Tompkins Cortland Community College

Student Life

The College & Career Information Center

Career Files

Files with current information about a large number of jobs and careers are available to help students gather information and make educated career choices.

Employer Files

Employer files provide information on specific area employers to help job searchers choose appropriate places to submit resumes. The information gained can also be useful in preparing for interviews.

Selected Free Handouts

  • Interviewing Guide
  • Resume Writing Guide
  • Cover Letters Guide
  • Job Choices Publications
  • Business and Liberal Arts Edition
  • Diversity Edition
  • Science, Engineering & Technology Edition

Selected Career/Job Search Resources

  • Best Jobs for the 21st Century
  • Occupational Outlook Handbook
  • Sweaty Palms: the Neglected Art of Being Interviewed
  • 10 Things Employers Want You to Learn in College
  • Gallery of Best Resumes

Selected College Resource Guides

  • Peterson's Guide to Four-Year Colleges
  • Chronicle Four-Year College Databook
  • A Guide to College Programs in Hospitality and Tourism
  • Guide to Distance Learning Programs
  • The College Handbook
  • World List of Universities
  • Peterson's Scholarships, Grants and Prizes
  • Fiske Guide to Colleges
  • Peterson's College Money Handbook
  • U.S. News & World Report's Ultimate College Guide

Catalogs for most colleges and universities within New York State are available for your use in the CCIC. You can access catalogs for schools outside of New York State via the Internet on one of our CCIC computers. You are encouraged to obtain a copy of the college catalog from the college you are planning to attend.

College Files and Applications

The CCIC has up-to-date files with detailed information on New York State colleges as well as some out-of-state colleges. Applications are available for SUNY schools and many other colleges