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Event highlights:

NOVEMBER 13-17: RESUME BASICS workshops all week! Sign up now!

NOVEMBER 30: Employer Panel! What are employers looking for? How do you get an interview? Bring your questions!

DECEMBER 8: USM On-the-Spot Admissions Program Day


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.
Ways to connect:
Not only do I share tons of helpful information, alerts, events, workshops (and so much more) but we want to hear from you! Here's how:
#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!

Jess Gagne
Career & Transfer Services
Student Affairs

Fall 2017 Office Schedule:
  M 8:30a-4:30p
  T 8:30a-4:30p
  W 8:30a-4:30p
  R 8:30a-4:30p
  F 8:00a-4:30p

I'm frequently in meetings both here at YCCC and off campus so if you don't catch me in my office, please send me an email to set up an appointment.




Transfer related:
Learn about how to start the transfer process? (Viewed: 288 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: 562 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: 363 times)
How do I know what general education/core courses transfer between the seven Maine Community Colleges? (Viewed: 344 times)

Last update: Spring 2015

Find the "federal school code" for the FAFSA? (Viewed: 353 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: 663 times)
Job hunting when you have a criminal past (Viewed: 1894 times)
Job Search Help for Ex-Offenders (Viewed: 73 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: 454 times)
Education (Viewed: 475 times)
Health Information Management (Viewed: 470 times)
Liberal Studies/Nursing (Viewed: 454 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: 419 times)
Medical Assisting (Viewed: 469 times)
Not required during your degree program,
but highly likely during your job search/internship:
Accounting (Viewed: 421 times)
Behavioral Health (Viewed: 621 times)
Criminal Justice (Viewed: 484 times)
Definitely required during your internship or job search.
Health Studies (Viewed: 459 times)
Not required during your degree program,
but possible during your internship, volunteer, or job search:
Business (Viewed: 480 times)
This will largely depend on the position, company, and industry.
Computer/Information Technology (Viewed: 468 times)
Culinary Arts (Viewed: 445 times)
Digital Media (Viewed: 430 times)
Precision Machining Technology (Viewed: 439 times)
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