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Career Coaching

Need Quick Career Tips?

Career Counselors provide coaching and counseling to San José State University students on a variety of topics including: job/internship search strategies, interviewing tips, grad school, choosing a major, finding a career with your major, career planning, enhancing your resume, and more.

For Bachelors/Undergraduates

Career Coaching and Counseling

Day, Time, and Location

Appointments for Undergraduate Students

Schedule a 30-minute appointment with a career counselor by logging into SJSU Handshake. Click Career Center from the top menu and select Appointments.

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Career Center Drop-In Hours (January 29 - May 10)

Quick career advice (10-15 minute sessions). Limited availability. First-come, first-serve. Last sign up is 15 minutes prior to end time. Undergraduate students receive priority.

(No drop-ins 2/19, 2/26-28)

Tu, W, Th

1:30pm - 3:30pm

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Satellite Office Hours 
For Bachelors/Undergraduates Only

Meet us at your Success Center to answer your career-related questions.


Business Success Center, BBC 008: (by appt only) 

Tu, 2:30pm -4pm

W, 3:30pm - 5pm

Social Science Success Center, CL 240: 

W, 10am - 12pm

Health & Human Sciences Success Center: 

M, 12:30pm - 1:30pm (by appt only; HB 140)

Th, 12:30pm - 1:30pm (MQH 533)

Engineering Success Center, ENGR 344: 

Tu, 10am - 12pm

Science Success Center, DH 212: 

Th, 1:30pm - 3pm

Graduate Engineering Student Success Center, ENG 247: 

W, 1:30pm - 3:30pm

International Students, ISSS Office

F, 1pm - 3pm

EOP, Clark Hall Lounge:
Every other Tues, 1:30pm - 2:30pm

Chicanx/Latinx Student Success Center, SU 1340: W, 11am - 12pm

African American/Black Student Success Center, SU 1360: Th, 2pm - 3pm

Veterans Resource Center, SU 1500: W, 1:30pm - 2:30pm

UndocuSpartan Resource Center, SU 2450: First Tues of each month, 3pm - 4pm

PRIDE Center, SU 1st Floor: Second Mon of each month, 1pm - 2pm

For Masters/Graduate Students

Career Coaching and Counseling

Day, Time, and Location

Appointments for Masters/Graduate Students

Schedule an appointment by emailing a career counselor directly. 

ADM 255
Masters/Graduate Students Group Coaching and Counseling

Learn how to craft a graduate/masters level resume and cover letter that will help you stand out from the crowd.

Seats are given to the first 20 students to sign in at the front desk (ADM 255). Bring your Tower Card and a copy of your resume/cover letter.

M, 1pm - 2:30pm

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