Internship and Career Services


Kelly Van Zandt
Career Counselor & Experiential Learning Coordinator
(916) 278-6235

Main Office:
Lassen 1013
Walk-In-Hours: 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.


Students have three great ways to get information about careers.

  1. Learn what you can do with your major by visiting our Undergraduate Programs page
  2. Explore the Career Center website links shown on this page
  3. Visit the NSM Career Center Liaison, Kelly Van Zandt, in the Academic Advising and Career Center, Lassen Hall 1013.

Sacramento State Career Center

Sacramento State's Career Center provides Sacramento State students proactive and comprehensive career services in areas such as: career development, experiential learning, on-campus recruitment and employer relations. The College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics has a dedicated Liaison from the Career Center, Kelly Van Zandt, who is well aware of the unique opportunities that exist for our majors. The NSM Career Information Page includes links to the Career Connections website, hints on pre-professional development, and the NSM Career's List Proc.

Career Connections for Students

Search the Career Connections Website for jobs and internship opportunities. Upload resumes and portfolios. See the calendar of upcoming career counseling events.

Career Connections for Employers

Looking for hardworking, skilled, and ambitious employees? Visit the employers page on the Career Center's website where you can post full-time, part-time, internship, co-op, and volunteer positions online. Looking for someone unique? Sign up for Hornet Career Connection to post jobs, browse student resumes, and schedule recruitment events. 

National Science Foundation REU Programs

The National Science Foundation (NSF) provides millions of dollars per year to support undergraduate research programs at National Laboratories and Research Institutions.