Career Education & Professional Development (CEPD)

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Career Education & Professional Development

CEPD Information during COVID-19

Career Education & Professional Development (CEPD) is operating remotely. Part-time physical office hours will resume starting July 15.

All services will continue to be offered virtually. For more information, click here

All of our resources are available online:



About Us

The Center for Career Education & Professional Development is a decentralized career center in the David Nazarian College of Business and Economics staffed by professionals who assist students and alumni with their experiential learning, career exploration, and career networking needs. Our model is grounded in business-specific career development, experiential learning, employer relations, and connections with the community.

View our Annual Report (PDF), which highlights CEPD services, programs, and events. 
Previous Annual Report: 2018/2019 Annual Report (PDF)

Steven M. Pushkin Endowment

The Steven M. Pushkin Endowment generously supports the Career Education & Professional Development Center in its efforts to prepare students for their professional endeavors.  The Endowment was established in 1992 in memory of Steven Mark Pushkin '88, an alumnus of the David Nazarian College of Business and Economics at California State University, Northridge.