Jobs and Internships

Here you will find comprehensive information and resources about jobs and internships to help you from start to finish in your search process.

Creating Application Materials

Complete guide to write resumes, cover letters, references, and other common application materials.

Develop Your Skills with an Internship

How to get an internship, what to do after you've completed your internship, and additional internship resources.

Finding a Professional Job After Graduation

Heading towards graduation or already out in the field and need to search for a new position? This page is for you!

Additional Job Search Information and Resources

Career Events

The Career Development Center sponsors and co-sponsors numerous career events annually. These events are great for you to expand your network and search for internships or full-time job opportunities.


Here you will find information about preparing for an interview, types of interviews and questions, and what to do to be successful and put your best image forward as a candidate.

Networking & LinkedIn

Networking is about building relationships — connecting with someone else.  Your goal is not to get a job or internship, your goal is to find out what would benefit that other person and understand what you might be able to offer.

Gig Economy

The gig economy is booming. Learn more about what the gig economy is and access career resources to help you in the gig world.

Career & Jobs Search Links by Major

The Career Development Center at Minnesota State University, Mankato is committed to supporting students in their career success.

Work-Study and Part-Time Employment

Part-Time Job Search: On- and Off-Campus

Resources for students that are not work-study eligible, looking for part-time jobs on-campus or off-campus in the Mankato community. 

Finding Your Work-Study Job on Handshake

For students looking for on-campus employment. Must be work-study eligible. If you are unsure if you qualify for work-study, check out the Work-Study Employment page or contact the Campus Hub.

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Need More Help?

Schedule an appointment  or come by QuickStop drop in hours to meet with one of our career advisors.