Career Services

The mission of Career Services is to provide assistance to students and graduates in career development and to provide a full range of services for our students and employers, consistently emphasizing innovation, operational excellence and the highest quality in every aspect of career development. To accomplish this we will:

  • Educate students and graduates about the career development and employment search processes
  • Offer quality one-on-one career advising
  • Design and deliver quality career development programs and services
  • Provide learning opportunities that enhance the academic experience
  • Develop and maintain effective partnerships both on and off campus

Click on your local campus below to obtain information about local resources available to you.

Bloomington
Get started today at JobZone

Katie T. Anderson
812-330-6018
kanderso@ivytech.edu

Appointment Manager https://am.ivytech.edu/AMEOnlineBL/Default.aspx 
Ivy Tech Community College - Advising Center


Career Expo: April 3, 2014
1:30 - 4p.m. in the Hoosier Times Student Commons, Ferguson Academic Building

Employers: Sign up  to participate in Career Expo by filling out the form below.

Career Expo Employer Sign-up Form


Central Indiana (Indianapolis)
Columbus/Franklin
The Columbus Career Services Office is located in Room 22 in the Poling Building. For questions, please contact:

Columbus
812-374-5340

Franklin
317-738-4989, ext. 3201
East Central (Anderson, Marion, Muncie, New Castle)

Anderson, Muncie, Marion

Paul Werling
Assistant Director of Student Support & Development/Career Services
Ivy Tech Community College-East Central Region
4301 S. Cowan Road
Muncie, Indiana 47302
(Office) 765-289-2291, ext. 1383
(Fax) 765-282-2414
pwerling@ivytech.edu

Career Services will work in collaboration with students, faculty, staff, and employers to provide appropriate services that promote career exploration that leads to employment or continued higher education. Whether you’re a career changer or just out of high school, Ivy Tech will prepare you for success. Contact Career Services by calling toll free (800) 589-8324 Ext. 1383, or emailing Career Services Director Paul Werling at pwerling@ivytech.edu

Be sure to take a look at our online resources:

  • Indiana Career Explorer, an easy online tool available to all Hoosiers to explore their career interests and skills. You can identify occupations, establish educational strategies and ultimately connect to employers.
  • JobZone, where Ivy Tech students and graduates can connect with employers online. This FREE online system is designed for employers to post jobs and students to post resumes and search for
  • positions. 
  • InterviewStream, contained within JobZone, an interactive experience for individuals who want to prepare for job interviews. Users of the system can choose their own interview questions, complete self-evaluations, and record their mock interview.

Kokomo (Kokomo, Logansport, Wabash)

Contact
Shannon Niedzwicki
765-459-0561, ext. 222

Lafayette

765-269-5612
800-669-4882, ext. 5612
careerservices.lafayette@lists.ivytech.edu

Career Services will work in collaboration with students, faculty, staff, and employers to provide appropriate services that promote career exploration that leads to employment or continued higher education. Some of the services provided to students through Career Services include:

  • Assisting students in the process of identifying personal strengths, interests, and desired outcomes
  • Assisting students in selecting suitable academic programs that support the student's career and academic goals and aspirations
  • Providing access to current job trends and market information
  • Assisting students in the identification of potential employers, job search strategies, preparation of resumes, mock interviews, and guidance in the process of accepting employment

Resources For Students

JOBZONE

Students and graduates can connect with employers online by using JobZone. This FREE online system is designed for employers to post jobs and students to post resumes and search for positions. JobZone is a college-wide system that covers the entire state and is also a product used nationally, allowing students access to local, regional, state, and national job opportunities.

INTERVIEWSTREAM

Contained within JobZone, InterviewStream is an interactive experience for individuals who want to prepare for job interviews. Users of the system can choose their own interview questions, complete self-evaluations, and record their mock interview.

Career Services also assist students and alumni with:

  • Career Exploration and Counseling
  • Resume Development
  • Job Searching Strategies

In addition to the services and resources provided by the College, students and alumni are encouraged to visit the State of Indiana's employment website: IndianaCAREERConnect.

INDIANA CAREER EXPLORER

Indiana Career Explorer is an easy online tool available to all Hoosiers to explore their career interests and skills. You can identify occupations, establish educational strategies and ultimately connect to employers. Indiana Career Explorer is available at www.indianacareerexplorer.com.

Job Search Handbook

The "Job Search Handbook" was developed by the Career Services staff. Hard copies are available on the literature display in room 2117 of Ivy Hall or by contacting the Career Services Office .

