Student Services

Career Center: Career Briefs & Materials


College/University catalogs and programs are available via hardcopy and online. Transfer reference materials and information for transfer exploration are also available. Career reference guides and resource materials are offered on a variety of careers and career-related topics.

The links in the drop down menu below contain a snapshot of “major” or “occupational” information for each of the degree and certificate programs.

Informational Interviews

An informational interview is a process in which individuals gather information about a particular field or occupation from an industry professional. This is an excellent way to explore whether or not you would be satisfied working in the profession of interest. With enhanced internet search capabilities it is easier than ever for students to search companies and organizations as well as professionals working in leading industries. Here is a list of sample questions which can be useful when planning for an informational interview.



Jobs of the Future



The team at Lancaster GROW (General Relief Opportunities for WORK) and the AV-East Kern 2nd Chance Program have partnered to offer Expungement Workshops every Tuesday and Thursday from 11:00am to 1:00pm, at the Lancaster GROW office located at 337 East Avenue K-10 in Lancaster.


“Everyone makes mistakes at least once in a while, but that doesn’t mean they deserve to be penalized for a lifetime, and a criminal record does just that”--Michelle Egberts, AV-East Kern 2nd Chance Program.