Maximize your job opportunities
一道本不卡免费高清Launch your career and achieve employment success with the support of CCA’s Career Development team. By providing access to tools, events, networking opportunities, and more, our team delivers invaluable resources that were created with students, alumni, and employers in mind.
Careers in arts and design
Our resources provide students with the tools and skills they need to launch creative careers and artistic practices. For best return on investment (ROI), CCA ranks as the . We’re also one of the and the (PayScale).
Careers made at CCA
Through internships, sponsored studios, and recruiting events with employers, students get front-row access to and gain invaluable experience from some of the biggest brands in the world.
Take control of your creative future
Whether we’re providing access to or finding alumni mentorship for personalized career advice, CCA is committed to helping students break into their creative fields.
Internships to opportunities
Studies have shown students who complete an internship while in school have a significantly higher rate of employment success following graduation. That’s why our Career Development team is dedicated to helping you build the to land that internship. Access a wide range of internship and career opportunities by exploring Handshake一道本不卡免费高清, CCA’s job board for students, alumni, and employers.
Get mentorship from CCA alumni
Contact us to get connected with alumni mentors who can provide individualized feedback, professional advice, inspiration, and realistic critiques related to your professional goals. During these one-on-one sessions, our alumni draw on their own experiences and expertise to give you personalized advice in areas where you need help or are looking for insights.
Tools to land your first interview
Support for CCA alumni
We want to see you succeed—during your time at CCA and long after. That’s why our team offers unlimited for up to five years following graduation. After five years, alumni can still access up to eight sessions per year. Email [email protected]一道本不卡免费高清 and include your program name and year of graduation to schedule a coaching session today.
Additional support for alumni includes access to , and CCA’s job board .
Connections launch careers
Networking is essential as you search for jobs and opportunities. It’s all about making connections with like-minded companies and professionals. Our Career Expo is a private employment job fair for CCA’s students and alumni community of designers, artists, writers, and architects to meet local and global industry-leading employers.
Career Expo in action
Meet with industry leaders
一道本不卡免费高清CCA students and alumni have many opportunities to get face-to-face with creative industry leaders. Embracing networking events, such as the Career Expo, is a critical step toward establishing your career. Explore these to learn about what to expect and how to prepare, so you can get the most out of your experience.
Career Expo 2018 participating employers
The CCA job platform
一道本不卡免费高清The is a space for CCA students and alumni to seek professional opportunities and learn more about what employers are after. Through Handshake, you can connect with potential employers, look up jobs and internships, find event information, and register for on-campus recruiting opportunities.
Handshake for employers
Over 12,000 employers use Handshake to recruit qualified candidates, manage recruitment events, and more. You can leverage CCA’s Handshake platform to your benefit, thanks to recruitment tools that identify qualified candidates for open positions and easily arrange on-campus networking activities. It’s just one of the many ways connect with the Bay Area’s top students in art and design.
Connect with students and alumni
Our Career Development team partners with industry leaders and Fortune 500 companies to provide a wide breadth of internship and career opportunities for CCA students. Take advantage of CCA’s job board to reach CCA student and alumni talent. Register and post your openings to connect with your next potential hire.
Our largest on-campus recruiting event takes place each spring. Increase your company’s visibility by joining the who have participated in past years. You can join us as an expo sponsor, as a tabling attendee, or both. to meet and interview CCA students and alumni, or if you have any further questions, you can email us at [email protected].
Expand your recruitment efforts
On-campus portfolio reviews
Arrange for on-campus reviews to streamline your hiring process with CCA students.
Industry/organization design and tech talks
Participate in speakerships to showcase your industry expertise for the CCA community.
一道本不卡免费高清Host a tour, lunch, workshop, or training at your business location to acquaint yourself and your organization with CCA students.
Host a paid internship
Identify your hiring timeline, position requirements, and resources, and our Career Development team can help you design an internship opportunity.
Other ways to engage
Ask us about sponsored projects or sponsored studios to build strong brand recognition at CCA, support innovation, foster community, and reinvigorate your organization with new energy and ideas.
Our team is standing by
We have staff dedicated to supporting students in specific programs, alumni, and even employers. We’re here to answer your questions to help grow your career.
Assistant Director for Employer Relations[email protected]
Assistant Director for Career Development, Fine Arts and Humanities[email protected]
Architecture Internship Coordinator (undergraduate)[email protected]
T. Jason Anderson
一道本不卡免费高清Architecture Internship Coordinator (graduate)[email protected]
Fine Arts Internship Coordinator[email protected]
一道本不卡免费高清Furniture Internship Coordinator[email protected]
一道本不卡免费高清Graphic Design Internship Coordinator[email protected]
一道本不卡免费高清Illustration Internship Coordinator[email protected]
一道本不卡免费高清Industrial Design Internship Coordinator[email protected]
一道本不卡免费高清Interaction Design Internship Coordinator[email protected]
Chair of Interior Design and Interior Design Internship Coordinator[email protected]
Writing and Literature Internship Coordinator[email protected]