Career / Transfer Center

​Career/Transfer Center

Welcome to the Career/Transfer Center!

Thank you for visiting the Career Transfer Center (CTC). We are located on the 2nd floor of the Student Center across from the Counseling Department in SC-216A. Through this website, you can learn about the services we offer in our center. We highly encourage you to visit us as soon as you begin your studies at SJCC. It is never too early to begin planning for your transfer to a four-year college or university.


Student Learning Outcomes:

Based on participation in Career/Transfer Center activities students will be able to:

    • Identify various services offered through the Career/Transfer Center
    • Recognize colleges/universities offering transfer admission agreements/ guarantees to SJCC students
    • Understand the elements of a transfer admission agreement/guarantee
    • Describe the minimum eligibility for transfer to a UC/CSU system
    • Use online career assessment tools for exploration and assessment


Mission Statement:

The Career/Transfer Center is committed to supporting our students in achieving their educational life goals by promoting their career development and transfer to a four-year institution. To achieve this, we provide quality and comprehensive resources, activities, and services that foster equity, life-long learning and career/transfer success in our nurturing environment.


Click on this link to check out our new calendar of events.​​

Upcoming Student Workshops & Events:

 The Career/Transfer Center and the METAS department will be cohosting a NASA Info session for summer internships and upcoming job shadowing opportunities. 

Date:        WED, February 15, 2017

Time:        1-3 pm

Location:  Career/Transfer Center SC216A


San Jose City College & Evergreen Valley College invites you to participate in the Historically Black College & Universities Event

     Date: Thursday, February 16, 2017

     Time: 10 AM - 1PM

     Location: San Jose City

     Sign up to register at:

     More information: SJ_EVC_Caravan_ Flyer.pdf


METAS will be hosting "Family Day" at UC Santa Cruz, Family Day/Dia De La Familia,  provides SJCC students and their families with important information about transferring to UC campuses. Participants will hear from UC Santa Cruz students and campus representatives at sessions on admissions, college life, financial aid, and other resources that can assist in transitioning to a four-year university.  Sessions will be offered in bilingual format for Spanish speakers. This event is hosted by the METAS Program.

     Date: Saturday, February 28, 2017

     Bus Load time at SJCC:  7:45 am

     Event Time: 8:00 am – 3:00 pm

     Location: UC Santa Cruz Campus

Raffle Prizes & Free Continental Breakfast & Lunch.

Register online at:

Family Day Flyer_print_copy_2.pdf


Student Resources


Robert N. Chang Scholarship Criteria Flyer Final.pdf

Robert N. Chang Scholarship Application 2016.pdf


 Transfer Admission Agreements / Guarantees



Enroll in Career/Guidance Courses:

This course relates to the exploration and investigation of occupations and emphasizes the attainment of life-long success in academic, professional and personal development. Students will complete assessments, interpret and analyze each in order to begin the setting of realistic personal and career goals. Required employment skills will be introduced and practiced. Students will research, review and focus on the resources, skills and tools to successfully enter today's labor market as well as looking at the expected level of technological experience expected in various work settings.

Career Resources

The resources below offer an excellent way to get started on career and major exploration.

Bus Tours

The Career/Transfer Center coordinates spring transfer bus tours to different university campuses. To participate in a future tour, please complete the form below and indicate your interest.

​Contact Us

Spring 2017

Hours of Operation

9:00 am - 5:00 pm

9:00 am - 12:00 pm


Student Center, 2nd Floor, Room SC-216A




Career/Transfer Center Staff

Lezra Chenportillo
Career Transfer Counselor

Carol Vasquez
Program Coordinator

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