At the Allan Hancock College Career Center, “Start here. Go anywhere.” is more than a slogan. It is our fundamental belief that career development is a lifelong process and our Career Center staff are committed to supporting you today, tomorrow, and long after you graduate from Allan Hancock College. We understand there are many tiny steps that must be completed in order for students’ to achieve their career goals.
The Career Center is located upstairs in the Student Services building on our Santa Maria campus. The Career Center offers a career computer lab, interview room, Career Closet, and career-related resources. The Career Center serves our diverse population of future, current, and former students. Our services are designed to engage and empower our students as they aspire to reach their career goals.
The Career Center employs career specialists, career counselors and industry professionals trained to collaborate with students and faculty to deliver high-quality career related programs and services. Our services include career exploration, career advising, counseling, coaching, and mentoring. A few of our programs include: Cooperative Work Experience, Career Readiness Training Academy, Concurrent Enrollment, Articulation, and our SkillsUSA Leadership Club.
The Career Center also sponsors career related special events such as: Career Exploration
Day, Hancock Handshake, Career Connect, and CTE Junior Day. Please stop by the Career
Center for all career related questions or support. The Center is open Monday, Wednesday,
and Thursday from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
We are open on Tuesday from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. and on Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
To schedule an appointment with a career counselor or specialist please call 1-805-922-6966, ext. 3374.
For more information, please go to www.hancockcollege.edu/careers.