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.
See who's attending the Internship & Career Fair!


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.
See who's attending the Teacher Job Fair!


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