Event Information

Monthly Career Event Calendar


Student Career Workshops

All Workshops are held in the Career Center, Room I4-306 (third floor of the I-400 building.
Space is limited. Sign up with the Career Center to reserve your spot.

Click here for the Fall 2015 Career Workshop Schedule

► Resume Writing Workshops: Learn tools to begin or improve your resume. All workshops located in the Career Center.

  • Tuesday, Sept. 8 from 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Wednesday, Oct. 7 from 10:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Thursday, Oct. 22 from 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Monday, Nov. 16 from 10:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Thursday, Dec. 3 from 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm


Finding a Job with Social Media: Learn tools to develop a positive presence to secure a job and the importance of online networking.

  • Wednesday, Sept. 16 form 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
  • Wednesday, Nov. 4 from 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm


Educational Goals Workshop Series: Identify your educational goals. Explore Major and Career options.

  • Workshop #1: How do your likes & dislikes match various major & career fields?*
        ♦ Thursday, Nov. 5 from 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Workshop #2: How do your personality traits affect your career choice?*
       ♦ Thursday, Nov. 12 from 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Workshop #3: What skills do you want to use? What about values? Assessments Summary
       ♦ Thursday, Nov. 19 from 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

* Workshop #1 & #2 require students to complete an online assessment prior to attending the workshop- contact the Career Center for directions.


Career Hour

Come meet the staff in the Career Center and learn about the services our department offers students in choosing their major/career pathway and finding jobs/internships. 

  • Check back in the Fall for Career Hour dates and times.
Upcoming Industry Presentations

►Student Career Day at Cisco Live:

Interested in a tech-related career? Come to the Student Career Day at Cisco Live! At the San Diego Convention Center on June 11th!

  • It's FREE
  • You WILL NOT be sitting around watching Power Point lectures.
  • Ask career questions from people in the Tech Industry in small groups.
  • Build something cool in the interactive Maker's Faire
  • Interactive DevNet area where you will learn about the "Internet of Everything"
  • Participate in a scavenger hunt with prizes through the Cisco Live! expo floor with potential to meet future employers
  • Hear 2 Keynote speakers including Mike Rowe from Dirty Jobs.
  • Free breakfast AND lunch.

To find out more information or to register, click here: http://cs.co/StudentDay

Employer Visits to Campus

Mesa College hosts employers on campus at the Fall job fair in October and the annual Career Opportunities Expo in April. Special employer visits to campus that are hosted by the Career Center will be posted here and the employers will be located at tables in the breezeway between the cafeteria and bookstore. BRING YOUR RESUME!!!

Upcoming Employer Visits:

Manpower Interviewing Event
 ♦ Thursday, June 11 from 10:00 am - 1:00 pm in the Career Center (I4-306)
 ♦ To RSVP prior to event, please contact the Career Center at (619) 388-2777 or visit room I4-306
 ♦ Interviews  are on a first-come, first-served basis.
 ♦ Come dressed in business attire with copies of your resume and check in at the front desk.
Click here for more information

Fastenal Recruitment
 ♦ Wednesday, June 17 from 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
 ♦ Location: Cafe Breezeway (between Bookstore and Cafe)

​Free Speech on Campus: As a public institution, there are free speech areas on campus where persons can disseminate information. These individuals or organizations are in no way hosted by the Career Center or campus. Click to learn more.


Job Fairs
Image: Job Fairs

Job fairs are good places to meet multiple representatives from various organizations during a short period of time. At job fairs students are provided the opportunity to network with employers regarding current job or internship openings, obtain information about the company, submit an application or resume, and network for future opportunities.



Spring Career Opportunities Expo and Fall Job Fair







Save the Date!
Thursday, October 15 from 9:30 am - 1:00 pm in the Mesa Promenade.

More than 40 employers and organizations offering jobs, internships, and volunteer opportunities! Bring your resume and come dress to impress.

Check back in laste September for a list of employers and organizations that are attending.

Click here for more information.








San Diego Mesa College Career Center | Room I4-306 | 619-388-2777 | MesaCareer@sdccd.edu