Advising and Career Services

Intentional advising support that empowers students to achieve their academic, professional, and personal goals.

About Advising & Career Services

Welcome to East Central College’s Advising Department. We are dedicated to developing proactive and meaningful educational plans that are consistent with your interests, talents, and abilities. We take a wrap-around approach that supports students as a whole person.

Whether you are a brand-new student, thinking about changing your major, or getting ready to graduate; you need to know where you are in your program and what is on the road ahead. ECC Advising helps guide you with making decisions about your future. We offer a broad range of services to assist you throughout your entire educational journey.

Contact Advising


Phone: 636-584-6588

Union – Buescher Hall
Rolla – Rolla Main

Academic Pathway Choice

Assigned by pathway, your dedicated advisor will support you through your entire academic journey from even before the first day of classes all the way through graduation and beyond.

Services: Adding & Dropping Classes, Class Placement, Degree Plan Maps, Pathway Guidance, Registration

Career Development

We educate and support students through the career development process that’s ethically responsible and mindful of each student’s individual uniqueness.

Services: Career Exploration, Cover Letter Writing, Job Search Development, Mock Interviews, Resume Building, 24/7 Job Board

Get Career Ready

Next Steps


Start your journey at ECC and be ready to transfer to the school of your choice. Our dedicated transfer advisors have resources that will empower you throughout the process.

Services: Articulation Agreements and Partnerships, Credit Equivalency, School Search and Transfer Scholarship Guidance, Transfer Visits

Discover Your Next Adventure