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Career Field Trips & Job Shadowing Experiences

With these opportunities, students learn about a job by walking through the work day as a shadow to employees in that environment.Although there are countless resources in our Career Center that help students obtain a clear picture of various careers, nothing can match first-hand immersion in real working environments. Career field trips are brief job shadowing experiences that encourage our LACC students to observe various work sites where they have the opportunity to speak with professionals in those environments. With these opportunities, students learn about a job by walking through the work day as a shadow to employees in that environment.

The Career Field Trip & Job Shadowing experience is usually a one-day, unpaid exposure to the workplace in an occupational area of interest to the student. Students can experience various work environments and learn about necessary occupational skills, the value of professional training, career trends, job outlook and demand, and potential employment options that accompany various careers.

According to the U.S. Department of Labor, high school dropouts and socially disadvantaged individuals can develop the skills that employers need through job shadowing opportunities.

 Contact Us

Student Services Building, 2nd Floor
(323) 953-4000 ext. 2210
Fax: (323) 953-4013
Kalilck2@lacitycollege.edu


LACC Career Center
Attn: Carolyn Kalil
855 N. Vermont Avenue
Los Angeles, California 90029


Employers wishing to post jobs at LACC, please contact:
careercenter@lacitycollege.edu

 Office Hours

Monday: 10am - 4pm
Tuesday: 10am - 5:30pm
Wednesday: 10am - 4pm
Thursday: 10am - 5:30pm
Friday: 9am - 1pm

These hours are subject to change without notice.

The Career Center will be closed on the following days:
Memorial Day, Monday May 29, 2017

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Los Angeles City College | 855 N. Vermont Avenue, Los Angeles California 90029

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Phone: 323.953.4000

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Emergency: 323.953.2911