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Career Services

College of Business and Technology

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 in late 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 students regarding full-time and internship opportunities within their organizations.


If you would like to be included on the mailing list for our 2020 event,
please email with your contact information.

CBAT Career Fair 2020:
Date: Wednesday, February 19, 2020
Time: 9:30AM - 1:30PM
Location - ETSU Millennium Center Ballroom
(Snow Date: February 26, 2020)




If you are an employer and would like to register for our event or have  questions regarding the CBAT Career Fair, please contact Melinda Laprade, Director of Career Services, (423) 439-5656 or via email at


  CBAT Career Fair 2020 Registration

General Registration

Cost: General Registration is $250 (includes 1 table, 2 chairs, continental breakfast for 2, lunch for 2). Each additional person is $30, which covers meals. 

If you have questions, please contact .

NOTE for PREMIER CORPORATE SPONSORS: Melinda LaPrade will be contacting you via email regarding premier corporate sponsor registration link.



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!

 2019 Premier Corporate Sponsors:


bis logo

cgi logo
Denso logo

DHL Supply Chain logo

eastman logo


Mahle logo

Northwestern Mutual

Pal's Logo

Triton 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 to receive information about our corporate sponsor program.

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!

Eastman Eastman Chemical Company

ECUEastman Credit Union

Denso Denso

Mahle Mahle

NNNN, Inc.

Northwestern MutualNorthwestern Mutual


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