Counseling Services and Career Development Services

A-B Tech provides free, confidential counseling and related services for students in the K. Ray Bailey Student Services Center. Students are encouraged to use counseling services if they have personal, academic, or career concerns. The professional counseling staff, after initial assessment, will refer students who need specialized or long-term services to appropriate resources within the community. 

Career Services are available to students who are undecided or uncertain about career plans and for those who are ready to make the transition from student to employee. Career resource and information tools are available in the K. Ray Bailey Student Services Center and on the College website at Sessions are available in career exploration, resume writing, interview skills, and other areas of interest. An appointment may be made by calling 828-398-7581 or emailing

Job Board and Career Coach are available to curriculum and continuing education students as well as to the general community. Individuals interested in connecting with area employers may participate in Job Board, an online job posting system. Job seekers may create an account, review posted jobs, and apply for positions of interest. Enrolled students may also request resume assistance prior to applying for posted positions.