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CSTEM Career Readiness

The goal of Career Readiness in the College of Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics (CSTEM) is to increase the preparedness of our students before they graduate by providing career options, connections between college and community members, and the skills to successfully transition from college into fulfilling, full-time employment in their domain of interest.

Career Center

The Career Center offers information about resumes, interviewing, job search, grad school, career direction and other career related topics.  Workshops are offered throughout the semester. 

Office of Internships

Offered through the Career Center, the Office of Internships helps faculty mentors and students partner with local businesses and community partners for academic credit or non-credit paid internships.  

Internships and Fellowships in Science & Technology Policy

Upcoming Career-related Events

February - May

STEM Science Writing Workshop with Dr. Julie Jameson and Dr. Darci Taniguchi, Department of Biological Sciences.  Get help with research reports, Master's theses, statements of purpose, essays, and more!  Thursdays, 12:00-1:00 PM via Zoom (Meeting ID: 939 9479 6719).

Thursday, April 29

IEEE Mock InterviewsThe Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) is holding its first ever Virtual Mock Interview event. The event is designed to practice and sharpen interviewing skills with an industry expert.  11 AM - 2 PM.

Thursday, May 6

Advancing San Diego: Women In STEM.  Career workshop and opportunities in San Diego, hosted by the San Diego Regional Economic Development Committee. Register at: https://bit.ly/2QtZfDq 
11 AM - 12:30 PM via Zoom.

Saturday, May 15

The Southern California Conferences for Undergraduate Research : SCCUR Saturdays. Securing Strong Letters of Recommendation Dr. Candace Rypisi, Director, Student-Faculty Programs, Caltech 11:00AM via Zoom.

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