Career Education & Professional Development (CEPD)

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Career Education & Professional Development

CEPD Information during COVID-19

Career Education & Professional Development (CEPD) Center will be closed starting Wednesday, March 18, however, services will continue electronically. 

For students planning to take the 498c internship course over Summer or Fall, we are running Internship Orientation Workshops online.

Appointments may be scheduled on Handshake via phone or video (zoom).

If you would like a resume critique, email your resume as a Word Document to craig.oka@csun.edu or danielle.rodriguez@csun.edu.

Many of our resources are available online:
Handshake – apply for jobs/internships and access our services and resources
VMock – immediate resume, LinkedIn, and elevator pitch critique
Vault – research companies, internship programs, and career guides

About Us

The Center for Career Education & Professional Development is a centralized 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. 

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.