Student Resources

Downtown San Jose / Campus Resources

CALMAT is located at San Jose downtown, the heart of Silicon Valley.  There are many attractions, museums, and restaurants.  Find out more about San Jose Downtown at

CALMAT has plenty of free parking, however, you might want to find out more about other parking and public transportation at this pdf file.

Educational Resources

The Online Service Center is here to provide students with resources. For individual advising, make an appointment with a Student Services Coordinator

uLearn: CALMAT Online Learning Environment
uStream CALMAT Channel: Streaming Selected CALMAT Classes

Entrepreneurial Resources

Business Info Guide: Resource & industry Information for Entrepreneurs

Entrepreneurship Foundations

Coleman Foundation
Kauffman Foundation

National Organizations

Collegiate Entrepreneurship Organization

Silicon Valley Business Organizations

San Jose Silicon Valley Chamber of Commerce
Silicon Valley Association of Startup Entrepreneurs (SVASE)

Silicon Valley Jobs

National University Student Advisor (till 08/2013) see link for detail

Opportunities @ Leap Commerce (till 06/2013)

E-commerce SDK Marketing specific qualifications:

Any of the following skills or interests make you a good fit for Leap:

  • Statistics or numerical analysis
  • Big data storage/caching/aggregation
  • Machine learning, AI
  • Algorithm development/optimization (all of the above in any language or tool set)
  • Python or PHP scripting
  • iOS or HTML/Javascript/CSS UI/UX development
  • Passion about the future of personalized commerce

Sotware Engineer specific qualifications:

As a JavaScript and PHP Developer, you will:

  • Adopt and learn an existing code base
  • Interest in troubleshooting, prioritizing and fixing bugs, as reported by users
  • Identify and design improvements, and effectively discuss those with business team
  • Cover both front and backend responsibilities, learning in either direction as required

Web application development experience with the following tools:


  • Advanced javascript
  • jQuery
  • PHP
  • FBJS, for facebook integrations
  • mysql (a little)

PREFERRED SKILLS (experience with)

  • HTML5
  • CSS3
  • RESTful web services
  • payment interfaces and licensing, e.g. PayPal

About Leap Commerce

Leap Commerce is an innovative start-up with a mission to make shopping a better experience. Formed by a core group of experts and entrepreneurs from some of Silicon Valley's most successful start-ups, our team combines excellence in the areas of ecommerce, mobile, social media, data analytics and machine learning to create a unique company with unique products that will forever transform the way we all shop. Their aim is to have fun, learn and grow while creating great products and making money! We value our highly collaborative and team oriented approach, and their work ethic promotes accountability and rewards excellence and initiative. They are always looking for smart, exceptional individuals to join our team, and they will make space for the right person. The company is based in San Francisco, California. 


Senior Android Programmer @ Pixatel

The Senior Android Programmer works as a part of the core  engineering team developing and maintaining  Pixatel's Android  Productivity Suite and the mBazaar appstore platform. The position  reports to appropriate technical lead/engineering manager.

About Pixatel

Pixatel is focused on creating next generation  solutions to help Mobile Operators and Content Providers develop deeper relationships with  their customers and enhance customer equity. Pixatel's solutions give Marketing and  Business leaders the information they need to maximize subscriber lifetime value and grow top-line revenue.


Account Executive @ Mood Media

Mood Media and Muzak are looking for motivated, creative and high-performing individuals to help us achieve our goals and shape the future of the customer experience. Compensation Details: Draw+ Commission +Bonus. Company provides an iPhone, laptop, automobile allowance, benefits, training, 401K, advancement opportunities, exotic sales incentive trips. EOE employer.

About Mood Media / Muzak

Mood Media Corporation is a leading in-store media specialist that uses a mix of music, visual and scent media to help its clients communicate with consumers with a view to driving incremental sales at the point-of-purchase.