Career Expo 2020 / Education Career Fair 2020 employer information

Thank you to all the employers, students, alumni, faculty, and staff who participated in this years Career Expo/Education Career Fair. Be sure to mark your calendars for next year's event!

Wednesday, February 26, 2020
12:00 p.m. — 3:30 p.m.
Springfield EXPO Center
635 E. St. Louis Street
Springfield, MO

See map and directions to Springfield Expo Center.

Career Expo/Education Career Fair 2020 is our university-wide career fair hosted each spring semester. Market your jobs and internships to undergraduate and graduate students from all Missouri State University's academic colleges.

Students from Drury University, Evangel University, Southwest Baptist University, and College of the Ozarks are also invited to attend.

Registration types and pricing

Registration type Cost
Standard rate

$350 

(Late fee: $375)

First-time employer to MSU career fair (organization has never participated in a career fair at Missouri State University)

$275

(Late fee: $300)

School district / nonprofit / government rate

$225

(Late fee: $250)

Please read the cancellation, refund, no show, & inclement weather policy. 

Timeline

9:00 a.m.— Employers may begin set up.
11:00 a.m. — Lunch served.
12:00 p.m. — Career fair begins.
3:30 p.m. — Career fair ends.

Would you like to interview students on campus? Informal interview space will be available during the Career Expo. The Career Center also offers formal interview space on campus starting the day after the career fair, February 27. On-campus interview season occurs until the beginning of April on a first-come, first-served basis. Please request on-campus interviews through JobTracks.


If you must cancel your registration, please notify our office in writing as soon as possible by emailing the Career Center (CareerCenter@Missouristate.edu) prior to February 13, 2019. Cancellations after February 13 will not receive the full refund.

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Promote your organization to students

Do you want to market your organization to students BEFORE the career fair? If so, then consider purchase an advertising banner on the The Fairs App.

Select that option when you register for the career fair OR if you have already registered, email the Career Center to request your interest in advertising on the career fair app. The cost is a $100 for special advertisement.

Graphic requirements

Ads on The Fairs App need two different advertising banners (mobile phone size AND website size) that meet the following requirements:

Web Banner Specs: Must be standard ad banner size 728x90 saved in PNG or JPG format

Mobile Banner Specs: Must be standard ad banner size 320x50 saved in PNG or JPG format

School newspaper

The campus newspaper, The Standard, also may be contacting you regarding additional advertising. Your choice to purchase additional advertising is optional.  

For more information, please contact the Career Center:
Phone: 417-836-5636
Email: CareerCenter@MissouriState.edu

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