Career Fair for Health Jobs at USD on Nov. 18

VERMILLION, S.D. – Employers from eight states will be present at the University of South Dakota Health Sciences Career Fair, to be held Friday, Nov. 18 from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Lee Medical Building on campus.

This is the fifth consecutive year this highly successful career fair has been organized, offering job seekers an opportunity to meet employers from a wide variety of sectors in the health care industry. Hospitals, health care organizations, government agencies, addiction care, physical therapy, retirement communities, and many others will be at this career fair.

Job seekers are encouraged to dress professionally, as on-site interviews may be offered by some of the 33 employers who will be at this event.

For those with a disability or needing special accommodations, please contact USD Disability Services at 605-677-6389.

For more information about this large career fair, contact the USD School of Health Sciences at 605-658-6500, or by email at health@usd.edu.

ABOUT THE SCHOOL OF HEALTH SCIENCES

USD’s School of Health Sciences is a national leader in interprofessional health sciences education. South Dakota’s comprehensive School of Health Sciences develops scholars, practitioners and leaders in health and human services, including addiction counselors, dental hygienists, health science practitioners, medical laboratory scientists, nurses, occupational therapists, physical therapists, physician assistants, public health practitioners and social workers.

ABOUT USD

Founded in 1862 and the first university in the Dakotas, the University of South Dakota is the only public liberal arts university in the state, with 205 undergraduate and 73 graduate programs in the College of Arts & Sciences, School of Education, School of Law, Sanford School of Medicine, School of Health Sciences, Beacom School of Business and College of Fine Arts. With an enrollment of nearly 10,000 students and more than 400 faculty, USD has a 17:1 student/faculty ratio, and it ranks among the best in academics and affordability. USD’s 17 athletic programs compete at the NCAA Division I level.