Career coaching

Career coaching at MLFTC can help you explore and achieve your educator career goals.

Our career coaches are available to assist you in making informed decisions regarding your education degree and experiences with the goal of long-term success. MLFTC career coaches offer assistance with resume building, interview techniques, part-time jobs, full-time jobs, internships, networking, professional development and more.

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Frequently asked questions

What is career coaching? >>

The goal of the MLFTC career coach is to help you achieve your short and long-term career goals. Appointments can be made for one-on-one sessions, in addition to group presentations and workshops.

How does it work? >>

When you schedule your career coaching appointment, let us know what you’d like to work on. Then, during our session, we can offer follow up resources to help you continue the work and meet your goals. Follow up sessions are scheduled as needed.

How can an MLFTC career coach help me? >>

  • Career exploration
  • Resume
  • Interviewing preparation
  • Professional development
  • Job search strategies
  • Educational career pathway options

What topics are better served by other MLFTC resources? >>

  • Officially changing your major: Your academic advisor can help you with completing a major change and tracking your path to graduation. The career coach can help you with the exploration process and work closely with the advising team to assist during the change.
  • Internship or residency placement: The Office of Professional Experiences within the college is the expert on all internship and residency placements as they work daily with our partners to bring the best opportunities for our students.

I don’t want to teach in a classroom. Can a career coach still help me? >>

Yes. Education happens everywhere and our students can prepare themselves for countless job opportunities. Meet with the career coach to discuss your interests and options.

Check out this Educational Career pathways document.

When are district hiring fairs? >>

Visit for information on upcoming statewide fairs. MLFTC compiles a list of district fairs, but students should always call the school district to confirm the date and time. Schools change and add fairs frequently. Check school district websites for the latest informati

Where can I learn more about teacher salaries and benefits? >>

Salaries vary for a number of reasons, including experience and location. Learn more about teacher salaries in Arizona.

View current salary data for public school districts in Maricopa coun