Career Center

Make your career statement

The Missouri State University Career Center empowers all MSU Bears for lifelong career success by providing career development services.

The Career Center is committed to ensuring our services and events are inclusive and accessible to all students. If you need an accommodation, please email or call 417-836-5636. For more information, please visit our page on diversity, equity, and inclusion.

  • Fall 2021 Resume and Cover Letter Drop-In Hours

  • Check out our appointment scheduler

    To schedule Career Center appointments: Log into your free Handshake profile; select Appointments from the Career Center menu.

  • InterviewStream virtual mock interviews

    Practice your job interview skills with a "virtual interviewer." Select your questions and record your practice interview. InterviewStream is free to MSU students and alumni.

  • Congratulations Bear Grads!

    Great job, graduates! Please complete this brief survey to let us know your plans for after graduation. Are you still looking for a job, trying to figure out your next steps? The Career Center provides all of our services to alumni, and they're free!

Learn more about making appointments with the Career Center. You may schedule an appointment through Handshake or by calling our office at 417-836-5636.

Upcoming events

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Job search toolkit

Learn how to search for internships and full-time jobs, create résumés and CVs, write application letters, network, interview, prepare for graduate school, and more.

Career planning toolkit

Learn about taking career assessments, exploring majors and careers, researching employers and industries, gaining experience, and more.

Career Center blog