Upcoming Events

Continue to check back for Fall 2015 events and workshops!

Throughout the academic year The Center for Career Services hosts a variety of events and workshops to help you enhance your professional skills, network with employers and industry experts and develop a strategy to obtain a job or an internship.

September 2015October 2015

Part-Time Job Fair

Date: Thursday, September 10, 2015
Time: 12:00-3:00 p.m.
Location: Student Center Ballrooms

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Looking for a part-time job for the school year? Our diverse list of on- and off-campus employers are seeking both work study and non-work study students.  No registration required. 

Who Should Attend
This event is free and open to all students.


Making the Most of Career Services

Date:  Monday, September 21, 2015
Time: 2:00-3:00 p.m.
Location: Student Center - 419
Co-Sponsor: The Center for Leadership Development and Campus Connections

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Join us for an overview of what Montclair State University Career Services can do for you.  Learn who to contact for assistance in your internship and job search.

Who Should Attend
This event is free and open to all students and alumni.


Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) Information Session

Date: Wednesday, September 30, 2015
Time: 2:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Locations: Dickson Hall - Cohen Lounge

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Learn more about exciting career and internship opportunities by attending the CIA information session.  The CIA will also be conducting on-campus interviews (by invitation only) for students who apply by September 18th.  Interested candidates MUST apply via www.cia.gov. Once you have applied, send a note along with a copy of your resume to NJCIAVISIT@gmail.com.

Available Positions

Who Should Attend
All students and alumni are welcome to attend.  No registration required.  Students are required to bring their Montclair State University Student IDs.


Get a Job Through Online Networking

Date: Thursday, October 1, 2015
Time: 1:30-2:30 p.m.
Location: Dickson Hall - Cohen Lounge
Co-Sponsor:
CHSS Career Services

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Up to 80% of jobs are obtained through networking.  Learn the nuances of networking online and face-to-face.  No registration required. 

Who Should Attend
This event is free and open to all students and alumni.


Careers and Coffee

Date: Monday, October 5, 2015
Time: 5:30-6:30 p.m.
Location: Student Center - 417

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Join us for our monthly informal roundtable where we openly discuss career-related topics.  This month, we'll prepare for the Fall Career Fair, being held on 10/28, by learning the do's and don’ts on how to make the best of this annual event.  Light refreshments will be served.  Registration is required. 

Who Should Attend
This event is free and open to all students and alumni.


Career Fair Boot Camp Featuring RESUMANIA!

Date: Wednesday, October 21, 2015
Time: Stop by between 2:30-5:30 p.m.
Location: Student Center Ballrooms

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From resume critique to mock interviews, this boot camp will help you prepare for the Fall Career and Internship Fair on October 28th.  No registration required.

Who Should Attend
This event is open to all students and alumni.  Attendees should bring a copy of their resume.


Get Noticed: Effective Resume Writing

Date:  Monday, October 26, 2015
Time: 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Location: Dickson Hall - Cohen Lounge
Co-Sponsor: CHSS Career Services

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Writing an effective resume requires an understanding of both format and content, as well as the needs of an employer.  Learn how to make your resume stand-out!  No registration required. 

Who Should Attend
This event is free and open to all students and alumni.


Fall Career and Internship Fair

Date: Wednesday, October 28, 2015
Time: 2:30-5:30 p.m.
Location: University Hall - 7th Floor

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Don't miss this opportunity to explore a range of careers, network with employers, and pursue internship or career opportunities.  Attendees should dress in professional attire (suits are strongly encouraged).  Remember to prepare your resume in advance and bring plenty of copies!  No registration required.

Who Should Attend
This event is open to students, alumni and the community.


Online Workshops - available 24/7!

  • The Career Development Process learn how to choose your major and a career direction
  • Resume Writing – learn to write a traditional resume, the basis for all other resumes
  • Writing the e-resume for the web – see examples of key words, correct font usage, correct formats and more
  • Improving your interviewing skills
  • Networking – learn the art of building alliances both in person and online
  • Finding a job in tough times! Hints for surviving in this market!
  • Using LinkedIn and Twitter for the job hunt
  • Become a Career Directions "power user"!
  • plus more