Our Mission

Core Purpose

To assist students with exploring career/major options, preparing them for their job search and connecting them to employment opportunities.

Vision Statement

Develop a holistic approach to career education that enables all students to thrive in the workforce of the future.

Mission Statement

The CSULB Career Development Center empowers students to become effective leaders of their personal career journeys. Through career counseling, employer connections, and professional development opportunities, we prepare them to become skilled and productive members of the local, national, and global workforce.

Value Statement

  • Purpose - Driven by meaning and intentionality in our work.
  • Equity - Committed to serving each member of our campus and community with fairness and dignity.
  • Collaboration - Working together with students, faculty, staff, community partners, and employers to strengthen the value of career services. 
  • Growth - Continually learning innovative approaches and actively seeking diverse perspectives to guide our work and maximize our impact.