Job and Internship Platform for Students

Begin your job or internship search with Handshake - a practical and modern platform where College of the Desert students and alumni can find jobs, internships, and volunteer opportunities!

Once registered, you can register for career events, connect with employers, and more!

Get Hired on Handshake in Four Steps

  1. Sign up using your MyCOD credentials and download the app. 
  2. Create a profile and get personalized job recommendations.
  3. Meet with employers to learn more about company culture and open positions. 
  4. Apply in as few as two clicks. Get the job.

Reminder: Enroll in a Work Experience course once you secure a job or internship to earn college credit - it may be a required course or an elective depending on your major.  


Handshake Resources

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