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Career Center events

Metro State's Career Center hosts job fairs, career preparation workshops, résumé services, and many more events! Check out our offerings here for the most up to date information.

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Recurring events

Metro State's Career Center holds many recurring job fairs, info sessions, and workshops for people at any stage of their career journey.

Résumé drop-in services

Résumé Drop-in Sessions are a great place to get started. Held Wednesdays (when classes are in session) from 11:30 a.m.–1 p.m. via Zoom. Career Center staff and one of our Center for Academic Excellence writing tutors will be standing by, ready to offer suggestions and ideas on taking your resume to the next level. Join us at the Zoom link online!

Cant make it to Resume Drop In? Check out the Career Center's other résumé resources.

Academic Internship Sessions

An academic internship is one of Metro State University's creative learning strategies available to students. It is a structured, credit-bearing field experience in which a student acquires and applies knowledge and skills, while working in a responsible role within a community, business, or government setting.

Attend a virtual information session, hosted via Zoom.

Alumni Career Experience

Alumni Career Experience

Join Metro State graduates and local employers in this half day workshop geared towards job seekers who have graduated from Metro State or are about to graduate.

Diversity Networking and Job Fair

Diversity Networking and Job Fair

Join the Career Center at their annual job fair open to only Metro State students and graduates. Meet with local employers who want to hire you for their internship and employment opportunities. This event is usually hosted in September.

Government and Nonprofit Fair

Join universities across the state at the annual Government and Nonprofit Fair to find your next opportunity.

This event is typically held in October and at the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities campus. Metro Students and Alumni are invited to attend.

Law Enforcement Opportunities Fair

This annual event is the largest law enforcement, criminal justice, and corrections career fair in the metro area! Typically hosted in October at the School of Criminology and Criminal Justice - Metro State University, located in Brooklyn Park on the Hennepin Technical College campus.

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Career Center Information Sessions

Not sure what the Career Center does or how it can help you? Attend an Career Center Information Session to learn how the Career Center's services can set you onto the path of career success.

Attend a virtual information session, hosted via Zoom.

Career Ideas Festival with Jayshree Seth, presented by the Career Center and College of Sciences

Career Ideas Festival

The Career Ideas Festival is a celebration of emerging ideas in career development, our cherished partnerships, and a chance for students, alumni, staff, faculty, and employer partners to meet. Co-sponsored by Metro State’s Career Center and College of Science with support of the AANAPISI grant.