Use Career Connection's resources to help your students find employment.

Career Connections Events

Encourage your students to attend the events hosted by Career Connections. These events are a valuable networking opportunity that could lead to a future job! If you'd like to help plan or implement one of our career events, please contact Ann Schick at Ann.Schick@heartland.edu 


Student Internships

If you are working with a student who is interested in completing an internship for credit at Heartland, you can help get him or her started! 

3 Step Process

  • Student will find an internship opportunity or part time job related to their intended field
  • Student will secure a Faculty Advisor in an area related to their field of interest
  • Student will complete the Internship Approval Form by obtaining signatures from the Site Supervisor, Faculty Advisor and Dean/Division Chair and return to the Records Office (CCB 1600)

Serving as a Faculty Advisor? Review the packet below for more information. 

Faculty Advisor Packet

Help Students Find a Job

Refer students to Hire a Hawk to find local employment opportunities

Hire a Hawk

Employer Engagement

Encourage local employers to get involved with Career Connections at HCC

Classroom Connection

Academic and Career Advisors would be happy to visit your classroom to connect with your students. Please contact us if you are interested in scheduling a Career Presentation. Topics could include: interviewing skills, resume writing, job search techniques, or another topic of interest for your individual course. We also offer drop in resume reviews and cover letter critiques in our office. If you would like to require your students to visit Career Connections, we can give you more details on listing this service as a course requirement. Contact Ann Schick at Ann.Schick@heartland.edu for more information. 


We encourage employers to help us maintain an equitable and successful recruiting process by acting in agreement with the Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) guidelines and the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE) Principles for Employment Professionals. Employers that do not follow these guidelines may forfeit eligibility to recruit through HCC Career Connections.

Please contact us if you have any questions or concerns regarding these guidelines.

Resources for Faculty & Staff

Career Connections

Contact Us

Career Connections
CCB 1000
Phone: 309-268-8034
Email: career.connections@heartland.edu