College & Career Night

Attend our annual College & Career Night.

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College and Career Night posterJamestown Community College and the Chautauqua County Counselors Association annually host College & Career Night on JCC’s Jamestown Campus. Admission is free. For additional information, call 716.338.1001. The 2014 College & Career Night will be held on Tuesday, October 21, 6 p.m.-7:30 p.m. in the PHED.

Over 100 college and career professionals are available to speak with interested students, parents, and other community residents during the event.

Sample Questions

You will find your conversations with College & Career Night representatives to be more productive if you think about the questions you'd like to ask ahead of time.

For career representatives

  • What do you do in your job?
  • What are your typical work hours?
  • How can I train for this career?
  • Is special licensing required?
  • What personal qualities are needed?
  • What courses would help me prepare for this field?
  • What is the salary range?
  • What do you like and dislike about your job?
  • What is the employment outlook? Locally? Nationally?
  • What are some related occupations?
  • Will opportunities in this field increase?

For college representatives

  • Do you have a specific program in my area of interest?
  • What are the annual costs of attending your college or university?
  • Could you describe the community in which you are located?
  • What are the admission requirements?
  • What percentage of students graduating with degrees in my area of interest find related employment?
  • What are the special features of your college or university (financial aid, campus activities, athletics, etc.)?
  • What is your application deadline?
  • Will your school transfer course credits from JCC?

College Representatives

College representatives from the following colleges will be available and ready to talk with you:

Alfred University* Allegheny College Baldwin Wallace University Bryant & Stratton College*
Clarion University* Clarkson University Daemen College* D’Youville College*
Edinboro University* Excelsior College* Fairmont State University Gannon University*
Hilbert College* Houghton College* Indiana University of PA Ithaca College
Jamestown Business College Johnson & Wales University Kent State University Keuka College*
LECOM LeMoyne College Mansfield University Medaille College*
Mercyhurst University* Nazareth College Niagara University Ohio Northern University
Paul Smith’s College Penn State University* St. Bonaventure University* St. John Fisher College
Slippery Rock University SUNY Alfred State College* SUNY Brockport* SUNY Buffalo State College*
SUNY Cobleskill* SUNY Cortland* SUNY Empire State College* SUNY Environmental Science & Forestry*
SUNY Fredonia* SUNY Geneseo SUNY Morrisville State College SUNY Morrisville State College
SUNY Oneonta SUNY Oswego* SUNY University at Albany SUNY University at Buffalo
Thiel College University of Mount Union University of Pitt-Bradford* Westminster College

Career Representatives

Career representatives will be available, representing:

Accounting Activities Coordination Advertising/Marketing Architecture Art
Aviation Banking Biotechnology Business Development & Ownership Chef
Chemistry Chiropractic Computer Programming Computer Support Technician
Conservation/Law Enforcement Construction Trades Corrections Counseling/Mental Health
Dental Hygiene Dentistry Dietetics Drafting/Design/CAD Electrical Construction
Energy Careers Engineering Environmental Science Financial Planning Firefighting
Foreign Languages Forensic Science Forestry Funeral Directing Health Care Administration
Heavy Equipment Operation Hotel Management Human Resources Insurance Law Enforcement: City
Law Enforcement: Sheriff Law Enforcement: State Law/Paralegal Library/Information Science Massage Therapy
Medical Laboratory Technology Music Nurse Practitioner Nursing Occupational Therapy
Office Technology Optometry Paramedic/EMS Pharmacy Photography
Physician Physician Assistant Probation Psychology Public Relations
Radio Professions Radiologic Technology Social Work Special Education Speech Pathology/Audiology
Sports Medicine/Physical Therapy Teaching Teaching: Physical Education Television Professions Veterinary Medicine
Veterinary Technician Vocational Trades Web Design Welding Writing/Journalism