Prepare for Your Internship

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SpartaJobs - Job and internship database exclusively for San José State University students and registered alumni. Opt in to receive emails on upcoming events and more!



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Job & Internship Lab

A place you can drop-in to ask questions and get assistance on your job/internship search. 


Monday & Thursday

1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.  


A.S. Computer Services Center - Student Union

Flyer (pdf)



Career Center Events

Connect with employers to find an internship: Job Fairs, Industry Panels, Non-Profit & Public Service Forum, and more.






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Find a Job/Internship

The "Find a Job/Internship" section of our website has tons of tips to guide you toward finding an internship.

It is located under the Students tab. Here is the link - Find a Job/Internship.

From that section of our site, you will learn tips on building these basic job/internship search skills:


Additional Tips:

  • Check with your academic department for leads to other possible internship opportunities.
  • Talk to professionals in the field, join student professional organizations, and tell your own personal network of family and friends about your desire for an internship.
  • Utilize these additional Links/Resources for Internships.
  • View our Internship Video Series and Student Success Stories.
  • Utilize resources mentioned above such as SpartaJobs and Career Center events.



Landing an internship is only half the battle. Being successful during your internships can make a big impact on your future career. View this webshop below to hear 10 tips for internship success.


Introductory slide of 10 Tips for Internship Success Webshop 

10 Tips for Internship Success (pdf)