Iowa Valley Career Services
In the Iowa Valley Continuing Education Center on the Iowa Valley/MCC campus in Marshalltown, IVCE offers career and testing services to community members and students. IVCE offers a variety of services:
List of Services
|Career Information/Assessment||Iowa Career Net||Resume & Interviewing|
|Job Seeking Assistance||Consideriowa.org||ACT Testing|
For more information on our services, contact Sandy Supianoski at 641-844-5780; typical office hours are from 8 am to 4:30 pm Monday through Friday, and some evenings by appointment.
Career Information/Assessment – A computerized career information system is available at no cost. Kuder has in-depth information on over 650 careers. Information includes job duties, education requirements, salary, working conditions, future outlook, working conditions, physical requirements and links to other career information. This information is up-to-date and online. The system also includes a search component that matches personal career preferences, skills and interests with various occupations. Contact Sandy Supianoski at 641-844-5780 to acquire login information. Click here to link to www.ivccd.kuder.com.
Resume and interviewing assistance is available. Individual appointments can be made by calling Sandy Supianoski at 641-844-5780.
There is also a Job Seeking Skills one credit course available at MCC each semester.
Students can find additional valuable information online at the following sites:
Iowa Career Net is a source of online jobs in Iowa. Students can post their resumes on this site.
Consideriowa.org is a program designed to promote career opportunities available in Iowa.
ACT Testing – Marshalltown Community College serves as a National Testing Center for the ACT test. Testing takes place on Saturday mornings beginning at 8 a.m. and ending at Noon; there is a fee for the basic ACT test.
Test Date - 2012
||Test Date - 2013||Test Date - 2014|
|October 27, 2012||February 9, 2013||February 8, 2014|
|December 8, 2012||April 13, 2013||April 12, 2014|
|June 8, 2012||June 14, 2014|
|October 26, 2012|
|December 14, 2013|
ACT study guides are available in the MCC Library. For more information you can also visit the ACT website at www.act.org.
Job Fairs – Each year Marshalltown Community College, Continuing Education and Buena Vista University host a Job Fair, usually the first Wednesday in April. About 50 employers set up booths, giving students and area residents an opportunity to meet and discuss potential opportunities. Workshops are also offered.