Health Professions Career Fair information for students

Frequently asked questions

Who may attend the career fair?

The Health Professions Career Fair is for students in academic programs such as— 

  • Physical Therapy
  • Nursing
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Physician Assistant
  • Communication Sciences and Disorders

You’ll learn about potential internship or full-time employment opportunities and make valuable contacts.

This career fair also is open to undergraduate students studying—

  • Cell and Molecular Biology
  • Dietetics
  • Exercise and Movement Sciences

Are alumni welcome to attend?

Yes. Graduates of all Missouri State health profession programs are welcome to attend the career fair.

Is registration required?

Yes, Pre-registration to the Career Fair is required. You will need to have your profile in Handshake in public mode. It's recommended that you upload your résumé into Handshake so that résumé will be included in the Résumé Books created for the employers who attend the Career Fair. 

Please title your résumé as such: First Name Last Name_Major Resume Book Fall 2020.

Does it cost to attend the career fair?

No, the career fair is free to attend, but registration is required.

Which employers are attending the career fair?

Use your BearPass to log into Handshake and review the employers attending. 

How can I get help preparing my résumé or having it reviewed?

Contact the Career Center in Carrington Hall 309. Virtual drop-in hours are offered this semester for résumé assistance and reviews.

Are classes cancelled on the day of the career fair?

No, classes are not cancelled for the Health Professions Career Fair.