The Mission of Career Services is:

  • To assist students in deciding upon an appropriate major - through assessments, individual meetings, job shadows, campus events and
  • To prepare the graduates of Valley City State University through classes, events, meetings, information, networks and resources to successfully search for a meaningful career position

Career Services Vision Statement

Valley City State University Graduates are equipped with the tools, skills and networks necessary to conduct, both traditionally and technologically, effective job searches and compete in a global marketplace and be the "sought after graduates" of employers.


Career Information

  • Campus visits/sessions by school districts, businesses
  • Field trips to various cities, businesses, special events
  • Information on specific careers
  • Interest assessments
  • Media that explores career opportunities and job search techniques including interviewing and job hunting
  • Numerous career-related books and magazines
  • Special assistance for Deciding Students
  • Work with all new freshmen through Learning to Live presentation

Educational Information

  • College catalogs from area states
  • Graduate School information
  • Miscellaneous resource publications
  • Test information for graduate school, medical school, law school, optometry school, etc.

Employment Opportunities

  • On-campus employment - student assistant and work-study
  • Professional level job opportunities - local, state, and nationwide
  • Summer job opportunities - local, state, and nationwide

Additional Services for Graduating Seniors

  • Assistance in resume writing, interviewing skills, and letter writing
  • Career Fairs
  • On-campus seminars
  • Regional and national listing of job openings in both teaching and non-teaching professions
  • Senior Seminar classes

Students Interested In:

  • Career Information
  • Graduate School
  • Internships
  • Job Shadows
  • Off-campus jobs
  • On-campus jobs
  • Professional employment
  • Spot jobs
  • Summer jobs
  • Volunteering

should contact Career Services.

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Office Information

Coordinator: Kari Bodine

Email: career.services@vcsu.edu

Office Location: Vangstad 020

Phone Numbers

800-532-8641 ext. 37534 
701-845-7534

 
Career Services
Valley City State University
101 College St SW
Valley City, ND 58072

Office Hours
Academic Year: 7:45 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Summer: 7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.