Where is the Career/Transfer Center located?
We are located in Lesher Student
Services Building, on the 3rd Floor, in Room 312. We are co-located with the
What hours is the Career/Transfer Center open?
Our hours are:
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and
Friday - 8:00am - 4:30 pm
Wednesday - 8:00am - 7:00pm
Our summer hours may vary, please
call ahead to ensure that someone is available to assist you. (209)384-6243 or
What does the Career Center offer?
The Career Center offers students
the opportunity to research careers and find out which ones would be best suited
for them. We have many computer programs, websites and books that give students
a wealth of knowledge. We also have information about majors. It is important
for students to understand that they are able to do a single career through many
What tools are available to help research different careers?
Our center offers many different
resources in a variety of forms. We have a software program called Eureka that
allows students to find their interests, connect them to a career and then match
to a college and major that is right for them.
How do I go about taking a Career Interest Test?
There are two types of Career
Interest Tests. The first are the kind that are free. These are connected to a
variety of websites. Students are able to access them from their own computers
or they can use the computers in the Career Center.
The second kind are the ones that
have a small fee attached. These can be taken upon recommendation by a
counselor. Upon recommendation the student pays the fee and then is given a
password to access the tests online. When they have completed the test the
counselor will go over the results with them.
Who is eligible to use the Career Center?
Our Career Center services are
available to any current Merced College student. Our services are also extended
to former students for up to 2 years after they have left Merced College.
What if my question is not answered on this page?
If you still have questions after
reading this page, please contact us at the Career Center. Please feel free to
stop by or call for more information. (209)384-6243
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