Career Services & Professional Development Center



Fall 2020 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 one week prior to the workshop confirming your reservation. This email 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, September 10

Tuesday, September 22

2:00 p.m.—2:45 p.m.

11:00 a.m.—11:45 a.m.
Cover Letters that Show and Tell

Thursday, October 8

Tuesday, October 20

11:00 a.m.—11:45 a.m.

1:00 p.m.—1:45 p.m.
Jazzing Up your LinkedIn Profile! Wednesday, November 4 11:00 a.m.—11:45 a.m.
What does a career look like with my major? Thursday, November 12 4:00 p.m.—4:45 p.m.
I’m considering Graduate School, what should I know? Tuesday, November 17 2:00 p.m.—2:45 p.m.
What does a career look like with my major? Wednesday, December 3 12:00 p.m.—12:45 p.m.
Jazzing up your LinkedIn Profiles! Tuesday, December 15 1:00 p.m.—1:45 p.m.


Counseling & Psychological Services (CAPS) Resources

Here in Career Services and Professional Development we believe your well-being and career readiness go hand-in-hand. Please access the resources listed below to support your needs.

Keep your eye on this section of our page for more updates! Stay healthy and safe!

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 program runs September 2020 to May 2021. To learn more, please visit the CRE Fellows Program.

Fall 2020 Virtual Career Advising Hours & Availability

We are here to help with your Career Support needs! Our Fall 2020 Virtual Advising Hours will run starting August 31, 2020 through December 18, 2020: 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: 2:00 p.m.—4:00 p.m.
  • Tuesdays: 10:30  a.m.—noon and 3 p.m.—5:30 p.m.
  • Wednesdays: 2:00 p.m.— 4:30 p.m.
  • Thursdays: 10:00  a.m.—noon and 2:00 p.m.—5:30 p.m.
  • Fridays: 11:00 a.m.—noon and 1:00 p.m.—2:00 p.m.

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!

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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