The Ohio State University Spring Career Fair will be held on Tuesday, February 21st from 10am-3pm in the Ohio Union Grand Ballroom and Performance Hall. The event is open to all current Ohio State University students and alumni and provides an opportunity for students to network with employers and learn about internship and career opportunities. 185 organizations, from the private, government, and nonprofit sectors will be attending .
Those interested in government careers will find over 20 federal, state, and local agencies including the U.S. Department of Justice, and U.S. Department of State. STEM students, particularly those interested in health and medical related careers, will be able to network with over a dozen research hospitals, laboratory research companies, and medical services providers. Other scientific organizations such as Los Alamos National Labs, and Hill Air Force Base offer substantive career opportunities in research.
Those seeking careers with major Fortune 500 companies will find big names such as Capital One, Coca Cola, Dell, Ford Motor, NetJets, and Oracle in attendance, while those interested in data analytics and technology can also meet with companies such as Epic, HealthEdge, Mu Sigma, and
Walmart eCommerce. The marketing communications industry is represented by companies such as Falls Communication, Mindstream, and Resource/Ammirati. Those seeking opportunities in non-profits and education can network with organizations such as Teach For America, City Year, and the Peace Corp. Add in retailers such as Abercrombie and IKEA and newer, cutting edge companies such as Bark Box and Jellyvision, this fair truly provides something for nearly everyone.
Students can research the roster of attendees either at the event website http://go.osu.edu/springcareerfair or through the OSUCareerFair+ phone app