Employer Resources

Connect with the outstanding talent at CCA. The Career Development team partners with industry-leading companies and organizations to deliver internship and career opportunities for great CCA candidates. Join us!

Read testimonials to learn what employers are saying about our students and alumni, and join the growing list of companies and organizations interested in CCA by connecting with Career Development today.

Getting Started

CCA's Office of Career Development offers a variety of employer services designed to connect companies and organizations with talented CCA students and alumni.

The Job Board at CCA Works is the first step in reaching the amazing CCA student and alumni talent.
Register and post today!**

Employer Information Tables: Tuesdays from 11 a.m. to noon in San Francisco. Free of charge and centrally located to attract student attention. A great way to start building your brand and presence at CCA. Reservations required through Career Development.

Career Expo: Our largest career-related fair is scheduled for February 20, 2015. Registration closes February 13, 2015.

On-Campus Portfolio Reviews: We can arrange for on-campus reviews to streamline your hiring process with CCA students.

Industry/Organization Art and Tech Talks: A chance to showcase your industry expertise for the CCA community .

Career Treks: An excellent opportunity to meet stellar CCA students by hosting a tour, lunch, or training at your business location. Career Development will be your partner in making this happen. Email us today to become one of our Career Trekking organizations.

Would you like the opportunity to provide quick career mentoring? Then ask us about ways to participate in résumé or portfolio review teaching sessions, or both, and share your hiring expertise and spot a rising star.

Design an internship to benefit your organization and a CCA student: Career Development can assist you in the process.

To get started with CCA, first identify your hiring timeline, position requirements, and resources, and then match those requirements with the services appropriate to your recruitment needs.

Ask us about Sponsored Projects or Sponsored Studios to build a strong brand at CCA and support the innovation growth you need.

For Immediate Hiring Needs

List a job or internship through our job board at CCA Works, and connect with the creative talent pool of registered CCA student and alumni. Contact our office for suggestions on reaching talent directly. Note that many programs require all internships be paid.

To best determine the type of position listing that may be right for you, please review the employer internship guidelines, and read the Employer FAQ for additional information.

Ask about Weekly Picks options for freelance and short-term roles.

For More Projected Recruitment Needs

Meet and interview CCA's creative leaders of tomorrow by reserving a table at our annual Career Expo.

Held in the spring, this private job fair is an excellent recruitment opportunity for companies and organizations to connect face to face with CCA's talented students and alumni.

Registration for this valuable resource is simple.

Increase your company's visibility and join the list of recruiters who have participated in past years.

Additional spring 2015 event schedules are being finalized now, and will be posted shortly. If you have a program you are interested in offering, contact us at careers@cca.edu.

OPT Information (Employers Hiring INTL Students)

Employers have different levels of familiarity with hiring international students and OPT. The OPT Information for Employers handout is meant as an overview of OPT for employers who might not be familiar with it.

It is also a resource for students to help discuss your work authorization with potential employers.

Getting Involved @ CCA

Expand your recruiting partnership strategies by participating in one of the many professional development opportunities offered to the CCA community by the Career Development Office.

Each semester, we host a variety of events for our students and alumni such as tech talks, portfolio development workshops, business skills for artists, and more.

Contact the Career Development Office today for more information on how to connect with the campus community.

Also, consider making a one-time or annual gift to CCA's Career Development Office.

Contact the Advancement Office at 510.594.3784 or Career Development at careers@cca.edu for more details on sponsorship options.

Excellent opportunities are always available to sponsor Career Expo each spring. This is one of the highest visibility events on campus and an excellent marketing opportunity for your organization.

Sponsoring ranges are available at various levels. Contact Career Development directly for details.

Contact Us

Please contact the Career Development Office with any questions about our valuable services: careers@cca.edu