Career Services, invested in your success
About Career Services
Central Penn students and graduates find our Career Services Office a valuable resource for landing their first job or launching a new career. You can get guidance, hone your job seeking skills and find current openings. All in one place.
Nothing reflects the value of a Central Penn College education better than the success of our graduates.
Feel free to e-mail CareerServices@centralpenn.edu with any questions.
88.1% of Central Penn alumni found employment in their chosen field or were furthering their education, according to our most recent 3-Year Graduate Survey.*Based on graduates for whom we have information during a three-year period: 2017–2020. Three One-Year Graduate Reports were conducted for the academic years: 2017–2018; 2018–2019; and 2019–2020.
About Career Services
Wes offer individualized career assistance to all of our students and graduates. We’re here to help if you change jobs, shift to a new career or just need advice you can trust. This advantage is yours for the asking. Contact the Career Services Office for more information today.
One-Year Graduate Survey
As a result of Central Penn College’s One-Year Graduate Survey, graduate employment and continuing education statistics are gathered for the College’s Career Services department. Your success is our success, and we are anxious to hear what you have been doing since graduation. Your completion of the survey will assist us in gathering statistics, as well as assist us in improving services provided the department. We do not publish any names with the results.
STUDENTS/ALUMNI JOB OPPORTUNITIES
Whether you are a current student, recent graduate, or experienced alumnus of Central Penn College, you have access to part-time, full-time, and internship opportunities posted on our Optimal Online Career Center. Use the link below to log in and click the SEARCH JOBS tab to start searching.
Upcoming Career-related events
Central Penn College’s Career Services department hosts employer workshops on campus throughout the year to highlight internship opportunities, as well as an Internship Fair during the Summer term. For a listing of upcoming career-related events visit our events section.
Central Penn’s Career Services Team
Steve Hassinger is Central Penn College’s Dean of Career Services & Development. Mr. Hassinger earned his B.A. in psychology with a minor in sociology from Penn State University and his M.Ed. in student affairs from Regent University. He has over 23 years of career development experience and has been the Career Services Director at Central Penn College since October 2002. Mr. Hassinger is a member of NACE (National Association of Colleges & Employers), PennACE (PA Association of Colleges & Employers), and CPEC (Central Pennsylvania Employment Consortium).
Kristin Fike has been an Internship Coordinator at Central Penn College since January 2016. Prior to serving in this role, she was a Continuing Education Admissions Counselor for the College. She has eleven years of experience in post-secondary education, primarily in the areas of Career and Student Services. In 2008, she earned a master’s in business administration degree. She is a fellow Central Penn College graduate from our business administration – marketing bachelor degree program, in 2007!
Julie McGill is a Career Counselor at Central Penn College. She completed her undergraduate work at Ithaca College and earned her master’s in education from Virginia Tech. She has worked as a teacher, tutor, coach, and in post-secondary education coordinating field experiences and providing career counseling to students.