Welcome to Southern States University’s Career Services

Welcome Students!

The Southern States University Career Center is here to assist you in looking for employment.  There are a number of services and workshops available including: resume building, linked in creation, interview techniques, job hunting, and career guidance.

Our career developer would be happy to meet with you by appointment to help you with your search.  Sometimes a new job search can be challenging, but the career center is here to help you look.  Visit our career boards, workshops and appointments for assistance.  You can contact the career center by appointment at careerservices@ssu.edu.  For updates on jobs and business skills please like the Career Services Page on Facebook at Southern States University-Career Services.

Below you will find a number of resources online to assist you in your search.



San Diego and Irvine

Email careerservices@ssu.edu to schedule an appointment. Please include your student ID number.

“If you would like to set up a Skype appointment please contact the Career Services Department at 619-298-1829 or email us at careerservices@ssu.edu


Important Links:

Career Tools: Resume templates and blog posts.

Workshop Schedules:  Career information sessions.

Career Search Links:  Sites to help your job search.

Internship Guidelines: Internship information.

Career Assessment Tools: Match your personality to a career.

Working in the U.S. (F-1 Visa)Employment eligibility of foreign nationals.

Note: Only F-1 students who have received work authorization through their DSO are eligible for employment in the US.  Students in English language training programs are ineligible for practical training.