Career & Community Engagement

The Dean of Students Office supports CIIS students in the process of career exploration and decision making, helping them to identify employment opportunities that are related to their academic programs, levels of experience, training, theoretical orientation, goals, and interests. Professional development workshops are offered throughout the academic year, and individual support on résumé preparation, job searches, interviewing skills, and entrepreneurship is available by appointment. Students can view a collection of resources, make career coaching appointments and sign up for the career opportunities listserv on the Career & Community Engagement page of MyCIIS, under the Student Life tab (

Notice To Employers

If you are an employer seeking to post positions with us; please note that we encourage you to post your available volunteer, internship, and employment positions through This platform will allow you to reach a broad audience of social impact professionals, including our students, alumni, and friends. You can also email us to post your job on our internal jobs listserv. This is regularly sent to students! Even better send us your job listing link from Idealist with a brief description. 

The Career & Community Engagement staff can be reached by phone: (415) 575-6118 or by email:


Thanks to a partnership with Resume Target, a professional resume writing service, California Institute of Integral Studies, is pleased to offer access to career related information and premium resume templates.

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