Career Development Center


So you have no idea what you want to do in life? That's totally fine! Whether it's exploring your interests or finding ways to engage in opportunities, the Gulf Coast State College Career Development Center (CDC) is here to help you figure it out! We focus on your interests, skills and work values - not just on your major. We'll help you make sense of where you are and show you the endless possibilities of where you can go! We want to help you explore, enhance, engage and achieve success. Be sure to visit us in Student Union East (SUE), Room 54, so we can help you reach your true potential!


 Career Coach


 Upcoming Events 


Workshops and Seminars for workshops
  • We are diligently working on skill labs, workshops, and events that will benefit your career readiness.  Please continue to check back regularly each semester for career development information.   

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Need professional clothing for your interview?  Come visit the Career Development Center's Commodore Professional Closet in Student Union East, room 54.  The Commodore Professional Closet provides FREE professional career clothing to all current students and alumni who are in need of professional attire for occasions such as interviews, career showcases, internships, networking receptions and other career-related occasions.  
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Gulf Coast State College is big on community and early preparation. If you are a high school teacher or administrator and would like a representative from our Career Development Center to come speak with your students about career planning and preparation, please call or send us an email. We are happy to provide tailored career coaching that would bene                                                                                                                                                                                   fit your students the most.  

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Gulf Coast State College's Career Development Center can help prepare you for a meaningful life upon graduation. We are committed to helping you cultivate skills, examine your interests and discover your passions. We will help you explore, enhance, engage and achieve success by implementing efficient career planning with a variety of tools and resources.  

Carl Dixon, Career Development Specialist
(850) 872-3835 
Gulf Coast State College  |  Career Development Center
Student Union East, Room 54
5230 West U.S. Highway 98, Panama City, FL 32401

Monday - Friday  |  8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m