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River Parishes Community College

Academics

Academics at River Parishes Community College

River Parishes Community College, Academic Affairs, includes all technical and transfer credit programs, library services, and college-wide institutional effectiveness. Academic Affairs supports the mission of RPCC through providing leadership, quality service, and instruction that leads to technical certificates, diplomas, and associate degrees for transfer or the workforce.

  1. Academic Programs
  2. Academic Calendars
  3. Catalog and Student Handbook
  4. Online Bookstore
  5. Transfer Resources
  6. Transfer and Articulation
  7. RPCC Canvas

Career Success Center

Welcome to the Career Success Center! At River Parishes Community College, our mission is to provide career readiness resources for students, alumni, faculty & staff, and residents of our rivers parishes community with the support from our leading business & industry partners.

 

 


STUDENTS, ALUMNI & RESIDENTS OF THE RIVER REGION

We are currently offering the following services to help you become career-ready.

  • Job Searches
  • Career Exploration
  • Interviewing Tips/Mock Interviews
  • Resume Writing
  • Soft Skills Workshops
  • Assessments

If you are wondering what your next career path may be or whether you just started your career journey, Career Coach is a great source that will aid you in career exploration. Career Coach also offers Resume Templates. Please click on the link below to find out more information on how Career Coach can help you.

Career Coach

If you are looking to increase your certifications through Assessments, please check our Assessment Center


FACULTY

The Career Success Center would like to offer services to you:

  • Guest Speaker (RPCC Business & Industry Partners to speak with your students about the day & life of their desired program’s job path)

Note: We also offer this opportunity to our Business & Industry Partners. If a Business & Industry Partner requests to be a  Guest Speaker in reference to your program, you will be contacted to set up a Guest Speaking engagement.

  • Resume Writing Tips (Set-up an appointment for your class to meet in the computer lab to utilize one of our Platforms to create their Resume)
  • Tours (Tours will be set up with our RPCC Business & Industry Partners)

 

Sign up for a service through our Career Success Center –Faculty Staff Request form

The information collected from this form will be utilized to create your Guest Speaker engagement, Resume Writing Tips & Tours. Please allow 3-5 Business Days to be contacted to set up the meeting.


BUSINESS & INDUSTRY PARTNERS

Every semester we are grateful for the relationship we continue to build with our partners. We strive to connect our students with the active workforce to eliminate any doubts the students may have in choosing their career path. In order to do this, we need participation from our business & industry partners to enlighten the future workforce.

If your organization would like to participate in bridging the gap from scholars to successful employees, please click on the link below to volunteer in:

Business and Industry Partner Volunteer Options

  • Guest Speaking
  • Tours
  • Mock Interviews
  • Provide Student Scholarships
  • Equipment/Apparel Donation

 

We are thankful for the hands-on opportunity being provided to our RPCC students. Please complete the survey below, so we can gather pertinent information regarding your Internships, Apprenticeships, and/or Job Announcements.

  Start creating your employment posting Now!

If you have a Job Description for your posting, please email it to: cwells@rpcc.edu.
The information collected from this form will be utilized to create your organization’s Internship/Apprenticeship and/or Job Announcement. Please allow 3-5 Business Days for your organization’s template to be created.


Director of Career Success Center

Cheri Wells, MBA
(225) 734-8766
cwells@rpcc.edu

Hours of Operation
Gonzales Campus: Mondays & Wednesdays 9:00 am-3:30 pm
Reserve Campus: Tuesdays & Thursdays 9:00am-12:00pm
St. Charles: By Appointment Only
Westside: By Appointment Only