While there are an endless variety of personal situations and needs that will require tailored advising strategies, this list is intended to put the resources to answer the most commonly asked questions at your fingertips.
Academic Program Chairs and Coordinators
Academic Program Guide
Career Assessment Tools – Strong Interest Inventory identifies major interest areas and minor sub-interests, compares student’s likes and dislikes to those in industry and identifies careers. Myers-Briggs Type Indicator provides insight into student’s personality traits and promotes more research on what occupations would be suited to the student’s “type.” Student must obtain a referral from an advisor and then arrange for an appointment.
An on-line interactive career information system used to support career awareness, exploration and planning; available free of charge to all New Jersey residents.
NJCAN is designed to support lifelong career readiness through easy to use, straightforward search and sorting utilities, and an online portfolio for saving information from all system components. Self-assessment tools are available to help students, to identify career interests, employability knowledge, skills and dispositions, along with links to information regarding required education and training requirements. NJCAN also provides information on preparing for job interviews creating resumes and cover letters, keeping a job, advancing in a career, and exploring self-employment and military occupations. This is coupled with accurate, comprehensive, current, and relevant information on occupations, post-secondary opportunities, college degree-granting programs and financial aid. The website also contains the latest national, New Jersey and local labor market data and projections
Degree Audit (Academic Plan)
Educational Opportunity Fund (EOF)
Electives – General Education (by catalog year)
Electives – Program Specific (by catalog year)
NJ Stars – NJ Student Tuition Assistance Reward Scholarship (NJ STARS) is a program that was created in 2004 by the State of New Jersey to provide access to higher education for the State’s highest achieving students. There are specific guidelines for students to maintain eligibility. Lillie Howard in the Advisement Center is the point of contact for these students.
Student Success Topics
- A Guide to CCC Student Services
- How To Communicate with Your Professors
- How to Take Effective Class Notes
- How to Manage Your Study Time
- How to Succeed in Online Courses
- Understanding the Way You Learn
Transfer Services – It is never too early to think about transfer!
- Articulation Agreements
- NJ Transfer
- Transfer Events
- Transfer Resources
- Transfer Advising by Major
- 4 year College Information
Tutoring Center – Tutoring is free for any student currently enrolled in credit courses at Camden County College. Students must be matriculated in a course to receive tutoring help in that subject.