College Planning Resources

LBCC has several resources available to help you make decisions about career choices and provide you with information about school options.

Career Information Systems:
CIS is a computerized career exploration program that will:

  • help you learn about the labor market while generating a list of occupations that match your interests, abilities and work preferences.
  • search for colleges and universities that match your educational needs and preferences.
  • help you find scholarships and loans that match your educational plans, abilities and background.

Job Search Assistance:

Resume and Interviewing Assistance
Any student or community member can make an appointment for these services by contacting one of the Career and Employment Specialists listed below; they are located in Lebanon, Albany, and Corvallis.

Marci Johnston
marci.johnston@linnbenton.edu
LBCC Advising Center - Takena Hall 101
6500 Pacific Blvd SW
Albany, OR 97321
541-917-4786

Emily Dray
emily.dray@linnbenton.edu
LBCC Advising Center - Takena Hall 101
6500 Pacific Blvd SW
Albany, OR 97321
541-917-4803

Liz Pessaran
pessarl@linnbenton.edu
LBCC Benton Center - BC-222C
757 NW Polk Ave
Corvallis, OR 97330
541-757-8944 x5135
or
LBCC Lebanon Center, LC-209
44 Industrial Way
Lebanon, OR 97355
541-259-5801

Career Exploration Class (HD199, soon to be HD140)
Introduces different ways to explore careers. Compares careers through self-assessments,identification of personal needs, review of college programs, informational interviews, guest speakers, and online resources. Students will gain self-knowledge and be exposed to work environment differences. Check out our online schedule to see when the latest class is offered.

Career Assessments
With an LBCC Advisor referral, you may take either the Strong Interest Inventory (SII) or the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator(MBTI). The SII helps you identify your interests and how they connect with careers while the MBTI helps you see the connection between personality characteristics and job satisfaction. See the Advising Center in Takena Hall 101 for mor information.

Other Resources
To find out more about LBCC programs, degrees and financial aid, go to:

LBCC Degrees and Certificates -View degree and certificate options in the LBCC Online Catalog

LBCC and OSU Degree Partnership Program -Learn more about this dual enrollment opportunity

LBCC Financial Aid -Learn more about the types of finanial aid and the processes for applying