Career Development Center

The goal of the Paul D. Camp Community College Career Development Center is to support and guide students through career discovery to employment. This work is accomplished through a broad array of programs and services that focus on student’s individual needs, empowering them to make informed career and educational decisions. Activities of the Career Development Center include: assisting students  in exploring careers and college programs; locating  internships; helping students and alumni prepare for  job searches and successful interviews.

  • Develop Individual Educational and Career Plans
  • Get assistance with college admissions and funding
  • Referrals to supportive services
  • Resume, Cover Letter, and Interview assistance
  • Job Search and employment guidance
  • Labor Market Information and job postings
  • FREE Workshops
  • Financial Aid information

Suit Closet: Get (1) free Suit for an interview just for participating in the program!

*Men and women’s suits based upon availability.

For more information, please contact:  Angela Lawhorne, Coordinator of Career Development Center and Job Placement for Paul D. Camp Community College at 100 N. College Dr. Room 117  Franklin, VA 23851-2422  Phone (757) 569-6785  Email:  alawhorne@pdc.edu 

This project is funded by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Education and Training Administration through a grant under the Trade Adjustment Assistance Community College and Career Training Grants Program.


CAREER DEVELOPMENT CENTER LOCATIONS

Franklin Campus

      100 North College Dr. Franklin,  Room 117

Hours: 8:30 am – 4:30 pm Monday – Friday

Phone Number: 757.569.6785

Hobbs Suffolk Campus

      271 Kenyon Rd, Suffolk  Room 101A

Hours:  8:30 am – 4:30 pm Monday – Friday

Phone Number: 757.925.6347

Smithfield Center

      253 James St., Smithfield  Room 212

Hours:  12:00 pm – 7:00 pm Monday – Thursday

Phone Number: 757.925.6349


 This workforce solution was funded by a grant awarded by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Employment and Training Administration.  The solution was created by the grantee and does not necessarily reflect the official position of the U.S. Department of Labor.   The Department of Labor makes no guarantee, warranties, or assurances of any kind, express or implied, with respect to such information, including any information on linked sites and including, but not limited to, accuracy of the information or its completeness, timeliness, usefulness, adequacy, continued availability, or ownership.  This solution is copyrighted by the institution that created it.  Internal use, by an organization and/or personal use by an individual for non-commercial purposes, is permissible.  All other uses require the prior authorization of the copyright owner.

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