The Career Center, temporarily located within the Sequoia Building adjacent to the Counseling area, offers computers, materials and services to assist students with development and completion of educational goals.
Career information and exploration is available through a variety of resources, including occupational publications, newsletters, college catalogs, and Eureka, a computerized vocational/educational information system.
There are many resource materials to help facilitate the transition from Columbia College to other 2 and 4-year colleges and universities. Catalogs from all California public schools as well as many from private and out-of-state schools, as well as videos and pamphlets, are available to aid college research.
Counselors can help point you in the right direction if you are struggling with a career or transfer decision. Make a career exploration or transfer appointment by calling 209.5109.
The Occupational Information Network. Descriptions and job analysis of hundreds of careers to assist in career exploration.
Interviews with workers in over 1,000 careers. A personal point of view of what a job is really like.
Occupational Outlook Handbook
Comprehensive information on careers and future outlook in various career fields.
California College Information Links
Welcome to ASSIST
ASSIST.org provides direct access to articulation agreements with other CA colleges (University of California or California State University) indicating which courses taken at Columbia are comparable with specific courses at the transfer school of choice. Explore majors offered at UC or CSU campuses, as well as the major coursework required from Columbia to meet the requirements for transfer.
CSU main website hub where you can apply to California State University Campuses, and research and compare offerings at CSU schools.
University of California - How to apply
How to apply to University of California campuses, application dates and tips on applying.
UC Transfer Admission Planner
UC's online program, called Transfer Admission Planner, is designed to help CA Community College students plan for their transfer to UC. This doesn't replace the need to meet with your community college counselor but it does help the UC's communicate with you and your community college counselor about requirements and helping you meet their requirements effectively.
UC TAG Home
Home page for students to start the process of applying for a University of California Transfer Admission Agreement.