Career Events

SPRING 2015 CAREER FAIRS

Internship & Career Fair
Thurs., February 12, 2015, 12:30-4:30 p.m.
Waco Convention Center

*Hosted by Career & Professional Development

University-wide career fair for Baylor students seeking full-time and internship employment opportunities in a variety of industries.


Accounting Career Day
Fri., February 13,2015
Cashion Academic Center, 5th Floor

*Hosted by Baylor Accounting Department

Career Day for current accounting students seeking internships in spring 2015 and summer 2015.


Teacher Job Fair
Thurs., March 5, 2015
*10:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon: Student browsing
*12:00 to 3:00 p.m.: 0n-site interviews
Cashion Academic Center, 5th Floor

*Hosted by Career & Professional Development

Job fair for Baylor students, alumni, and the community seeking teaching opportunities.


Marketing and Professional Selling Career Fair
Wed., March 25, 2015, 4:00-6:00 p.m.
Cashion Academic Center, 5th Floor

*Hosted by Center for Professional Selling


Work in Waco Job Fair
Wed., April 22, 2015, 1:00-4:30 p.m
Waco Convention Center, McLennan Room

*Hosted by Work In Waco

Representatives from Waco businesses will recruit for internships, summer jobs, part-time jobs and full-time employment opportunities in the local area. The job fair is a collaborative effort between Baylor, MCC, TSTC, University Center at MCC, and the Greater Waco Chamber of Commerce.


WORKSHOPS:

Learn to Write a Résumé
Take the guesswork out of writing your résumé.
Date, Time, Location: TBD

Interview with Confidence
Learn tips and strategies for interview to get the internship or job.
Date, Time, Location: TBD

Prepare for the Internship & Career Fair
Learn what to expect, how to prepare, and what you can do to make the most of the career fair.
Date, Time, Location: TBD

How and Why to Find an Internship
Learn how to search for an internship, research employers, prepare your résumé, and more.
Date, Time, Location: TBD

Job Searching with Social Media/LinkedIn
Learn to use social media effectively to locate job leads.
Date, Time, Location: TBD

Transitioning from College to Career
Learn to identify and implement successful workplace habits for the first year of employment and beyond.
Date, Time, Location: TBD

Is Graduate School Right For Me and How Do I Choose a Program? Learn about admissions criteria, how to select a program, and navigating online resources.
Date, Time, Location: TBD

How Do I Pay for Graduate School?
Learn about assessing financial costs, loans, and making smart financial decisions.
Date, Time, Location: TBD

How Do I Apply to Graduate School and What Makes a Strong Application?
Learn about requesting letters of recommendation, writing personal statements, and identifying prospective faculty research mentors.
Date, Time, Location: TBD

How Do I Prepare for the GRE?
Learn about sections of the GRE, how to access sample quesitons and practice tests, and pros and cons of GRE Prep Courses.
Date, Time, Location: TBD

Professional Networking Dinner
Professional relationships are developed in a variety of situations, including lunches, receptions, dinners and fundraisers. Do you have the tools you need to stand out?
Date, Time, Location: TBD


Additional CPD Services Include:


Walk-in résumé reviews
• Career coaching appointments
Résumé & cover letter critiques
• Employer information sessions