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Contact Information
Shayla Walker
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 Academic Advising and Career Center offers career counseling services for HHS students in the Academic Advising and 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 Academic Advising and Career Center
Lassen Hall 1013:
Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 5:00pm.

Upcoming Events: Fall 2014

  • Resume Makeover/Speed Interviews: September 16th in University Ballroom
  • Career Fair: September 24th in University Ballroom
  • Health Careers Exploration: October 7th in the University Ballroom
  • Biotech--Careers of the Future: October 14th in the Redwood room, University Union
  • Pathways to Public Service-State Careers: October 23rd in the Redwood room, University Union
  • Etiquette Dinner: November 5th in University Union Ballroom
     

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!