Career Center

The Palm Desert Campus of Cal State San Bernardino offers career services to all students. It is located in the Indian Wells Center for Educational Excellence Building (IW), Room 102.


The Career Center at California State University, San Bernardino empowers students and alumni to develop a lifelong skill set for an ever-changing labor market through exploration, programming, and experiential learning opportunities to meet their personal and professional goals.

About Us

Whether you are exploring a career, seeking a new opportunity, or looking to expand your professional network and connect with fellow Coyotes, CSUSB is committed to helping you achieve your professional goals.

The CSUSB Career Center provides services and resources to all students and alumni. Our staff meet with students and alumni to help identify skills, interestes and values, as well as explore career opportunities. Learn more about what we do and how we can support you. We look forward to helping you, wherever you are in your career journey!

Career Services

  • Resume
  • Cover Letter
  • Career Planner
  • Job Search
  • Internships
  • Interview Skills
  • Career Assessments
  • Major Exploration
  • Graduate School
  • LinkedIn
  • Networking

Meet the Counselor

Oscar Fonseca, Career Counselor
Oscar Fonseca
IW 111, (760) 341-2883 x78243
Staff Biography


Schedule an Appointment 

Career Center appointment

Hours of Operation

8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.

  • Monday & Tuesday: Walk-Ins: 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. and 1:30-4:00 p.m.
  • Wednesday & Thursday: Scheduled Appointments
  • Friday: 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.



Be sure to utitlize Handshake to search for internships and career opportunities. 

Also, the document below contains a list of current internship, volunteer and employment opportunities available for PDC students:



For collaboration opportunities, please email Oscar Fonseca, Employer Relations, or visit the CSUSB Career Center's Employers/Partners page.

How have PDC students benefited from the PDC Career Center?

"I just wanted to thank you for all the support; from creating my resume to obtaining an internship. You helped boost my confidence and become prepared for future opportunities. Overall, it was a great experience talking to you."

"Oscar's passion for higher education inspired me to pursue my lifelong dream. He truly works closely with you to make sure you take advantage of all the opportunities given to you."

"Oscar has helped me with everything from improving my resume and submitting internship applications, to helping me expand my network. Oscar has been a phenomenal resource and friend to me."

Congratulations to Alan Garcia, a PDC senior majoring in administration, with a concentration in accounting, who recently accepted a position in the finance and human resources department at FIND Food Bank!

Career Center student gets job at FIND Food Bank photo