Career Services & Professional Development Center



Summer 2021 Career Support and Professional Development Workshops!

The CSPD Center is offering small group workshops for students to create virtual access to career readiness information. To reserve your spot in the workshop, please click RSVP as space is limited. And to ensure you experience a quality and meaningful workshop and due to high demand, reservations submitted with less than 24 hours prior to the workshop start time risk not being accepted.

Once you have completed the RSVP form, you will receive an email the day before or the morning of the workshop that will include your unique Zoom link and password. If you do not receive an email, please contact Michele Haggar,


Workshop Subject Date Time
Interview Catching Resumes! Thursday, June 24 11:00 a.m.- 12:15 p.m.
What does a career look like with my major? Tuesday, June 29 3:00 p.m.- 4:15 p.m.
Cover Letters that Show and Tell! Tuesday, July 6 1:00 p.m.- 2:15 p.m.
Strategies to Have a Knockout Job Interview! Wednesday, July 21 2:00 p.m.- 3:15 p.m.
Jazzing your LinkedIn Profile Tuesday, July 27 1:00 p.m.- 2:15 p.m.


Summer 2021 Virtual Career Advising Hours & Availability

We are here to help with your Career Support needs! Our Spring 2021 Virtual Advising Hours will run starting January 25, 2021 through May 28, 2021. To schedule an appointment during the days and times listed below with the Lam Family College of Business Career Advisor, please login to your SF State Handshake platform and follow the steps listed in our Step-by-Step Guide to Booking Career Advising appointments. If you need to book an appointment outside of these hours, please reach out to our office by emailing

*All appointments will be conducted through zoom and once appointments are approved a calendar invitation will be sent that includes zoom link and password information.

  • Mondays & Tuesdays: 10:00 a.m.—4:00 p.m.
  • Wednesdays: 10:00 a.m.—4:30 p.m.
  • Thursdays: 2:00 p.m.—5:00 p.m.
  • Fridays: 11:00 a.m.—noon and 1:00 p.m.—2:00 p.m.

If you need an appointment outside of these designated hours, contact Michele Haggar, Director of Career Services and Professional Development at and she will connect with you to provide you with the assistance that you need when you need it!

We look forward to continuing to serve you!

Commercial Real Estate Fellows Program

Our one-year program prepares you to be job-ready in the commercial real estate market. Take advantage of this great opportunity to explore a rapidly changing industry. There is no cost to become a fellow. The next Fellows program will run between September 2021 through May 2022. To learn more, please visit the CRE Fellows Program for more information about applying to the program! Recruitment begins mid-June 2021!

Business Student Organizations

The Lam Family College of Business recognizes the critcal role student organizations play in preparing students for the World of Work. Membership with organizatins can open doors and create access to internships, jobs, networking opportunities, and the development of critical soft skills needed in every industry and job. We strongly encourage you to join an organization today! Please take a moment to view our student organizations. If you have any questions, please reach out to us. 

Online Career Resources

In addition to career advising appointments, please take a look at our online career resources available to you with just one click! If you have questions about information in this section, reach out to us any time!

Spotlight on Career Success

The value of an SF State education when combined with strong engagement in Lam Family College of Business programs and offerings has helped these alumni in their career paths. We proudly share their career success stories.

For Employers

Posting a job

The Lam Family College of Business is interested in helping you successfully fill your available positions. Please take a moment to complete the Jobs and Internship Announcement Form and someone will return your request within 24 – 48 hours. If you do not hear from us within this timeframe, please contact Michele Haggar, Director of Career Services and Professional Development for the Lam Family College of Business by sending an email to

If you feel your job is not within the scope of programs and majors offered within the Lam Family College of Business, we encourage you to post your announcement by visiting San Francisco State University's Handshake platform.

Partner with us

Partnering with the Lam Family College of Business gives you access to some of the best and brightest talent. We offer on-campus interviews, pre-screening of candidates, speaking engagement opportunities and job postings. Additionally, we now offer Career Chats, an opportunity for you to visit and engage in recruitment with students on campus for professional development opportunities such as internships and jobs! We work with you to ensure success, and our students count on us to faciliate their success. Please contact Michele Haggar, Director of Career Services and Professional Development for the Lam Family College of Business by sending an email to

Of Related Interest

The San Francisco State University President’s Leadership Fellows Program provides students with tools and resources to assist them in their preparation and transition to job-readiness.

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