Recruit Talent

Michigan Tech’s Career Services team works with faculty and staff across campus to develop a career culture. To foster this culture, we encourage career exploration, teach students to identify career-relevant experiences in and out of the classroom, and engage students with specialized programming to develop career competencies—leading to personal and professional success.


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Let Handshake make your recruiting efforts easier!  Using Handshake, your employment opportunities are distributed throughout campus in an easy-to-use system. You can also search for resumes, post your job openings, schedule on-campus recruiting visits, interviews, information sessions, and more through our online interface.

Career Fair

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Michigan Tech's Career Fair is one of the largest in the country, bringing more than 400 companies and 2,000 recruiters to campus each year. Our biannual Career Fair is open to all students of all majors.


  • 86%
    of college students prefer engaging with company reps in an informal environment
  • 3600+
    students attend Career Fair
  • 3
    Michigan Tech alumni created and launched Handshake in 2014
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Career Development Events

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Our Career Development Events give companies the chance to connect with students. Students get to show off their latest technologies and network with company reps and see the future of industry. Each September, Career Development Events are held throughout campus. They allow students to explore careers, ask questions, and meet employers in a casual environment.

Corporate Partners

Corporate Partners establish a reputation on campus through support and engagement.

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"Nucor prides itself on hiring teammates who are passionate, driven leaders who are ready to contribute, to common goals. Michigan Tech prepares students for these principles and gets powerful results."Katie Amar-Fox, melt shop metallurgist