Mission Statement

Career Development strives to engage, educate, and empower both students and alumni by providing professional resources in career planning, personal development, experiential learning, and job obtainment, equipping them for a position that will utilize their God-given strengths and gifts to impact the world for Christ.

Our Goals

Build relationships with students, alumni, prospective employers, graduate and professional schools to foster a community of learning designed to advance the career development process.

Encourage students and alumni to evaluate and explore where their strengths, interests, gifts, personality, and values overlap in an effort to make wise decisions surrounding their future.

Empower students to proactively manage their own careers by helping them develop the necessary skills in self-assessment, career/major exploration, interview preparation, resume/cover letter preparation, networking, and job search strategies.

Provide professional online resources that are easily accessible to students and alumni.

Equip students and alumni with opportunities to connect to a broad range of employers and employment information.

 

     Meet our Staff

             Our goal and purpose is to meet you where you're at and empower your steps as you move forward towards something greater.

Career Development Manager, Counselor Sara Johnson grew up in San Diego and is alum of San Diego Christian. After receiving her B.A in Psychology she went on to complete her graduate program at Auburn University. She currently holds her M.Ed. in Clinical Mental Health Counseling and loves her job working in Career Development. Before working for SDC Sara worked as a Career Counselor at Auburn University. She also worked as a mentor for student athletes where she worked one on one with athletes to help keep them on track academically in order to guarantee eligibility for season play. Her heart is to empower students with the tools and skills necessary to succeed as a God fearing professional in our culture today. She is passionate about helping students explore their strengths, personality, and interest areas as they work to understand the person God created them to be. In addition to working with students, she also works with a sex-trafficking organization called Hidden Treasures where she helps survivors through their recovery process. In her free time, she loves to play soccer, volleyball and anything and everything that involves the beach. Email scaguilar@sdcc.edu Phone: (619) 201-8726

 

Administrative Assistant/ Special Events Assistant, Chontelle Crite grew up in San Diego receiving an Associate's Degree in Liberal Arts at Grossmont College; she is currently a junior attending San Diego Christian College, (SDCC)  to obtain a B.A in music. Her goal is to become a professional artist and the owner of a Christian performing arts center. She currently works as an Administrative and Special Events Assistant in SDCC's Career Development Department. In this position she coordinates Career Fairs and College day events as well as completes daily administrative tasks. In addition Chontelle is blessed and humbled to have held a college peer advisor position in the past where she helped guide and inspire her fellow classmates. In this particular postition she helped prepare students for college with San Diego Cal-Soap. She also worked as a file clerk at Edwards Ayub Physical Clinic and a Mortgage Loan Processor Assitant at Terra Bella Financial Services, Inc. Her career has allowed her to work throughout San Diego County handling day-to-day tasks in business Administration. Chontelle is most passionate about encouraging the people around her through the performing arts and working at SDCC where her positions allow God's work to be done! Email: ccrite2014@sdcc.edu Phone: (619) 201-8726

 

 

 

 

Office Hours

Monday 2pm-5pm Set up an Appointment

Tuesday 2pm-5pm Walk-In Hours

Wednesday 9am-12pm Set up an Appointment

Thursday 9am-12pm Set up an Appointment

Friday 9am-10am and 11am-1pm Walk-In Hours