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NWOSU CAREER SERVICES                                                                                                  

Taylor Wilson, LPC

Director of Counseling & Career Services



NWOSU- Alva Campus Ryerson Hall Room 209

Student Employment

We are excited to announce that Northwestern Oklahoma State University will be offering Handshake job board. To find jobs on-campus and off-campus please create a handshake account.

Create Account- https://nwosu.joinhandshake.com/student_account_registrations/new#/email

  • Select Northwestern Oklahoma State Univerisity
  • Sign in with your .edu email for
    Northwestern Oklahoma State University


Education Career Fair

In-Person NWOSU Education Career Fair

Date- Monday, April 12th, 2021 

Location- 709 Oklahoma Boulevard, Alva, Oklahoma, 73717

Time- 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. 

Free Registration 

Students- Click the link below to register for NWOSU Education Career Fair


Employers- Click the link below to register for NWOSU Education Career Fair 


Virtual NWOSU Education Career Fair

Date- Wednesday, April 21st, 2021

Time- 12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. 

Free Registration 

Students- Click the link below to register for the Virtual Education Career Fair


Employers- Click the link below to register for Virtual Education Career Fair 





Career Fair

Virtual NWOSU Career & Internship Fair

Date- Monday, March 1st, 2021

Time- 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. 

Free Registration 

Students- Click the link below to register for Virtual Career & Internship Fair 


Employers- Click the link below to register for Virtual Career & Internship Fair 



Resume Resources

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Select Major






MyMajors web page to create an account to be assessed of your "best-fit" majors.

After completing this assessment, you will receive a list of your best-fit majors at Northwestern Oklahoma State University.

  • Aptitude: Key indicator for future success and ability
  • Interests: Understand your strengths and weakness

 Occupational Resources 

Careeronestop  https://www.careeronestop.org/Site/american-job-center.aspx
College Majors 101 https://collegemajors101.com/
Learn How to Become https://www.learnhowtobecome.org/
O*Net Online  https://www.onetonline.org/
Occupational Outlook Handbook https://www.bls.gov/ooh/
The Career Project https://www.thecareerproject.org/
USA Jobs  https://www.usajobs.gov/
NWOSU Employment Opportunities      https://www.nwosu.edu/employment
NWOSU Online Job Board    https://www.collegecentral.com/NWOSU/ 


Indeed https://www.indeed.com/ 
LinkedIn https://www.linkedin.com/jobs/
Oklahoma Center for Nonprofits  https://www.oklahomacenterfornonprofits.org/ 

Tuition Assistance Employment    


2020 Census Jobs



Zip Recruiter                                                    https://www.ziprecruiter.com/

Critical Occupations

NWOSU Employment Outcomes

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Phone: (580) 327-1700

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