Graduate Advising

Welcome to the College of Engineering!

We thank you for choosing San José State University and our College to pursue your graduate career. The Engineering Student Success Center (ESSC) is here to support you on your educational journey and to enrich your graduate experience at San José State University.

Contact Graduate Advisor

Graduate advisor, Marta R. Rodenas, is available for drop-ins and appointments:

Need help with Spartan Connect? See the Quick Start guide for setting up your own appointments.

Graduate Advising Hours


Graduate Career Counseling

Career counseling with our Graduate Career Center Engineering liaison, Carrie McKnight (

  • Schedule an appointment via Spartan Connect
    • In Spartan Connect, look under Career Center location.
    • Appointment Types: virtual or in-person (at the Career Center)