Career Fairs

2018 -2019 Fairs:

Below are the events coming up for Spring of 2019. Also listed are the events held in Fall 2018, the 2019 dates will be added as we receive them.

Career Events for Spring 2019:

These departmental events are for positions directly related to the course of study. Registration is handled by each academic department.

  • Accounting Leadership Expose
    Thursday, February 21st 10:00 am - 12:00 pm - BAS Building S326
    For more information contact
  • Aerospace Career Fair
    Thursday, February 28th 9:00 am - 3:00 pm - New Science Building
    Meet with students in our Department of Aerospace. Registration is available now on Lightning CareerLink.
  • Agriculture Career Fair
    Wednesday, February 27th 10:00 am - 2:00 pm - Stark Agriculture Building Lobby
    The School of Agriculture is excited to host a career fair for students seeking internships and full-time positions. Meet with students from the following majors: Animal Science, Agribusiness, Fermentation Science, Horse Science, Plant & Soil Science. Department faculty will be available to answer questions about programs as well. Registration is now available on Lightning CareerLink.
  • B.E.S.T
    Wednesday, March 20th 10:00 am-2:00 pm - Student Union Ballroom
    Annual Jones College of Business Career Fair. Registration is now available on Lightning CareerLink.
  • Criminal Justice Networking and Information Exchange
    Wednesday, March 20th 10:00 am - 2:00 pm James Union Building
    The Annual Criminal Justice Networking and Information Exchange is designed to give future professionals in Police, Courts, Corrections, and Security the opportunity to meet and converse with a variety of current professionals in those fields without the added stress of job-seeking. This is intended to be a professional networking event or meet-and-greet for area students and professionals in careers related to the criminal justice system. No resumes will be exchanged and no hiring interviews will be scheduled. Information regarding the application process is permitted. Contact for more information
  • HIRETENNESSEE Multi-School Alumni Career Fair
    Thursday April 25th, 2019 11:00 am - 2:30 pm
    HIRETENNESSEE is the premier job fair for alumni from the area's top universities and colleges, to meet, network and get hired by the best companies looking to hire for full-time positions. All majors, degrees and industries! (Accounting, Consulting, Education, Engineering, Finance, Health-care, Government or non-profit, Investment Banking, Marketing, Media, Sales or Technology). For questions contact Jeff Nortman Register here!
  • MTSU Teacher Candidate Recruitment Fair
    Wednesday, May 1st Time and Place TBD
    Information coming soon. Please reach out to to be added to the list for notifications.
  • Non-Profit Volunteer and Internship Fair
    Tuesday, April 2nd 10:30 am -1:30 pm Student Union Atrium
    Non-profits and government agencies can meet with students looking to make a difference in the community! Registration is open on Lightning CareerLink.
  • Recording Industry Management Fair
    Tuesday, February 26th
    Contact Melissa Wald for more information.


Career Events for Fall 2018

All registration and cost information is for employers.

  • Student Employment Fair 
    Thursday, August 30th, 11:00 am - 2:00 pm Student Union Commons. 
    The event's mission is to connect students with employers in the area who offer part-time jobs that are flexible to accommodate students' class schedules and academic commitments. Registration is $75.
    Registration is now open on Lightning CareerLink.
  • Meet the Firms
    Thursday September 6th, 2018 4pm-7pm
    This annual event connects Accounting students with Accounting firms. Email for more information. 
  • Jones College of Business Internship Fair
    Tuesday, September 25th, 2018 9am - 11am
    Meet with students from the Jones College of Business interested in completing internships in the upcoming year. Email for more information. 
  • Engineering Technology Career Fair
    Wednesday, September 26th, 12pm - 6pm
    Take this opportunity to meet with Engineering Technology and Mechatronics students. Registration is now open on Lightning CareerLink.
  • Chemistry and Pre-Professional Fair
    Thursday, September 27, 2018 1pm-4pm
    Email for more information. 
  • Concrete and Construction Networking event
    Wednesday, October 10th, 2018 1pm-4pm 
    A career fair with an emphasis on career exploration and networking. Come set up a table, brand your company at MTSU, and meet students majoring in Concrete Industry Management and Construction Management. Contact to register.
  • Risk Management & Insurance Career Fair
    Thursday, October 18th 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
    2nd and 3rd floor of the BAS Building
    Take this opportunity to meet with students in our Risk Management & Insurance program! Email for more information.
  • Fall Career Fair
    Wednesday, October 24th, 12pm-3pm
    Our annual Fall Career Fair is the largest and only campus-wide recruiting event. Meet over 800 students interested in full-time and intership positions. Deadline to register is October 1st.
    Click here for more information.
  • Graduate Business Student Fall Career Fair
    Friday, November 2, 2018 1 pm- 4 pm
    This fair will be an excellent opportunity to meet and recruit exceptionally qualified candidates who are Jones College of Business graduate students and recent graduates from the graduate programs within our college with Master degrees in Business Administration, Management, Accounting, Information Systems, Economics, and Finance.
    Questions? Please contact Allyson Baugh at or call 615-898-2964.
  • IT Connect Fair
    Friday, November 9, 2018 1pm-4pm
    A career fair specifically for Information Systems and Computer Science Students. This fair will take place at the Miller Education Center (503 E. Bell St., Murfreesboro, TN 37130). Registration for employers will open mid-summer. For more information click here.
  • MTSU Teacher Candidate Recruitment Fair
    Wednesday, December 12, 2018 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
    MTSU Teacher Candidate Recruitment Fair exclusively for the MTSU College of Education December graduates. Contact for more information. 


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Please Note:  MTSU no longer participates in the Nashville Area Career Fairs Consortium's College to Career Fair and Teacher Recruitment Fair for spring semester.

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