Tips for Using the Career Center: International Students

  • Register early with SpartaJobs – The SJSU job and internship database. Check it often for on-campus, part-time, full-time, and internship opportunities.
  • Ensure your resume is polished, professional, and up-to-date. Learn how to write a resume by reviewing the online resume tools, attend a resume workshop, and drop by the career center during posted hours for a resume critique. Check the calendar for dates and times.
  • Practice your communication and interviewing skills with Big Interview – An online mock interviewing tool.
  • Connect with external networking resources to make connections with other job seekers.

Start Your Job Search

  • GoinGlobal - Useful resource for international students desiring work in the U.S.
  • My Visa Jobs to find employers who submit for H1B visas.
  • H-1B Visa Jobs and Sponsorship Portal to find advice about applying for H-1B and list of H-1B sponsors.
  • American Chambers of Commerce Abroad to find a directory of American companies and individuals doing business in a particular country, as well as, firms and individuals of that country that operate in the United States.
  • Do an internet search on “Directory of American Companies in ____________”
  • Or search by “Directory of Foreign Companies in ________________” - fill in the country and start researching.