:
Business (Viewed: 666 times)
This will largely depend on the position, company, and industry.
Computer/Information Technology (Viewed: 622 times)
Culinary Arts (Viewed: 601 times)
Digital Media (Viewed: 589 times)
Precision Machining Technology (Viewed: 565 times)
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