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Career Management Center

Career Management Center

EBA-336 |  619-594-3950
Monday - Friday: 9:00am - 5:00pm


The Career Management Center aims to empower Fowler business students to identify and attain successful and fulfilling careers by offering business-focused resources and experiences to help them succeed. The Career Management Center collaborates with employers to build a presence on campus and facilitate connections with Fowler students and alumni. 

Our Values

Integrity - Honest, trustworthy and ethical in our interactions.

Professionalism – Conduct ourselves with a high standard of expertise, reliability, and accountability.

Dedication – Committed to serving Fowler students, alumni, and community partners.

Respect – Honor the community and campus diversity, treating everyone with dignity and high regard.

Teamwork – Work together with Fowler students, alumni, faculty and community to foster success.

 

Who hires our students?

Sharp Healthcare
Microsoft
Qualcomm
US Department of Defense

Selected Hiring Employers

 

Virtual Resources

 

Make an Appointment

As of 3/17/20, the Fowler College of Business Career Management Center will be conducting all appointments virtually, and staff will be working remotely until further notice. Please email us directly for assistance or to schedule a virtual appointment.

For undergraduate business students, contact:

For graduate business students, contact:

 

Our Resources

One-on-one career advising to explore career options, have your resume and cover letter critiqued, practice your interviewing skills, develop short-term and long-term goals, etc.

Handshake

Search and apply for internships and jobs through your Handshake student account.

Learn about internships and jobs by attending career fairs, professional development workshops, industry panels and other career-related events. You can register for these events by using your SDSUid and single sign-on password to login to Handshake.

Internships for Academic Credit

There are numerous requirements to qualify for academic credit for an internship. The approval process can be time consuming and students are encouraged to start the process early.

There are three internship courses offered by the Fowler College of Business.

  • BA 401 (1 credit) – elective for non-MGT undergraduates
  • MGT 401 (3 credits) – required course for all MGT undergraduates
  • BA 780 (3 credits) – elective for graduate students

If you have questions about completing an internship for academic credit please contact Michelle Svay, Internship Coordinator [email protected].

CareerLeader

The CareerLeader© career assessment and planning tool is specifically designed for business students, and allows you to:

  • Assess and understand your unique pattern of business-relevant interests, motivators and skills
  • Match your interests, skills and motivators to specific business-related careers based on a database of hundreds of thousands of business professionals’ profiles
  • Learn which organizational cultures are likely to be the best fit for you
  • Plan for successful career development, from career change to promotion to long term growth, with additional resources like the 360 feedback tool

Current students should contact the Fowler Career Management Center for login instructions and password.

CliftonStrengths

Gallup’s CliftonStrengths assessment measures your natural patterns of thinking, feeling and behaving, so when you’ve completed it you’ll have discovered your talents, ways to explain and understand them, and how to aim your talents at anything that comes your way. Use your results to maximize your potential!
Current students should contact the Fowler Career Management Center for login instructions and an access code.

 

Vault

Vault is an educational tool that provides you unlimited, online access to comprehensive career information and management tools. If you’re looking for a job or internship, Vault has everything you need. Access Vault through SDSU Library and Information Access website: Vault Campus Edition
You may need to sign in to your SDSU ID account if you are not already signed on.

Blackboard

Through Blackboard you have on-demand access to the Career Management page, which houses resources and tools essential to your job search and professional development. Resources include career-related informational handouts, samples, worksheets, and webinars to view at your convenience.

Beyond B-School

Fowler graduate business students have exclusive access to Beyond B-School’s online portal containing short impactful presentations and webinars on a range of career development topics. This online portal includes cutting edge career development programs to help you get – and stay – ahead. Access the videos and supplemental information anytime on any device. Graduate Business Students: Visit the Career Management tab in your Blackboard homeroom for the link to SDSU’s Beyond B-School site.

The Fowler Career Management Center works closely with corporate partners, recruiters, alumni, faculty, University Career Services, and other campus and community partners on a variety of events throughout the year, including:

  • Industry panels
  • Speaker events
  • Career and professional development workshops
  • Business career fairs
  • Company visits

University Career Services also offers a wide-range of career events, including employer informational sessions, networking receptions, workshops and career fairs, that are open to all SDSU students.

 

Meet the Team

Headshot of Beverly Bracker

Beverly Bracker, J.D.

Director of the Career Management Center
[email protected]
619-594-2899 |  EBA-336

 

Headshot of Greg Tanneberger

Greg Tanneberger, J.D.

External/Alumni Relations Coordinator
[email protected]
619-594-6476 |  EBA-336

Headshot of Tina Tan

Tina Tan, M.A, N.C.C.

Career Advisor | Gallup-Certified Strengths Coach
[email protected]
619-594-0598 |  EBA-336

Headshot of Michelle Svay

Michelle Svay, M.A.

Internship/Career Fair Coordinator
[email protected]
619-594-0435 |  EBA-336

Jill Lackey

Business Career Development Coordinator
[email protected]
(619) 594-2754 |  EBA-336A