College of Business Career Fairs

College of Business Career Fairs 

When and where are the Fall 2019 Fairs? 

Accounting Career Fair
Wednesday, September 4, 2019
12:00 - 3:00 pm
University Plaza Hotel
333 S John Q Hammons Parkway
College of Business Career Fair
Tuesday, September 10, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Springfield Expo Center
635 E St. Louis Street

Is a workshop required  in order to attend the Fairs?

Yes, all COB students must complete the required one hour COB Prepare for the Fair Workshop.  Workshop dates are listed below and can also be accessed on the COB homepage under COB Events.  For complete details visit COB Career Fair Student Policies.  

Are classes cancelled on Fair days?

  • Classes are NOT cancelled for the Accounting Career Fair. 
  • All College of Business classes are cancelled for the Business Fair between the hours of 9:00 a.m. – 1:59 p.m. Any classes meeting at 8:00 a.m. or 2:00 p.m. or later will be in session.

What do I wear to the Fair?

There is an official professional attire dress code for participation in either Fair.  For more information visit COB Career Fair Student Policies

A COB Suit Scholarship is also available for a limited number of participants with demonstrated financial need.  Limited funding is available each year and participation is on a first-come, first-served basis.  For more information visit COB Career Fair Student Policies

What if I’m not a business, economics or computer science major?

This fair is specifically designed to connect business, economics and computer science students with employers searching for those precise majors.  We encourage all students to attend the MSU Career Expo held in the spring semester and to utilize the many services offered within the MSU Career Center.  

What if I am a College of Business alum?

You are welcome to attend the fairs, but you must fill out the Prepare for the Fair Waiver Form to request alumni entry.  The deadline to request attendance as an alumni is Friday, September 14.  

How may I request an accommodation?

If you need an accommodation to fully participate in either the Accounting and/or COB Career Fair event, please contact Melissa Price at 417-836-4268 or email . Missouri State University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action institution.

For questions regarding either Career Fair contact Melissa Price, Director, Marketing, Communication and External Relations, or 417-836-4268. 

COB Career Fair Student Policies