CAREER SERVICES

Career Services serves as a resource for:

  • Students and alumni seeking assistance with career development
  • Primary point of contact for employers to connect with Mayville State students and alumni

CAREER PLANNING ASSISTANCE

Career Services provides career planning tools to help students find their career path, including one-on-one career advisement and access to career planning resources.

CAREER SEARCH ASSISTANCE

Students and alumni are offered assistance to help find appropriate and satisfying employment.  Services include:

  • Job search strategies
  • Resume and cover letter writing
  • Mock interviews
  • Information on area career fairs and on-campus employer engagement events

Contact Career Services to make an appointment or email your resume and cover letter for review.

Ready to get started with Handshake or look for on-campus student employment?

INTERNSHIPS

Mayville State University students, of any major, have the opportunity to work in a field related to their major and earn credit for their work experience. Mayville State students have completed internships across the United States in private companies, governmental agencies, and non-profit organizations. Students can begin the internship registration process by contacting Career Services.

SHARING OPPORTUNITIES WITH MAYVILLE STATE

Thank you for your interest in sharing your career and internship opportunities with us.  You may post your opportunities with Mayville State through Handshake, our online career management platform.  
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SUCCESS OF OUR GRADUATES

Career outcomes report is prepared by Career Services and details the career outcomes of past Mayville State graduates.

CAREER SERVICES PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

North Dakota Association of Career Services Professionals (NDACSP)
National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE)
American Association for Employment in Education

MISSION STATEMENT

  • To promote greater awareness within Mayville State University of issues related to the field of career planning and the world of employment, as they affect persons over their lifetimes.
  • To assist students and alumni as they engage in self-assessment, obtain occupational information, explore employment opportunities or advanced education, and to present themselves effectively as candidates.
  • Our ultimate goal is to provide resources that allow and enhance optimal placement in employment or further professional preparation for the greatest number of Mayville State University students and alumni.
Contact Information
Teri Wright
Assistant Director of the Enrollment Center
701-788-5251
teri.wright@mayvillestate.edu 

 

What’s important for my students is having the chance to advance their careers through research opportunities. They might not get or have access to those at other institutions. They can present their work at local, regional, and international levels. Imagine that scope!

- Dr. Joseph Mehus