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Career Development Center



The Career Development Center is located at the Highlands Campus, Building B, First Floor, Room 111.

Do you need help:
  • Completing college orientations?
  • Learning to use Panther Central or D2L?
  • Deciding on a college major?
  • Matching your interests with careers?
  • Exploring careers and occupations?
  • Locating training programs?
  • Searching for a new part-time or full-time job?
  • Preparing for a job interview?
  • Creating a cover letter and resume?
  • Finding student employment?

Let our Career Development Center team help you reach your academic and career goals

We offer a variety of free services to:

  • Help clients explore and make decisions about careers.
  • Provide our students with an opportunity to gain valuable work experience while continuing their education.
  • Assist individuals prepare for and find local employment.
  • Promote the stability and economic growth of our community by providing well-educated and experienced job candidates.



Hours of Operation

Monday-Thursday 8 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Friday 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Avon Park 863-784-7410
Arcadia 863-494-7500 ext. 7410
Lake Placid 863-465-5300 ext. 7410
Sebring 863-382-6900 ext. 7410
Wauchula 863-773-2252 ext. 7410


Loretta Jackson 863-784-7442
Student Services Advisor, Career Center

Pam Jessiman 863-784-7410
Specialist, Career Center

Colleen Rafatti 863-784-7411
Director, Career Center


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