CBAT Career Fair

The College of Business and Technology Career Fair, one of the premier recruiting events within the life of the college, is held annually near the end of February.

Employers representing a cross-section of industry, including technology, engineering, banking, financial management and services, energy, public safety, insurance, government, and retail, typically attend this event. Over the past three years, we have welcomed approximately 27-75 employers to campus, affording them the opportunity to interact with 275-400 students regarding full-time and internship opportunities within their organizations.

Usually the event is held in the Culp Center Ballroom on campus and extends from 10 AM-2 PM.


EMPLOYER INFORMATION:

If you are an employer and would like to register for our event or have questions regarding the CBAT Career Fair, please contact:

Lisa Pierce, (423) 439-5300, or via email at  OR Melinda LaPrade, CBAT Coordinator of Career Services (423-439-5656) or via email at

REGISTRATION INFORMATION FOR 2015:  

PLEASE NOTE:  IF YOU NEED TO BE INVOICED, PLEASE CONTACT LISA PIERCE AT or 423-439-5300.

REGISTRATION LINK

If you have questions, please contact .

Registration fee for CBAT Career Fair 2015:  Pending
(2014 Fee:  $145)  
Includes 1 table, 2 chairs, meals (break for 2; 2 lunch passes)


STUDENT/ALUMNI INFORMATION:

If you are a currently enrolled full-time or part-time student or an alumnus from the College of Business and Technology, you are welcome to attend CBAT Career Fair. Preparation equals success when it comes to career fair attendance. Here are some helpful hints to ensure a successful career fair experience:

  • Research employers of interest prior to your arrival, you need to dress professionally--wear a suit
  • Bring lots of error-free resumes
  • Prepare a brief "infomercial" about yourself
  • Shake hands with a firm handshake, and
  • Bring a fantastic smile and GREAT ENTHUSIASM!


SAVE THE DATE!!! 

If you would like to be included on the mailing list for our 2015 event,

please email with your contact information.


CBAT Career Fair 2015: 

WED., Feb. 18, 2015 from 10 AM-2 PM, Culp Center Ballroom (projected time) 

(Snow Date:  Feb. 25, 2015) from 10 AM-2 PM, Culp Center Ballroom


2014 Corporate Sponsors:

 

Exel Logistics  Mahle logo
Denso logo Northwestern Mutual
 Pal's Logo

 

Corporate Sponsor Program mission: 

To enhance relationship building between our students and the business community as well as to promote corporate brand to current students and alumni. 

Corporate Sponsors prove vital to a successful career fair experience and partner with the College on programming as well as interact with our students in meaningful ways before and during our annual career fair.   If you are interested in learning more, please contact or  and we will be happy to send you information about our corporate sponsor program.


Employers registered to attend, thus far, include:  Keep checking for list in January 2014!

Click here for handout on "Using Career Fair as an Effective Job Search Strategy."

Click here if you would like to view the video workshop entitled "Using Career Fair as an Effective Job Search Strategy."

Check out some employers who have participated in past career fairs at right!

CBAT-Career Services Events
 

Eastman
Eastman Chemical Company

IRS
IRS

Target
Target

TVA
TVA