The 2015 Career and
Transfer Expo at Arkansas State University–Beebe will be held on Tuesday, March
10, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Owen Center gymnasium.
Hosted by the Career and
Transfer Services, the event is open to the public and connects potential
employers with qualified applicants.
interested in possible transfer will have an opportunity to identify
educational opportunities in their fields of interest, and speak with
representatives from other universities in attendance.
Representatives from more
than 25 area businesses and 20 colleges and universities will be available to
answer questions regarding career, internships, and higher education learning
opportunities. Employers will have the
opportunity to publicize positions that are currently, or often, available with
their companies. Students, alumni, and
community members may fill out applications, submit resumes, and learn about
participating organizations and their employment needs. College recruiters will be available to
answer questions regarding transfer requirements and program essentials.
Some of the colleges and
universities represented will include University of Arkansas, University of
Arkansas at Little Rock, University of Central Arkansas, University of Arkansas
for Medical Sciences, and Baptist Health. Employers include Acxiom, Arkansas
Department of Human Services, Arkansas State Police, City of Jacksonville, City
of Sherwood, Department of Workforce Services, Ingen Software, Lowes,
Staffmark, and The Heritage Company.
University-Beebe is a regional state university that is an operationally
separate, two-year institution of the Arkansas State University System.
With campuses located in Beebe, Heber Springs, Searcy, and the Little Rock Air
Force Base, the university offers associate degrees, certificates, and
non-credit training for business and industry. The Beebe campus also
collaborates with Arkansas State, a four-year university in Jonesboro, to offer
baccalaureate and graduate degrees on the Beebe campus.
The Career and Transfer
Expo is free admission. For more
information or a complete list of participants, contact the Student Success