Career Services


Be a part of our next event!

Spring Career Fair

Wednesday, April 9, 2014
10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Leggett & Platt Athletic Center

Sponsor Registration: $250 *limited quantity available
Sponsor level registration includes a 6 or 8 foot table, complimentary lunch, company logo in event program and on website, company information listed on banners, posters, and in campus newspaper advertisement. 

Standard Registration:
Standard registration  includes a 6 or 8 foot table, complimentary lunch, and program and website listing.
Business & Industry $150 
Graduate School Recruitment $150
Government and Nonprofit $100
Registration includes a 6 or 8 foot table and complimentary lunch.

View a list of registered employers here.

Biomedical Science Careers Fair

Thursday, April 10, 2014
2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Billingsly 3rd Floor Ballroom
*Available only to schools offering degrees in Biomedical Science fields
$75 registration includes 6 or 8 foot table, listing in the event program, listing on the event website, and a light dinner.

View a list of registered schools here.

Thank you to our Spring Career Fair Sponsors!

Arvest Buckeye Communication Solutions, LLC Downstream Casino Resort EFCO
Enterprise rent-a-car Farmers Insurance Jack Henry & Associates INC Legacy Farm and Lawn MEA
Modern Woodmen O'Reilly Auto Parts Peerless Southwest Missouri Bank The Joplin Globe
Tower Loan Wyandotte Casino Downsteam Casino Resort    


Introduce your company or school to the best and brightest students and alumni. Missouri Southern State University offers a variety of events designed to help students prepare for the workforce. Participation in career-prep events offers the opportunity to peak student interest before the career fair. MSSU currently has over 5,700 students enrolled and over 1,600 attended career events last year. Sponsorship opportunities include: Spring Career Fair, Career Prep Luncheons, Career Fair Crams, and Etiquette Dinners.

Career Fairs $250 per fair

Wednesday, April 9, 2014
Career Fair sponsorship builds brand recognition with students, faculty, and staff. Sponsor level registration includes a 6 or 8 foot table, complimentary lunch, company logo in event program and website, company information listed on banners, posters, and campus newspaper.

Career Prep Luncheons $100 per lunch

Spring 2014 and Fall 2014
Reach students in an intimate atmosphere, luncheons attract 75-150 students per event. Students enjoy the casual and interactive environment. Sponsorship includes a three-minute company introduction which can be an individual presentation, or we will be happy to show a video on your behalf. Company information will be distributed to visitors upon arrival.

Career Fair Cram $100 per event

Wednesday, April 2, 2014
The Career Fair Cram offers a fun and fast-paced environment for students to fine-tune their skills before the career fair. Stations include mock interviews, resume critique, how to tie a tie, networking, and many more. Company logo will be used in promotional materials, displayed during event, and materials will be included in visitor packets. If interested, sponsors can man a station to meet students in a casual environment and share career-related advice.

Etiquette Dinner and Networking 101 $100 per event

Thursday, March 27, 2014
Students learn how to successfully navigate business dinners and networking events. Sponsor logo will be included on table tents and marketing material.