Engineering Success Workshops


The ESSC Team is now offering Success Workshops to support engineering students. See below for descriptions of workshops we offer.

If you are interested in attending a workshop, we encourage (not require) you to sign up. Have an idea for a workshop you would like to see the ESSC host? Send us a suggestion!

Sign up for any of the workshops below using this form.

Engineering Major Probation

If you have received an email that you are on Major Probation, part of the requirements for lifting the registration hold is to attend a major probation workshop. 
For University Probation, see AARS.

  • Friday, April 6th, 2018 at 11:00am in Room E189 (Auditorium)

Time Management

This workshop session presents various methods of time management to maintain a healthy educational balance. At the CoE, most students feel overwhelmed by the amount of work throughout their academic careers. There are multiple resolutions to tackle these issues by practicing time management skills and interacting and organizing priorities. Learn tips on the best ways to organize your class work and managed your time wisely.

  • All sessions for this semester have concluded.

Engineering 101

This workshop will give you tips on what you need to do in order to be a successful College of Engineering student at SJSU. Learn about the requirements that you need to meet every semester, what to expect from your classes and how to best prepare for them, and gain knowledge of the type of clubs/organizations the CoE provides. Recommended for all students.

  • Tuesday, March 13th, 2018 at 12:00pm in Room E339
  • Thursday, March 15th, 2018 at 9:00am in Room E395

Engineering Declassified

This workshop will introduce you to a student mentor who can give you a student perspective as well as introduce you to the CoE student organizations,
how to get involved, and were to start looking for new opportunities.

Topic in this area include: Mentorship, how to get involved in the College of Engineering, what courses
require more time in your major, how to be successful in Engineering.

  • All sessions for this semester have concluded.

Transferable Skills

Learn how to identify your skills and abilities gained from classes and projects and how to market yourself in industry! Receive tips on what transferable skills are most desired by employers. Recommended for all students.

  • Thursday, March 22nd, 2018 at 9:00am in Room E395

Summer Career Prep

Want to know what thing recruiters look at when they see your LinkedIn. Come by and learn the tricks and tips can make your LinkedIn stand out. Come and meet with a career coach form the Career Center. Topics Include: Summary Description, how to add courses, how to select a photo. 

  • Wednesday, May 2nd, 2018 at 9:00am in Room E340
  • Thursday, May 3rd, 2018 at 9:00am in Room E329