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Contact Information
Emmanuel Melgarejo
916.278.7205

Appointments and drop-in services:
Call the front desk at 916.278.6231 for a referral to a counselor who can assist you.


 
 
 

Career Counseling

The Career Center offers career counseling services for HHS students in the Career Center, Lassen Hall 1013 on a walk-in basis. Follow-up appointments are also available in the Career Center.

Services include:

  • Finding internships, volunteer experiences or part-time jobs
  • Developing resumes and cover letters
  • Exploring career options by major and/or concentration
  • Choosing/changing a major and/or career path
  • Learning job search strategies
  • Using Career Connection (online job listings)

Walk-in Hours in the Career Center
Lassen Hall 1013:
Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 5:00pm.

Upcoming Events: Fall 2015

  • Resume Makeover/Speed Interviews- October 2 in University Union Ballroom from noon - 3pm. 
  • Career Fair- October 6th in University Union Ballroom from 10am - 2pm.
  • Pathways to Public Service: Federal and State Careers - October 29th in the University Union, Redwood Room from 5pm - 8pm
  • Etiquette Dinner - November 4th in the University Union Ballroom from 5pm - 8pm. RSVP required.

Academic Departments

Working for the Government - Federal, State, and County Job-Related Links

FEDERAL
Find out about the Pathways Programs for Students and Recents Graduates to Federal Employment by clicking on the link below:
https://my.usajobs.gov/StudentsAndGrads

Click on the link below to see a list of Federal Jobs by College Major:
https://help.usajobs.gov/index.php/Jobs_By_College_Major

STATE
See a list of State Job Classifications You May Qualify for (By Major) with a Bachelor’s Degree Or Related Experience:
http://www.spb.ca.gov/WorkArea/downloadasset.aspx?id=6672

COUNTY
To view an alphabetized list of job titles within the County of Sacramento -- with minimum and maximum salaries for each – click on the link below:
http://agency.governmentjobs.com/sacramento/default.cfm?action=agencyspecs&agencyID=601

To learn about application procedures and view a list of current openings with the County, click on the link below:
http://agency.governmentjobs.com/sacramento/default.cfm

The Advantages of Your Liberal Arts Degree in the Business World

Watch this 4-minute video with Susan de la Vergne (see link to her website, below) describing the value of a Liberal Arts education in business. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0OlwNwrzfts
Enjoy Susan de la Vergne’s website: www.liberalartsadvantage.com
• Have the following question answered: “What are the liberal arts?”
• See her tip sheets and access her resume advice!