Career Services


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Upcoming Events

MSSU Spring Career Fair

Wednesday, April 8, 2015
10:00 am – 1:30 pm
Leggett & Platt Athletic Center

The Spring Career Fair is a great opportunity to network, learn about a variety of organizations, and find great job prospects. 80+ Employers and graduate schools will be at this event to visit with you about job opportunities and the organizations they represent!

View organizations registered for the Spring Career Fair!

Thank you to the Spring Career Fair sponsors:

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Arvest Logo   snc2 logo
KC University Communication Solutions  wgc logo
Springleaf logo Wal-mart logo Jack Henry Logo
Heartland logo    

MSSU Student Professional Development Luncheons

12:20 pm – 12:50 pm
Billingsly Student Center

Learn from industry professionals on a variety of topics to help you succeed in the workplace. Free lunch is provided!

Luncheon topics and dates:

Tuesday, March 3rd (BSC 309)
Resumes & Cover Letters - How to Land an Interview
Jamie Hirshey - Human Resource Manager at Freeman Health System

MSSU Walk-in Workshops

MSSU Career Services Office, 2nd Floor Spiva Library

Stop by the Career Services Office on the Second Floor of Spiva Library for: career and resume advice, assistance creating or editing your resume, assistance researching careers, information on job shadowing and internships, or resume printing. All services and printing are available free-of-charge; no appointment is needed during workshops.

Spring 2015 Dates

Friday, March 6, 12-2 pm Thursday, April 9, 12-2 pm
Thursday, March 12, 12-3 pm Wednesday, April 15, 12-2 pm
Thursday, March 26, 12-2 pm Friday, April 17, 12-2 pm
Friday, April 3, 12-3 pm Thursday, April 23, 12-2 pm
Tuesday, April 7, 12-3 pm Friday, May 1, 12-2 pm

MSSU Education Career Fair

Thursday, March 12, 2015
1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Billingsly Student Center Ballroom

The Education Career Fair is a great opportunity to network, learn about a variety of organizations, and find great job prospects. Semi-private interview stations will be available in addition to the fair.  Some schools will be conducting on-site candidate screenings.

View schools registered for the Education Career Fair!

MSSU Dress for Success Professional Clothing Giveaway

Tuesday, March 31, 2015
9:00 am - 5:00pm
Billingsly Student Center Ballroom

NEW IN 2015! Build your professional wardrobe with free clothing donated by community members. Volunteers will be on hand to help you select a free outfit for the Spring Career Fair and interviews.

MSSU Career Fair Cram

Wednesday, April 1, 2015
3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Billingsly Student Center Ballroom

Cram for the ultimate final... Starting your career.  Visit booths to ensure you are fully prepared for the Spring Career Fair.  Stations include resume and cover letter critique by area professionals, mock interviews, handshake tips, how to tie a tie, and many more.

MSSU Etiquette Dinner and Networking Event

Monday, April 6, 2015
5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Billingsly Student Center Ballroom

Learn the ins and outs of dinner etiquette in a fun environment with presenters form the business community.  Formal dinner and presentation is free for MSSU students and alumni; RSVP required by April 1st.  Cost is $10 for guests; please RSVP in the Career Services Office.