CSU, Chico News

University Hosts Graduate and Professional School Fair

Date: 08-29-2012

Kathleen McPartland
Public Affairs

The Chico State Career Center will host its annual Graduate and Professional School Fair on Wednesday, September 12 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the BMU Auditorium on the California State University, Chico campus.

Students, alumni and community members are welcome to attend this free event to learn more about specific graduate programs and the admissions process. In addition to more than 45 colleges and universities, there will be representatives from CSU, Chico master’s programs.

A few of the graduate schools attending include UC Hastings College of Law, UC Davis, Mills College and USC. The CSU, Chico graduate programs participating include MBA, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Communication Arts and Sciences, and School of Education. To see a complete list of schools attending or to reserve a booth, visit the Chico State Career Center at http://www.csuchico.edu/career or call 530-898-5253.

“We’re very excited about the increase in the number of graduate and professional schools attending this year’s fair,” said Megan Odom, Career Center interim director. “In addition to more schools attending, there is also a greater diversity in the programs attending. Pepperdine, UC Davis, USC, Monterey Institute of International Studies and Mills College are just a few of the 45-plus schools presenting their programs. This fair will provide Chico State students with great opportunities to meet recruiters from the CSU system, UC system, independent universities and professional schools.”