Build your Connections
Networking is vital. By establishing connections with professionals, you will gain insight into different career pathways. Key people to connect with include alumni, professors, and colleagues - all of whom can tell you about their career experiences. Your professional network can also refer you to possible employment opportunities or write a recommendation for you.
Handshake is SSU's job posting board for on-campus and off-campus jobs, internships, and volunteer opportunities. For more information on how to get started, visit our Handshake page.
LinkedIn is a professional networking site that also features a job and internship search database. Create your free profile and start applying for jobs at linkedin.com.
Recommended Job or Internship Search Sites
Industry Based Professional Associations & Resources
STEM + Health
American Academy of Forensic Sciences
American Institute of Physics
American Mathematical Society
California Correctional Health Care Services
California Health and Wellness
Girls in Tech
National Science Foundation
U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services
Changing the Curve: Women in Computing
Business + Communications
Arts + Social Impact
American Alliance of Museums
Association for Talent Development
Military Social Work
National Association for Law Placement, Inc.
National Council of Nonprofits
Public Relations Society of America
Public Service Careers
Student Training and Education in Public Service
The Maddy Institute
U.S. Department of Justice
Work For Good