Career Services Center

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Welcome to the Career Services Center!

We're here to help you on your path to success. Whether you are undecided about your major/career or know exactly where you want to end up, if you're an SMC student enrolled in 3 or more units, the Career Services Center is a great place to map out your path. 

If you haven't signed up yet to be an SMC student, explore this website to find out about the great resources waiting for you when you start your academic journey at SMC!

Contact Us

Need direction or want to schedule an appointment? Start here!

Book an Appointment

Phone: 310-434-4337

Location: Student Services Center, S101B


In-Person and Virtual

Monday to Thursday:
8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. PT

8:30 a.m. - 2 p.m. PT

Campus holidays & closures

For Employers

Visit our Employer's Resources page to offer jobs & internships to Santa Monica College students.

Start Your Journey

Don't know where to begin? Follow the steps below. 
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Know Yourself

A variety of resources, such as counseling and a skills quiz, are available to help you get to know yourself as you prepare to gain real-world experience.

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Explore Majors & Careers

If you are actively exploring what you can do with a major, potential career options or you are making a career transition, visit our section on Career and Major Exploration.

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Get Focused

Check out internships and volunteer opportunities to give you an idea on how to get going and where to focus your attention and time at to be most effective. 

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Get the Job

Finding the perfect job, crafting your resume and knowing all the rules that go along with the process is complicated and always changing. But we’ve got your back!

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What Students Are Saying

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"Counseling 12 is a great class to take during the first year in college to get reassurance that the career/major options they are considering are aligned with the career assessment results."
Alumni Testimonial
"I've studied at other colleges even Berkeley and found SMC's career counseling services have been the best by far."
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