admin assistant southern careers institute

How much could I make as an Administrative Assistant?

“No one is more cherished in this world than someone who lightens the burden of another.” -Joseph Addison Do you have a passion for helping people get things done better and faster? Does it bore you to think about doing the same task day-in and day-out–taking orders and flipping burgers; or answering and making the same calls again and again? …

Grants and Scholarships - What are they and how can they help?

Grants and scholarships-what are they and how can they help?

If you think you can’t afford school, think again. Whether you’re looking at technical, trade, associates, or good old fashioned-four-year college, the process in applying for school can be overwhelming, especially the financial process. Financial aid is money lent or given to you to help you pay for school. Grants and scholarships are kinds of financial aid that you don’t …

SCI Pharr Female Welder

Meet Leslie – Woman Welder – SCI Spotlight | SCI Blog

Leslie never considered welding before starting at SCI. She is an artist in Pharr, TX that painted with acrylics and did graphic design, but then she had a friend that thought she’d be great because of her attention to detail. Did you know women often make awesome welders because of their tendency to have great attention to detail? We’re proud …

6 Steps to Get Guilt-Free while Balancing School and Family

6 Steps to Get Guilt-Free Balancing School & Family [VIDEO]

Going back to school can be a balancing act–between family, friends, health, and work commitments. Don’t drop the ball–watch the newest episode of SCItv: [Transcribed below] When you’re working towards a better life for you and your family, there are a lot of balls in the air. You may be trying to find a job in your field or working …

Meet Welding Student Alejandro G - SCI San Antonio North

Meet Alejandro G – Build Something – SCI Spotlight

Alejandro once hopped from job-to-job, but when his daughter came into the picture, he knew he wanted to be grounded. He saw an opportunity when the welding program opened up at Southern Career Institute San Antonio North campus. With no former experience in metal-working or soldering, he went all in. “Welding stood out to me as something I could learn, …

3 Quick Tips to Look Better to Employers Now [VIDEO]

A whopping 92% of recruiters look through an applicant’s social feed prior to scheduling an interview (Jobvite). Do you have the top ‘red flags’ hiring managers look for on your Facebook feed? Watch to find out as well as quick tips to look better to employers right now. [Transcribed below] SCItv was created to bring you relevant information from experts …

Meet Business Accounting Specialist Student Belinda Z - SCI San Antonio North

Meet Belinda Z – Best time – SCI Spotlight | SCI Blog

“I got the horrible phone call that on the way to work he was in a motorcycle accident. My husband was no longer going to be the breadwinner.” Belinda Z. Business Accounting Specialist SCI San Antonio North Class of 2017 It always seems like there is something in our way when we are trying to create positive change. And when …

Basic Training for Your Job Hunt – SCI Veteran Shares

Career transition is scary, confusing, and brings up a lot of questions. Questions like “what are my options?” “what am I good at?” and “how can I apply my skills now to my next job?” Richard Abrams knows about transition. He recently joined Southern Careers Institute as our Executive Director of Military Operations. Prior to that, he served in the …

Where is SCI in Austin?

New SCI Austin Campus Gives Austinites New Opportunities

With the growth of the City of Austin, Southern Careers Institute felt the need to grow with our beautiful city as well. With this, SCI is excited to announce the relocation of our Austin campus. A new Austin Southern Careers Institute is currently under construction in South Austin and is opening in the Fall of 2016. “Our goal is to make …