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NC.CSKL - Non Credit Career Skills Classes - Jennifer Ryan

Course:Non Credit Career Skills Classes
Professor:Jennifer Ryan
  • OnlineLive
Course Length:
  • 4 Week


Jennifer Ryan is an adjunct faculty member at College of the Canyons and teaches in the Non-Credit Career Skills department. Jennifer is also a full-time Special Education teacher at West Ranch High School. She is a lover of animals and nature, and can be found on weekends hiking in the hills with her Siberian Husky, Malawi. Malawi is a certified Therapy Dog and often accompanies Jennifer to her teaching job, as well as visiting a local senior living facility. Jennifer earned her Bachelor's Degree in Developmental Psychology at UCSB, and her Master's Degree in Education, as well as an Education Specialist Credential, at University of Phoenix. If you have any questions for Jennifer, please send a Canvas message through the link "Inbox" located in your navigation menu to your left. You can also send an outside email to Emails will be returned within 24 hours.

Course Description

The Non-Credit Career Skills classes are 4 week classes covering a variety of topics to teach both general education students and students with disabilities valuable skills to help them in securing employment.

What to Expect in this Course

Student will require a computer equipped with a webcam and microphone, and the ability to access both Zoom and Canvas. Students complete weekly Discussion Questions, engage in conversation with peers, and complete a final assignment and final quiz to earn a passing score of 40-50 points.

Types of Assessments

The final assessment consists of 19 multiple choice and true false questions, and one short-answer questions.

Textbook Information

There are no textbooks for these courses, just accessing LinkedIn Learning for videos and curriculum.

Additional Resources


This course can be accessed on the first day of class via Canvas at Log into Canvas using your CanyonsID single sign-on:

  • CanyonsID Username is your COC student email address (Ex:
  • CanyonsID Password is your COC student email password

Please visit the Get to Know Your Online Classroom page for help logging into Canvas and for tips on using Canvas and Zoom. Canvas Chat Support is also available 24/7 for any Canvas related issues.

Online Education

Check out the Online Education website for more information on a variety of topics that can help you be a successful online student such as: exam proctoring, learning styles, computer skills, and tips for student success. If this is your first online course, feel free to take our online learning readiness assessment to assess your skills.

The Learning Center (TLC)

The TLC provides FREE online tutoring resources to COC students!

Academic Accommodation Center (AAC)

College of the Canyons AAC provides educational services and access for eligible students with documented disabilities who intend to pursue coursework at COC. A variety of programs and services are available which afford eligible students with disabilities the opportunity to participate fully in all aspects of the college programs and activities through appropriate and reasonable accommodations. For more information on their services visit the Academic Accomodation Center website.

Online Counseling

The Counseling Department offers appointments online. You can schedule an appointment by visiting the Online Counseling website. Counselors can help you map out a plan to reach your educational goals as well as advise you on course selection and registration.

Management of Stress and Mental Health

Often the pressure on our students is very strong, involving academic commitments, relationships, outside jobs and family pressure to name a few. The staff and faculty of College of the Canyons are here to see you succeed academically and care about your emotional and physical health. You can learn more about the broad range of confidential student services, including counseling and mental health services available on campus by visiting the Student Health & Wellness Center in the Student Services Building (across from the bookstore). The phone number is 661-362-3259 that you can call 24/7. You can also e mail for an appointment at At the Canyon Country Campus the Health Center will be in the new Student Services Building.

Also, the National Suicide & Crisis Lifeline number is now 988. All students at COC are encouraged to enter that phone number in their cells. You can call it when you, or someone you know, is having thoughts of suicide or is in severe distress.

You can also now use the Crisis Text Line: Just text "Courage" to 741741. Someone will get back to you immediately. Its free, 24/7, and confidential.

Veterans Resource Center

The College of the Canyons Veterans Resource Center is a department within the Student Services Division at the college, created to help veterans and veteran dependents with applying to College of the Canyons, enrolling in classes, and requesting VA Education or Vocational Benefits. For more information please visit the Veterans Resource Center website, email or phone (661) 362-3469.


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Last updated: 05/27/2022 Sub#: 1369