Career Fair Student Guide

Employers are looking for talent like you. Get prepared so you can be confident!

  • want to work in a school?

    2017 Minnesota Education Job Fair

    Friday, April 21st from 10am-3pm | Minneapolis Convention Center

    Interact with nearly 225 school districts/employers for great jobs in Education!

    • Open to students and alumnae licensed to teach by December 2017. Nurses, OT, PT, ASL majors and social workers or counselors certified to work in schools may also attend.
    • Interviews until 5pm
    • Pre-registered attendees will be provided with a FREE box lunch
    • Get the app! Research employers and see the layout.
    • For preparation materials like: Teacher Portfolios, District Applications, Education Credentials and Resume Samples: Log in to D2L. Choose "Useful Links" then "Self-Enrollment Courses" then "Career Development Resources." Once you've chose the course, Click on "Content".

    Pre-registration by April 19th in CdC 460 or download and mail registration form. Registration cost is $20. Cash or check. Questions? 651-690-8890 or

  • Get Ready With Walk-in Assistance

    Tools to Help You Be Confident

    Prep To Do List:

    • Write Resume - Go to walk-in hours or make an appointment for a professional review. Career counselors can help you be prepared.
    • Develop Elevator Speech - Watch videos for tips, practice saying it out loud
    • Prepare Your Clothing - Find affordable, professional clothing from links below
    • Watch the Career Fair video below for tips to work the fair to your advantage

    You've got this!