Career Center

Career Center services are online while we navigate the COVID-19 pandemic. We are here virtually to help you find employment in a complex and competitive world.

Career Services

Workshops

Attend our Zoom workshops on résumés and cover letters, interview skills, job seeking strategies, networking and other career-related topics. 

See our schedule of events and sign up on Cal State LA Handshake.

Employer Events

Part of choosing a career path includes knowing about workplace culture and available opportunities for your degree. Employers host events where you can meet company representatives and learn more about what's possible.

See the upcoming Employer Info Sessions on Cal State LA Handshake.

Group Advising

Drop in during virtual group advising to ask your initial questions or start the conversation, whether it’s related to résumés, interviews, internships and job searching or general career planning.  Learn with and from your peers as career advisors help you form an initial strategy.

Register: Virtual Group Advising

 

Career Coaching

Work on an individual basis with a career advisor who will guide you through every step of the Career Development Journey and provide you with an understanding of what is important to reach your career goal and become a professional.

Email careers@calstatela.edu to schedule an appointment or call and leave a voice message to (323) 343-3237. Our team will respond to schedule an appointment.

 

Your Career Journey

Two students indoors looking at a desktop computer screen.
Two students indoors looking at a desktop computer screen.

Whether you're a freshman or a graduating senior, it's never too soon to begin planning your career.

Start with any of the six areas of career development.

What is Handshake?

Handshake is a career-services site where college students and alumni can search for jobs and internships, connect with employers, and sign up for career events.

 

Upcoming Events

Contact Us

Questions? Contact us at (323) 343-3237 or careers@calstatela.edu.