Online Career Resources

At Champlain College Online, we support our students and their careers from day one of classes, through graduation, and beyond.

We realize that no career path is alike, so we aim to meet you where you are in your professional journey. Whether you’re in the midst of changing careers, returning to the workforce after taking time off, or seeking professional advancement, we offer a variety of resources to help guide you, beginning with our 60+ career-focused degree and certification programs taught by experts in your industry.

Reach out to your course instructors, academic advisor, or our program directors any time you need help navigating your desired career path. The entire Champlain College Online team is here to support you! Following are some additional resources to help with your journey:

Resources to Support Your Career Journey

In addition to our courses led by practitioners in your field, we have many other career resources available for you to take advantage of, including:

  • Handshake: Meet with potential employers, learn more about relevant job opportunities, market your skills and experiences, and apply for roles that interest you on this recruiting platform. Handshake is available to all current students at and alumni of Champlain College Online.
  • FlexJobs: This job search website is your golden ticket to finding remote work, work from home, and flexible job opportunities. You can personalize your search based on your desired flex schedule, filtering by full and part-time work, employee and freelance opportunities, and flexible on-site work.
  • Firsthand: Explore job opportunities, get career advice, and review companies to find the right career path for you by harnessing the power of firsthand experiences. Firsthand connects you with mentors and unlocks company rankings so you learn where real people love to work.
  • Smarthinking: Our online tutoring resource, Smarthinking, offers more services than real-time homework assistance 24 hours a day, seven days a week, anywhere you have an internet connection. In addition to tutoring sessions, Smarthinking professionals can help you write and build your cover letter and resume, giving you one-on-one guidance to make your academic and work experiences shine while you’re on the job hunt.
  • Champlain College Online Career Resources Blog: Visit a section of our blog loaded with content hand-picked for you on topics like nontraditional job search tips, getting interview feedback, tips for warming up your LinkedIn profile, and so much more. Our career resources blog is full of posts to help you land the job of your dreams.
  • Fast Start Formula Course: Increase your career mobility with the Fast Start Formula Course that we developed in partnership with executive career coach Jen Morris. This online, self-paced course is chock-full of tips and tricks to land the job you love and is available for free to our enrolled associate, bachelor’s, and master’s degree students. The course is available for a $162 upgrade for certificate students.

At Champlain, you’re connected with our thriving online community for life. From day one, you join our alumni network of more than 3,000 fellow online adult learners and 20,000 alumni across the country and around the world.

As an alum, you have access to:

We also invite you to give back in any way you can, whether by mentoring a current student, joining us for virtual events to share your expertise, sitting in on our live webinars, and so much more. If you’re interested in volunteering your time, please let us know. 

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Our truED program features affordable, career-focused programs that are directly related to your industry and career to help you thrive in the workforce. If your employer is a truED partner of ours, you and your qualifying family members will receive a preferred tuition rate on our 60+ degrees and certificates.

This means that with each course you take to advance your career, you pay less to achieve your professional goals. There’s never been a better time to finish your degree or start a new one so you can work toward the career of your dreams, all at an affordable cost.

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Why Champlain

Randy Blanchette, Master in Business Administration (MBA), Champlain College Online

Career Growth

"Champlain provides dynamic programs that correlate to real-world scenarios and provide the flexibility you need to execute your day-to-day job. I'm thankful I earned my MBA because my career would not be where it is today if I hadn't."

Randy Blanchette Master in Business Administration (MBA)
Program Manager, United Technologies Aerospace Systems

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