Howard College - Big Spring, Lamesa, San Angelo, SWCID

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Big Spring

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Career Exploration

Howard College provides a comprehensive program of student assessment, career information, career counseling, job placement information and assistance.  The staff in the Advising/Career Center assists current students in finding a career field that is suited to the student’s interests, abilities and attributes.  Students can take an online assessment that measures their interests and aptitudes in order to make a well-informed career choice.  Links to these assessment tools are provided below.  After taking an interest inventory/assessment, students can meet with an advisor in the Advising/Career Center to interpret the outcome of the assessments, provide assistance in researching their top career choices and guide them in making the right career choice.  The advisors will then set up a degree plan of required curriculum and training in their chosen career.

Free Workshops

The Advising/Career Center also conducts workshops on campus to help students with career exploration, job skills, study skills, self-esteem building, job interviewing, resume writing and more to prepare students for a successful college career as well as a future occupation.

Job Placement 

The Advising/Career Center is also responsible for posting part-time and full-time job opportunities in the surrounding area.  Click to view the most current job postings External Link in the Big Spring area.

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For information on other services available to students in the Advising/Career Center call (432) 264-5024.

San Angelo


San Angelo Area Job Postings

Career Resources and Links

Job Searches

  • Texas Workforce Commission External Link - Search for Texas Careers and Available Jobs
  • USA Jobs External Link - Official Job site of the US Federal Government.  (Source for Federal Jobs and Employment Information)
  • Student Jobs External Link - Portal for a range of employment opportunities for students within the Federal Government.
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Career Information

Career Resources

  • External Link - Resume tips, guidelines, examples and services for those trying to find a job.
  • External Link - Guides, tips, suggestions and help with Job Interviews and the interview process
  • JobStar Central External Link
  • External Link - inside look at company salaries, reviews, and interview questions for thousands of employers.
Hours Office Hours:  Monday to Thursday  8:00 AM - 5:00 PM, Friday 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM, Closed Weekends
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Howard College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, religion, veteran's status or any other protected class in its programs, activities, admission, or employment practices.  The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies:  Director of Human Resources, 1001 Birdwell Lane, Big Spring, TX 79720, 432-264-5100.  For further information on the policy of non-discrimination, visit this link for the address and phone number of the office that serves your area.