The Career Center connects thousands of employers with the SJSU talent they need to advance their organizations. SJSU's positioning in the Silicon Valley, diverse student body, and varied degree programs make us an essential resource for meeting your talent acquisition goals. Explore our recruiting guide to get started.
Meet the Spartans
Explore the following facts and resources to learn more about SJSU's diverse students and degree programs.
- Find student characteristics at a glance.
- Explore Institutional Research to find enrollment and degrees awarded under Students menu.
- Over two-thirds of SJSU students plan to live and work in the Silicon Valley region after graduation.
- Explore who recruits at SJSU from our career outcomes.
- Explore where 150,000 SJSU alumni create impact in the Silicon Valley from SJSU's LinkedIn page.
Connect with SJSU Career Center
We lead campus efforts to generate and promote student career opportunities through networks of employers, faculty, alumni, and student professional organizations. Our career fairs, employer events, and other employer services consistently earn excellent reviews from employers and students.
Register in SJSU Handshake to become a part of our career opportunity network, start recruiting, stay in the loop on employer resources and events, and build your recruiting success.
Develop a Recruiting Plan
Consult with an employer engagement specialist to plan effective and efficient recruiting strategies.
Explore more resources to attract and retain talent.
- From Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM): Talent acquisition | Compensation | Diversity and inclusion
- From the Small Business Association: Hire and Manage Employees
Build Your Brand and Source Candidates
Promote your organization and opportunities in creative ways that grow student awareness and generate qualified candidates for your opportunities.
Create a supportive interview experience for students by booking on-campus interview spaces. Explore options for virtual interviews.
Make an Offer
Examine SJSU's initial career success outcomes to compare past salaries offered by degree and level.
View our Employer Expectations that guide how we provide employer services.