March 6, 2015 / 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Global Center for Health Innovation
The Cleveland Convention Center
1 St. Clair Avenue NE
Cleveland, Ohio 44113
Bus transportation provided to and from Kent

General Information

The Kent State University, College of Communication and Information’s careerexpo2015 brings together a wide range of businesses and organizations in and near Northeast Ohio to provide a forum for upper division students and graduates to meet with prospective employers for internship, career and employment discussions.

CCI juniors and graduating seniors are bright and enthusiastic students who are completing these academic concentrations:

The School of Communication Studies: Applied, Global, Health, Interpersonal, Organizational and Public Communications.

The School of Journalism and Mass Communication: Advertising, Public Relations, Multimedia News, Magazine,   Photojournalism, Broadcast and Electronic Media Production

The School of Visual Communication Design: Visual Communication Design and Photo-Illustration

Visual Communication Design and Photo Illustration

The School of Library and Information Science: Librarianship and Information Professions, Health Informatics, Knowledge Management and User Experience Design


We are confident you will find highly qualified applicants who will quickly become contributing members to your businesses and organizations. Our students have rich practical experiences through extensive internships and professionally directed student media opportunities including our converged newsroom for newspaper, web and cable television, magazines, online radio and our IdeaBase - Multi-Disciplinary Creative Agency.


We are confident you will find leading businesses and organizations from across Northeast Ohio and the region with internships, some job opportunities and all with recruiters ready to guide your careers. Over fifty recruiters from twenty-five top companies and organizations attended our first career expo. Several students were hired as a direct result, many found valuable internships and all honed their interview and presentation skills. This year we anticipate thirty-five companies and twice the number of student attendees.


11:00   Ballroom A opens for recruiters
11:30   Busses depart Franklin Hall for Cleveland.
12:00    Box lunch for recruiters
1:00      CareerExpo2015
4:00   Busses depart Cleveland for Franklin Hall.

Questions ?

John Butte
Coordinator for Career Services, JMC/KSU
(330) 672 - 8304