Juneteenth Holiday – Cincinnati State will close at 12:00pm on Friday, June 18, 2021.

Career Center Events

The Career Center hosts a variety of career fairs, employer information sessions, workshops/programs, and networking events.  Students are encouraged to RSVP to these events through CState CareerLink.

Summer 2021 Calendar of Events


Coming soon – sessions on interviewing and LinkedIn.


Cincinnati State Job Fairs

The Career Center typically holds two types of Career Fairs.

  • Career and Co-op Job Fair focused on our Business, Engineering, IT and Humanities, and Science Co-op students and graduates.
  • Health Professions and Education Fair focused on our RN graduates and other programs.

Dates for the 2021-22 academic year have not been set yet.

How To Register For Events

  • Employers: To be added to the invitation list, please complete this form.
  • Students:  To register to attend, please RSVP via CState CareerLink.
  • Alumni:  Please email the Career Center at careercenter@cincinnatistate.edu to register to attend.

Job Fair – Preparation Workshops

Put your best foot forward with employers for our upcoming career fairs.  Join us for our sessions on How to Prepare for a Job Fair.

We do not have any live versions right now, you can visit our video from Fall 2020 for tips and guidance.  Click here.


Career Exploration Sessions – Moving Beyond Undecided

Moving Beyond Undecided

Sessions focus on helping prospective and current students understand the process of making a career decision and tools for exploration.

  • Second Wednesday of the month at 12:00 PM
  • Third Wednesday of the month at 6:00 PM

How To Register For Events

Can’t make one of these sessions?  

Access the on-demand session here.

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Alumni Career Series

Join us for virtual sessions in which Cincinnati State Alumni share their experiences and tips for success in their professional life.

Past Sessions:

  • Dillon Ruby – Culinary Arts (Corporate Executive Manager, Jeff Ruby Entertainment)
  • Brandi Ayers – Business (Career counselor and Business owner)
  • Bob Hafertepen – Business (Vice President, Sales & Marketing, Skye Solutions for Business)
  • Kevin Dwyer – Business (Vice President, Dwyer Commercial Real Estate)
  • Michael Collins – Engineering (Vice President, J.S. Held)
  • Emily Horning – Respiratory Care (Registered Respiratory Therapist, Bernens Medical and Pharmacy)
  • Robert Heil – Engineering (CEO, KHL Engineers)
  • Caren Welbourne – Culinary Certificate (Project Manager, Worldwide Clinical Trials)


Job Search Preparation (Resume & Interview Workshops)

The Career Center hosts virtual workshops on resume writing and interviewing.

  • Check back for dates in May 2021

How To Register For Events:

  • Students:  To register to attend, please RSVP via CState CareerLink.
  • Alumni:  Please email the Career Center at careercenter@cincinnatistate.edu to register to attend.

JCPenney Suit Up Events

All Cincinnati State students, faculty/staff, and alumni are invited to participate in the JCPenney Suit-Up Event in Spring 2021.  This is an exclusive shopping experience for the Cincinnati State community. All career dress apparel and shoes will be an additional 30% off. Students, Alumni, and Faculty/Staff will be required to show their special discount code.  Click here for details.

  • Fall 2021 Dates to be announced in September

Regional Events

The following is a list of organizations that host hiring events and programs in the greater Cincinnati area.

Also, check the Career Center Facebook Page.  We update regularly for events in the area as we receive a notification.

Upcoming Career Center Events