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Career Connections Center

Career Center Hours

Monday: 10:30am - 3:00pm
Tuesday - Thursday: 9:00am - 2:00pm
Available Walk-In Hours
Monday: 10:30am - 1:30pm
Tuesday - Thursday: 9:00am - 11:00am

Please observe MASK RULES on campus and use the ONLINE CHECK-IN before entering campus.



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Career Center Online

Monday-Thursday: 9:00am – 12:00pm
Friday: 10:00am - 12:00pm



Phone: 310-287-4562 


Spotlight Program - YEAR UP LA!

Are you ready to launch a career and seeking your next opportunity? Year Up LA is recruiting for our July 2022 cohort now! Program Flyer (png)


We are looking for qualified individuals to participate in a 24-week, full-time, paid internship with FORTUNE 1000 companies. Students will participate in a 2-week interactive bootcamp focused on key employability skills — creating a professional portfolio and career-ready resume — and then be placed into an internship with a top company.
 Learn more by clicking this link Year Up Apply LAX

We're Ready to Take You to the Next Level!

Career Connections Center is a center that offers a diverse range of programs, services and resources that support and facilitate career exploration, job readiness programs and employment placement for students.

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magnifying class with suitcase in the middle  Career Exploration 

Enroll into the self-paced career exploration class (BS 73) to:

  • Take free career assessments
  • Explore careers
  • Learn what careers are associated with your major
  • Understand how to select classes based on your major
  • After completing the class meet with your corresponding counselor. 

icon critical-thinking-problem-solving Job Readiness Program

Enroll into our Job readiness program to receive:

  • 21st Century Employability skills & Digital Badges 
  • Job Searching/Job Applications/ Resume building/Job Interviews skills
  • Customer Service skills
  • Workplace Safety
  • Positive Working Relationships
  • Technology Etiquette in the Workplace
  • Workshops for Job Search & Upskilling via

job seeker icon Internships & Job Placement

The Internships & Job Placement provides:

  • Services that are available to students, alumni and employers.
  • Internship/Jobs Search posted exclusively to WLAC College students through College Central Network Job Portal.
  • Job Fairs & Recruitments
  • Build an online portfolio in Career Portfolio Central® to support your résumé and demonstrate your best work to employers.
  • Federal Work Study (through Financial Aid Office)
  • Work Study Positions (through GAIN/CalWORKS)

hands shaking  Cooperative Work Experience Education Program

  • Receive Assistance with registering in Cooperative Work Experience Education Program.
  • Receive CSU transferable college credit for the hours you are currently working or volunteering!
  • Earn between 1 - 4 transferable credit units.
  • Non-traditional course with flexible times.
  • Units count towards your elective credit units.
  • Polish your employability skills with our two built-in seminars.
  • We will be offering ONLY general coop ed courses. Major related coop ed courses will be offered at a later time, more details will be provided soon.

people connectedPre-apprenticeships and Apprenticeships

At West Los Angeles College, we partner with local apprenticeship  training organizations to offer instruction in several trades.