Career Coaching and Professional Development

The Engineering Student Success Center (ESSC) offers students the opportunity to maximize their potential by linking education, experiential learning, research, and professional development together. Be on the lookout for programs, resources, and connections with industry partners to advance your own skill sets.

The ESSC works closely with the SJSU Career Center ( where students can integrate theory and practice, confirm career choices, and investigate potential internship/co-op and employment opportunities.

Donna Gilmour (donna.gilmour[at]sjsu[dot]edu) serves as the Career Center Liaison to the College of Engineering .  During the fall and spring semesters, she will provide Career Coaching in the ESSC (ENG 344) every Monday from 1:30-3:00 p.m. and Thursday from 10:30-12 p.m.  Visit the ESSC homepage to make an appointment for:
  • Resume help

  • Interviewing tips

  • Job/Internship search strategies

Students can also schedule appointments for Wednesdays 3:00-4:30 p.m. with Donna at the Career Center by logging into SpartaJobs (find the log-in link on the career center website) and “Request an Appointment”.