Internship & Jobs Search | Kent State University

Internship & Job Search

A crucial part of making yourself competitive in the job market is securing experience through internship experience.

The Internship Process (PDF)

Did you know the university holds at least 4 career fairs every year? Utilize these opportunities to meet employers and to identify internship and job opportunities. 

CAREER FAIR TIPS FOR SUCCESS (PDF)     DRESS FOR SUCCESS (PDF)

Review our preparation strategies as well as commonly asked interview questions.

MORE ON INTERVIEW PREPARATION (PDF)

Follow-up after your interviews within 24-48 hours with a professionally written thank-you note.

THANK YOU LETTERS (PDF)

80% of jobs are found today through networking. The Career Services Office can help you navigate this process so you make a positive impression with alumni and potential employers.

NETWORKING TIPS (PDF)     CAREER READINESS CHECKLIST (PDF)

Search Tools

HANDSHAKE

Kent State University's Internship and Job Database:

HANDSHAKE

Glassdoor

Glassdoor holds a growing database of over 6 million company reviews, CEO approval ratings, salary reports, interview reviews and questions, and more. The Career Services Office has partnered with Glassdoor to allow Kent State business students free and unlimited access to the resource without having to log in or submit a review.

Glassdoor

Go Government

Research and Apply for Federal Government Jobs:

GO GOVERNMENT

GoingLobal Via HANDSHAKE

Expand your horizons by reviewing international employment information and resources via GoinGlobal:

GOINGLOBAL VIA HANDSHAKE

Idealist

Apply to Positions in the Non-profit Sector:

IDEALIST

Ohio Means Internships

Find the Ohio internship that's right for you:

OHIO MEANS INTERNSHIPS

Ohio Means Jobs

Pursue thousands of Ohio full-time job opportunities:

OHIO MEANS JOBS

Teamworkonline

Search for jobs in the sports and event industry:

TEAMWORKONLINE