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GC Career Fair Schedule & Employer Registration
Fall 2015/Spring 2016
Career fair calendar and details for students.

Employers can register for all on campus career fairs on Career Connection. For details on each event, please view descriptions below.

•  Part-time Job Fair, August 19, 2015
•  Senior Picnic, September 9, 2015
•  Accounting Career Fair, September 23, 2015
•  Internship Fair, October 7, 2015
•  Graduate & Professional School Fair, October 19, 2015
•  Career Opportunities Fair, Atlanta, November 19, 2015

•  Teacher Recruitment Day, January 29, 2016
•  IT Career Fair, February 10, 2016
•  Nursing & Health Sciences Career Expo, February 22, 2016
•  Career Expo & Interview Day, March 7, 2016
•  GA Association of Colleges & Employers
   College-to-Career Fair in Atlanta, April 13, 2016

Fall 2015 Career Fair & Network Events
Part-time Job Fair
August 19 - First week of classes
Campus and community employers are invited to network with students during the first week of classes.

Senior Picnic
September 9
This annual event has quickly become a tradition for graduating seniors. Senior Picnic kicks off the senior year job search to over 500 senior attendees. Employers attend Senior Picnic to promote their opportunities to seniors.  Since implementing this event in 2011, seniors use of career services has increased by over forty percent.

Accounting Career Fair
September 23
Contact Dr. Catherine Whelan in the Accounting Department for specific details. Employers who identify additional hiring needs for accounting and finance students throughout the year are encouraged to post jobs on Career Connection

Internship Fair
October 7
This casual, outdoor event is open to all employers who offer internships and professional part-time job opportunities for students. If you identify additional internship needs throughout the year, please post an internship on Career Connection.

Graduate & Professional School Fair
October 19
Accredited graduate and professional programs are invited to attend this annual event to talk with students who are considering graduate study.  Space fills quickly for this event so we recommend registering no later than October 1. We can only reserve space for graduate programs that pay at registration.

Career Opportunities Fair 
November 19
As our large employment career fair for the fall, employers can expect to meet with strong candidates from Georgia College as well as 24 other small, four-year colleges and universities in Georgia.

Spring 2016 Career Fair Events
Teacher Recruitment Day
January 29
School systems and other teaching organizations can connect with undergraduate and graduate level teaching candidates. In addition to a networking event in the morning, employers can participate in mock interviews in the afternoon.

IT Career Fair 
February 10
Student Activities Center, Magnolia Ballroom
This event is hosted by the Information System and Computer Science department at Georgia College in partnership with the College of Business and the University Career Center. If your company or department has a specific need to visit campus and see only Computer Science and Management Information Systems students for full-time jobs and internships, then this event is for you. Contact Dr. Tanya Goette if you have specific questions about this event. Employers can sign-up for this event in Career Connection

Nursing & Health Sciences Career Expo 
February 22
This annual career fair provides health care employers the opportunity to network with nursing candidates as well as students in the community health, exercise science, athletic training and pre-professional health programs.   

GC Career Expo and Interview Day
March 7

This annual event provides employers with the opportunity to talk with students in our MBA, Management, Marketing, Economics, Finance, Mass Communication, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Environmental Science, Psychology, English, Government and Sociology, Fine Arts, Criminal Justice and other business and liberal arts disciplines across campus. When you register for the spring career expo, you can make the most out of your trip to Georgia College by attending an open networking event and conducting scheduled interviews. 

College-to-Career Fair - Atlanta 
April 13  
In partnership with the Georgia Association of Colleges & Employers, this annual event provides employers with a just in time opportunity to recruit for full-time hires and interns. 

Shipping Materials to GC for Career Fairs:

If you need to ship materials to campus before an event, please send at least 1 week in advance to:

University Career Center
320 N. Wayne Street
c/o Central Shipping & Receiving
Milledgeville, GA 31061


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