NCCC Success Stories

Employers SAY...

"We've had the pleasure of hiring exceptional NTID interns and graduates. This remarkable recruiting success is a direct result of the wonderful relationship we have built with the NTID Center on Employment.Their tremendous assistance, guidance, and support have been invaluable in hiring qualified candidates."

U.S. Government Printing Office

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.

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.

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!

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.

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.

Engineering and Engineering Technology
Ryan Koester
Degree Level: Associate
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Computer Aided Drafting Technology

CAD Intern at US Bureau of Reclamation

Ryan's advice to students is to understand that you may need more time to figure out and understand what you truly want to do for yourself, your career and the future.

Engineering and Engineering Technology
Samuel Lum
Degree Level: Bachelor
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Mechanical Engineering Technology

Visiting Researcher

RIT/NTID alumnus Samuel Lum explores stem cell research at John Hopkins University.

Engineering and Engineering Technology
Christopher Fenn
Degree Level: Graduate
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Industrial Engineering, Engineering Management - BS/M.Eng.

Supply Chain Intern

Christopher Fenn took advantage of his co-op experience at General Electric to leave his comfort zone and try new things.

Engineering and Engineering Technology
Connor Fitzgerald
Degree Level: Associate
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Computer Integrated Machining Technology - AOS

Machine Operator

On co-op as a machinist at Gleason Works, Connor Fitzgerald used what he learned in his NTID courses to get up and running quickly and was offered and accepted a full-time job.

Engineering and Engineering Technology
Lakeishia Brown
Degree Level: Bachelor
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Electrical Engineering - BS

Product Engineer

Lakeishia Brown’s electrical engineering major challenged her to be more motivated and more persistent.

Engineering and Engineering Technology
Hugo Perez
Degree Level: Bachelor
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Civil Engineering Technology - BS

Engineering Student Intern

On co-op, Hugo Perez understood the real value of his studies.

Engineering and Engineering Technology
Christopher Robinson
Degree Level: Associate
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Computer Integrated Machining Technology - AOS

Computer numeric control (CNC) operator

Hard work on co-op and in his classes helped land Christopher Robinson a job after graduation.

Engineering and Engineering Technology
Deborah Brown
Degree Level: Associate
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Computer Aided Drafting Technology - AOS

CAD and GIS Intern

Deborah Brown took her computer aided drafting training to Duke University and brought back valuable experience in the world of work.

Engineering and Engineering Technology
Jonathan Cabrera
Degree Level: Associate
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Computer Integrated Machining Technology

Instrumentation Engineering Specialist

Machining and measuring work keep Jonathan Cabrera busy and on deadline this summer at GE Aviation.

Engineering and Engineering Technology
Douglas Giaccone
Degree Level: Bachelor
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Mechanical Engineering Technology - BS

Manufacturing Operations Co-op

Douglas Giaccone drew on his design skills and creative thinking while on co-op at UTC Aerospace.

Engineering and Engineering Technology
Kelly McNabb
Degree Level: Bachelor
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Mechanical Engineering - BS

Research Intern

Alternative energy sources captured Kelly McNabb’s imagination and led her to study the polymer blends associated with fuel cells.

Engineering and Engineering Technology
Jasmine Zambrano Oregel
Degree Level: Bachelor
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Packaging Science, BS

Packaging Engineer II

The popularity of Jasmine Zambrano Oregel's packaging science major will make it possible for her to work almost anywhere in the world.

Engineering and Engineering Technology
Robin Alummoottil
Degree Level: Bachelor
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Packaging Science - BS

Logistics Control Packaging Specialist

Packaging Science training and co-op experience helped Robin Alummoottil land a job with an internationally known employer.