Mask are required indoors and in parking garages at all Cincinnati State campuses for all persons, vaccinated and unvaccinated.

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.

On-Demand Programming


Coming soon – sessions on interviewing and LinkedIn.


Fall 2021 Programming


Program  Focus  Date  Time 
Moving Beyond Undecided  Career Exploration  September 8  12:00 PM 
Co-op Orientation  Experiential Education  September 9  5:00 PM 
Co-op Orientation  Experiential Education  September 15  12:00 PM 
Moving Beyond Undecided  Career Exploration  September 15  6:00 PM 
Resume Writing Workshop  Job Search  September 17  12:00 PM 
Co-op Orientation  Experiential Education  September 21  5:00 PM 
Interviewing Workshop  Job Search  September 24  12:00 PM 


REGISTER FOR EVENTS and to access the Zoom Meeting Links at CState CareerLink: 

Employer Information Tables

Employers will be on campus for information tables on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays between (11:00 AM – 1:00 PM) outside of the Career Center.  Please check CState CareerLink and our weekly Career Center newsletter for updates on employers. 

  • September 14 – Journey Home Care
  • September 15 – 1-800-Got-Junk?
  • September 20 – Mike’s Carwash
  • September 21 – Bayley (Healthcare)
  • September 23 – United Parcel Service (UPS)
  • September 30 – FedEx Ground



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 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 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