Our placement results set us apart. For the last reporting year*, 98% of graduates requesting assistance from the career placement department found jobs!
The placement department’s focus is to assist in helping our students to have successful careers. The Vet Tech Institute at Fox College maintains established relationships with employers throughout Chicago and surrounding areas. These relationships help the Vet Tech Institute at Fox College stay in touch with what specific skills employers are looking for in graduates and provides a valuable tool for helping secure employment opportunities.
The placement department’s help doesn’t just start after graduation. As you approach your graduation day, our placement advisors can begin to work with you to prepare for the transition from student to professional by:
·Hosting mock interviews to practice answering those tricky questions.
·Assisting with creating a resume that stands out.
·Assisting in identifying potential employers.
·Polishing your negotiating skills for when you get the job offer.
Best of all, these services are at no additional cost to students, recent graduates, and alumni.
To find out more about our career placement services, schedule a visit to see the Vet Tech Institute at Fox College.
* As of April 15, 2012, of 97 graduates between July 1, 2010 and June 30, 2011, 91 were available for placement, 89 were employed in the field of study or a related field, and 2 were not employed or employed in unrelated occupations.