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/ Event Coordinator, Veronica Tooson is a junior at San Diego Christian College. She is a Psychology major at San Diego Christian College with a plan to become a licensed Clinical Psychologist specializing in treating women with Eating Disorders. In the future she hopes to develop a treatment facility where women can go to recover from Eating Disorders and also be a disciple in the Lord. She is enthusiastic about serving the Lord and the students of SDCC in any way she can. She currently works at San Diego Christian College as the Administrative Assistant/ Event Planner where she is in charge of planning the Graduate Fair and performs various other tasks. She also works at a Financial Firm as an Official Assistant. In the past Veronica has been blessed with ample experience in the job field. She has worked as a front desk manager at a beach side Hotel on Coronado Island where she managed the hotel by herself performing various tasks ranging from everyday hotel basics to basic hotel accounting. She has also worked for a high-end company in Solana Beach where she planned events. Veronica is so excited about encouraging both students and alumni by providing her assistance to them anyway she can. She is excited to help students fulfill God's calling on their lives by helping equip them for a position that will utilize their God-given strengths and gifts to impact the world for Christ. Email: vtooson@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 has successfully coordinated Career Fair and College day events as well as daily administrative task. In addition Chontelle is blessed and humbled to he in the position to help guide and inspire her fellow classmates. In the past Chontelle has had the opportunity to experience holding a position for counseling and administration. This was her favorite position that allowed her to grow as a high school counselor helping prepare them for college with San Diego Cal-Soap, as a college peer advisor. She has 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 through out San Diego County handling day-to-day task of business Administration. Chontelle is 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