Feel free to print out any pages from this online PDF version for personal use.

The handbook is provided in Adobe Acrobat format. If you do not already have the Adobe Acrobat Reader, you can download a free copy.

  1. Planning Your Career Path
  2. Career Research
  3. Search Strategies
  4. Résumé and Cover Letters
  5. Interviewing

Resources For Employers

Employers are vital to Ivy Tech Community College of Indiana and its students and alumni. The Office of Career Services is committed to the continual development of relationships with employers within the state, as well as regionally, nationally, and internationally.

Employers are encouraged to list employment opportunities with the College's online job posting system, JobZone. Employers can also search JobZone's resume books for students and alumni based upon qualifications, degree or credential, and location. Interested employers may log-in to JobZone.

Employers can post an unlimited number of jobs with the College on JobZone at no cost. Students and alumni from Ivy Tech's 23 campuses located throughout the state regularly visit JobZone for up to date employment information.

North Central (Elkhart, South Bend, Warsaw)

Chandra Gary
Regional Director (Northwest and North Central regions)
219-981-4438
Reg2CareerServices@lists.ivytech.edu
cgary@ivytech.edu

Rebecka L Hardy
Assistant Director
574-289-7001 ext. 5779
Reg2CareerServices@lists.ivytech.edu
rhardy@ivytech.edu

Northeast (Fort Wayne)

Fort Wayne Career Services Info/Resources
Harshman Hall, Room HM1102
260-481-2282


Joe McMichael
Director of Career Services
rmcmichael3@ivytech.edu

Joyce Baker
Career Services Assistant
jbaker86@ivytech.edu

Victoria York
Asst. Director of Career Services
vyork2@ivytech.edu

Northwest (East Chicago, Gary, Michigan City, Valparaiso)
Career Services Northwest website

East Chicago
Ina Dillon, Associate Director
(219) 392-3600 ext. 317
idillon@ivytech.edu

Gary
Ina Dillon, Associate Director
(219) 981-4457
idillon@ivytech.edu

Chandra Gary, Regional Director
(219) 981-4438
cgary@ivytech.edu

Michigan City
Mandy Chalk, Associate Director
(219) 879-9137 ext. 6266
mchalk1@ivytech.edu

Valparaiso
Mandy Chalk, Associate Director
(219) 464-8514 ext. 3042
mchalk1@ivytech.edu


Richmond (Connersville, Richmond)

Paul Luttman
765-966-2656,
ext. 1202
pluttman@ivytech.edu

Southeast Indiana (Batesville, Lawrenceburg, Madison)
MADISON

590 Ivy Tech Drive
Madison, IN 47250
 
Rachel Cooper
(812) 265-2580 Ext. 4405
(800) 403-2190 Ext. 4405
rcooper8@ivytech.edu

LAWRENCEBURG

50 Walnut Street
Lawrenceburg, IN 47025
 
Rachel Cooper
(812) 537-4010 Ext. 5303
(800) 715-1058 Ext. 5303
rcooper8@ivytech.edu

BATESVILLE

1 Ivy Tech Drive
Batesville, IN 47006
  
Rachel Cooper
(812) 934-3954 Ext. 5303
(888) 360-0027 Ext. 5303
rcooper8@ivytech.edu

Southern Indiana (Sellersburg)

Mackenzie Adriance
Assistant Director,
Career and Employment Services
812-248-2715
madriance@ivytech.edu

Southwest (Evansville, Princeton, Tell City)

3501 N. 1st Avenue
Room 220
812-429-1422
r12-careerserve@lists.ivytech.edu

Office Hours
Monday-Thursday, 8 a.m.-6 p.m.
Friday, 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
(or by appointment)

Wabash Valley (Greencastle, Terre Haute)

Terre Haute
8000 South Education Drive
Terre Haute, IN 47802

Internship Interest Form

How to Apply for Workstudy

Jaime Frey

Director of Career Services
812-298-2282
jfrey@ivytech.edu


Greencastle
915 South Zinc Mill Road
Greencastle, IN 46135

Tina Tapy, Advisor
765-653-7410, ext. 5024 or
1-800-750-3007, ext. 5024
ttapy@ivytech.edu

Students: For additional Career Services resources available to only you, log in to Campus Connect and click on 'Campus & Contact Info'.

Students!
For more career help and resources, log in to Campus Connect.
 
Job attainment assistance Employment posting opportunities
 
State of Indiana
and WorkOne partner
 
Graduate Retention
 
There are no fees associated with our services to students, alumni, or employers.