National Businesses Converging on CU Career Fair

by Laura Hinckley, Public Relations Writer

More than 80 companies from 14 states will attend the spring career fair on Thursday, March 20 from 11 a.m. until 2:30 p.m. in the Doden Field House at Cedarville University. The career fair is open to the public.

Participants are encouraged to pre-register. Cedarville University students can visit to pre-register and be eligible to win prizes and scholarship incentives. Local residents should send an email to to pre-register.

National and regional businesses that are seeking employees at the fair include Honda, JPMorgan Chase, the United States Navy Nuclear Program and Focused Leadershp Group, the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), Cummins, Reynolds and Reynolds, and the Ohio Attorney General’s office.  These employers recognize the superior education that Cedarville students receive and are eager to offer them career opportunities.

The career services office hosts multiple career fairs each year, giving students, alumni and community members a significant opportunity to make professional contacts, and potentially find internships and jobs with some of the top employers in the country. Underclassmen and upperclassmen of all majors are encouraged to attend and explore the many opportunities and develop their professional networking skills.

The career services staff also offers workshops, in addition to career fairs, for students on a variety of topics, including interviewing, building a resume and professionalism throughout the year.

Date: Thursday, March 20

Time: 11:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Location: Doden Field House

Address: Cedarville University, 251 N. Main St., Cedarville, Ohio (Campus Map)

Cost: Free

Learn More: Register online now or contact career services on or before Friday, March 14, 2014.

Cedarville University, located east of Dayton, Ohio, has 3,459 students in more than 100 areas of study. A Baptist university of arts, sciences, professional and graduate programs, Cedarville is recognized nationally for rigorous academic programs, strong graduation and retention rates, accredited professional and health science offerings, and leading student satisfaction ratings. Visit the University online at