Career Center Apps
Apply for jobs & internships targeted to SJSU students. Thousands of new opportunities are posted each month!
Schedule an appointment for help on career exploration, resume/cover letter writing, interview preparation, and more.
Join events to gain strategies for building your career.
Attend job fairs & info sessions to network with employers.
Stay updated with opportunities in our twice-monthly newsletters.
To learn more about how to use SJSU Handshake, download the SJSU Handshake Guide.
Take self-assessments to explore majors and careers.
Assess your career planning readiness, work interests and personality type.
Discover occupations and majors that match your personal preferences and attributes.
Plan a career and educational pathway that will support your needs and goals.
Gain perspectives that add depth to academic and career advising.
Develop and strengthen academic and career action plans.
Build campus and professional relationships.
Upload your resume to get instant and personalized feedback.
Receive sample suggestions including bullet point samples.
Get your resume scored and benchmarked against your peers.
Incorporate the feedback and upload again.
Register with your SJSU email to access Big Interview. (Register here if you're an alumni.)
Practice interviewing by recording yourself answering interview questions.
Learn about types of interviews, acing common questions, and more.
Review specific interview questions by industry and job titles.
See tips and examples on how to answer specific questions.
Find job postings and career guides for the US and abroad.
Get information on work permit/visa regulations including an H-1B database.
Navigate the job search process with country-specific resume, interview, and cultural advice.
Join professional and social networking groups to jumpstart your job search.
Gain tips on job- or internship-searching.
Learn strategies for succeeding in a new internship or job.
Build high-demand skills, such as digital office skills, software development, project management and design.
Earn continuing education units (CEUs) that apply toward professional certificates or licenses.