Get Hired

Professional skills are developed inside and outside of the classroom. Interpersonal skills can be as important as job specific skills. This section will help prepare you for your job search.

Job Search Resources

  • Handshake - provides you access to job and internship listings from local and national companies who are looking to recruit our students and graduates.
  • Six Tips to Successful Job Search - Quick tips for starting your job search.

Resume and Cover Letter


  • LinkedIn - Professional networking site used by thousands of companies and job seekers.
  • Informational Interviewing - A great way to connect with professionals in career fields of interest and learn about an occupation or industry.
  • Networking for Your Job Search - Great tips on how to build your in-person and online network.


Job Search Sites

Finding Government Jobs

  • NYS Civil Service- Links to state civil service and New York State county jobs.
  • USAJobs- All federal jobs are published on this site.

Researching Companies and Salary Information

  • GlassDoor- Provides information directly from employees. Get job listings, salary information and the inside scoop on company culture.
  • BuzzFile - A great way to find and research companies in NYS and across the country by major.
  • Assists in finding out more about salaries in particular jobs and companies.

Accessible, far-reaching online career network with access to job and internship listings, career search tools, and more. Put yourself out there with Handshake!

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Contact Us

Academic Advising, Career and Transfer Services
Room 1115
(585) 785-1274

Mon-Thu: 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Fri: 8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Virtual/Remote Services currently available. Schedule in Starfish or contact us by email or phone.