Career Center

Welcome to the Career Center

ca-reer, noun

1) A personal commitment to a chosen profession requiring training, education and experience.


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Exploring Careers & Choosing A Major is the first step to establishing your college goals.

This short, interactive, online workshop will help you get started on your academic journey.  Click here to begin.


Career Opportunities Expo

April 21 - 24, 2014

Resume Reviews | Workshops | Job Fair

Prepare and Attend!!!  

Resume Review and Professional Dress Tent

  • 4/21 - 4/23, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm on the Main Quad

Workshops (click for details):

​Job Fair on Thursday, April 24th from 9:30 am - 1:30 pm on the Main Quad

  • Over 40 employers in attendance!
  • Prize drawing for the first 200 students to attend the job fair with their resume and professional dressed.  Chance to win a $200 gift card!

Click for a list of career week activities!!


Upcoming Events

► Employment Services Workshop

  • Are you looking for a job?  Do you feel your disability is stopping you from getting work?  Would you like help?  Come to the Employment Services Workshop, Tuesday, April 15th from 1:30 - 2:30 pm in room I4-213.  Learn about the services that can help you and hear from students who have succeeded.  Click to learn more.

► NEW Career Decision Making Workshop

  • Problem choosing a career or major?  Have you taken a Career Assessment?  Attend a Career Decision Workshop to learn about the next steps and tools to assist you in make a decision on what career path fits you best.  Click for a workshop schedule.

►Spring Workshops!

Resume | Internships | Job Searching | Career Exploration

►Employer Visits to Campus

All employers are located in the Cafe Breezeway between the Cafe and Bookstore unless otherwise noted. Be sure to bring your resume!

  • Vector Marketing: Recruiting for sales positions for Cutco knives. Located in the Cafe Breezeway
    • Tuesday, April 8th from 9:00 am - 2:00 pm



  • Employment listings
  • Career exploration
  • Major exploration
  • Job readiness
  • Career software and online resources
  • Handouts
  • Workshops
  • Classroom presentations
  • Annual Career Opportunities Expo

Services available by appointment for currently enrolled students during Fall and Spring Semesters:

  • Career assessment testing and interpretation
  • Consultations to identify transferable skills
  • Resume review
  • Career Counseling


What's New
► Spring 2013 Career News Flash - now available!Spring 2014 Career News Flash
► New Public Behavioral Health Job Board -

2014 Employee's Choice Best Places to Work -

► San Diego Job Search Website -

► Reality Check

Don't know how much money you will need to earn in the future? Don't know which occupation to choose? Take the California Reality Check.

► Internships

If you are seeking an internship, please visit our Internship page for opportunities and information.

If you have an internship and need college credit?  Please come to the Career Center to learn more.

► Employment Snapshot - view current U.S. employment data


Not a Mesa College Student?

Mesa College Career Center services are available to currently enrolled students and to students who were enrolled in the previous semester. Career services are available for community members through the San Diego Workforce Partnership, which has Career Centers throughout San Diego. To learn more visit


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San Diego Mesa College Career Center

Location: Student Services Center, 3rd Floor, Room I4-306

Phone: 619-388-2777


Office Hours: M-Th: 8:00 am – 6:00 pm and F: 8:00 am - 12:00 noon