NCCC Success Stories

Employers SAY...

"Our co-op student is able to perform all required tasks on his own and in many instances has implemented processes to make them more efficient. His efforts have made us better at what we do. He is diligent, efficient, eager, meets deadline, and performs at a very high level."

Naval Undersea Warfare Center Division Newport

Business, Management, and Leadership
Yolanda Ford
Degree Level: Associate
New

Business Administration

Clerical Assistant and Stage Manager

My major is Business Administration and it perfectly matches with my co-op. It was a good experience for me to learn the basics of how a business operates and allowed me to seek more opportunities related to my major.

Communications and Digital Media
Delaney McBroom
Degree Level: Associate
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Design and Imaging Technology

Social Media and Photographer

I realized that this school is perfect for me. I learned a lot about myself at RIT/NTID and I encourage everyone who is attending to meet as many people as they can and to be as involved. There is so much to do at RIT/NTID!

Computing and Information Sciences
Kelvin Ocampo-Diaz
Degree Level: Bachelor
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Human Centered-Computing

UX/UI Research Assistant

I met a lot of great friends and people at RIT/NTID, and I learned a lot from them. Graduating RIT/NTID will help me step up and be more confident about myself as a deaf person.

Business, Management, and Leadership
Ashley Payne
Degree Level: Associate
New

Business Administration

Business Administrative Analyst

When searching for an internship, finding a company in your field and with a culture that fits your ideals and goals is very important. It is also very important to challenge yourself to go out of your comfort zone and gain more valuable experience.

Engineering and Engineering Technology
Bobga Tete
Degree Level: Associate
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Civil Engineering Technology

Engineering/CAD Technician

RIT/NTID is a wonderful place to find your fit. You will find success as a student with all of the resources and support that RIT/NTID provides.

Engineering and Engineering Technology
Bryan Yun
Degree Level: Bachelor
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Engineering Studies - MECE

Journeyman Fellow

Bryan's advice is to stay on top of your academics, but at the same time: ENJOY College!

Engineering and Engineering Technology
Marcus Clark
Degree Level: Bachelor
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Mechanical Engineering - MECE-BS

Campus Intern, R&D and Engineer/Technician

Marcus Clark dives into a hands-on experience with Dow, learning a variety of career skills as an engineer, technician, and data analyst among other roles.

Computing and Information Sciences
Amanda Bui
Degree Level: Associate
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Web and Mobile Computing

Information Technology Intern

Amanda's advice would be to always try your best, communicate, and show the world what you've got!

Computing and Information Sciences
Mahin Choudhury
Degree Level: Bachelor
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Computing and Information Technologies

Technical Intern at Fidelity Investments

Mahin's advice is to sell yourself by showing the skills and knowledge you received in your job or co-op interviews.

Communications and Digital Media
Katelyn Hawton
Degree Level: Bachelor
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Design and Imaging Technology

Graphic Design Intern

Katelyn's advice for the students who are in the design program is to be open to feedback.

Engineering and Engineering Technology
Charles Hem
Degree Level: Bachelor
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Biomedical Engineering - B.S.

Automation Engineering

Charles Hem learned a lot on his co-op in automation engineering with Merck, Inc.

Communications and Digital Media
Keara Mangan
Degree Level: Bachelor
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Film and Animation

Intern at NASA Glenn Research Center

Keara's advice is not to be afraid to ask for help if you're stuck on a project.

Communications and Digital Media
Andrea Miranda
Degree Level: Associate
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3D Graphics Technology

Motion Capture Team 2020

Andrea's advice is to be open-minded when learning and to try new things. In every position there is room for growth and improvement.

Communications and Digital Media
Aileen Modesto
Degree Level: Bachelor
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3D Graphics Technology

Motion Capture Team 2020

Aileen's advice to students going on co-op is to take it seriously and invest a lot of their time in it because there are so many benefits and a lot of new things to learn.

Engineering and Engineering Technology
Yahya Moore
Degree Level: Associate
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Engineering Studies - CIMT

Machinist Intern at Tobyhanna Army Depot

Yahya's advice is simple—stay focused on your studies and don’t lose track of your goals!

Communications and Digital Media
Andrew Smith
Degree Level: Bachelor
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3D Digital Design

Motion Capture Team 2020

Andrew's advice is not to be afraid to try new things; supervisors will appreciate students taking initiatives and being open to trying new things.

Engineering and Engineering Technology
Bradley Speck
Degree Level: Bachelor
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Engineering Studies - MECE

Turbine Design and Services Engineer

Bradley's advice is to do very well in school, read as much as you can, work on communication and technical writing skills, and stay on top of your assignments.

Business, Management, and Leadership
Anthony Trayner
Degree Level: Bachelor
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Business Administration - Finance

Financial Intelligence Intern at Quicken Loans

Anthony's advice to students is to start networking as soon as you feel ready to take a leap into your career path.

Communications and Digital Media
Malia Christenson
Degree Level: Associate
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Design and Imaging Technology

Creative Designer

Malia's advice is to believe in yourself as others will see your hard work and education come through, and people will see what you have learned along the way.

Engineering and Engineering Technology
Vincent Hurley
Degree Level: Bachelor
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Engineering Studies - EEEE

Controls Application Engineer

Vincent's advice is to maintain a good work life balance throughout school, time flies when you're in school, so be sure to enjoy it.