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Careers @ EU

Jobs & Careers

From an online database of job opportunities to career planning and workshops, our Career Development tools will help prepare you for finding the perfect job. Whether you’re a past alumni, a current employer, or student nearing graduation, we can help prepare and equip you to find the career at the center of your life’s calling.

Evangel Career Opportunities

Evangel University is committed not only to providing the best in Christian liberal arts education, but also an innovative and rewarding Christian workplace for its employees. Evangel was even named one of the “Best Christian Workplaces” in 2010.

Employees support the mission of the university:

Evangel University is a comprehensive Christian university committed to excellence in educating and equipping students to become Spirit-empowered servants of God who impact the Church and society globally.

Employment Criteria

Alumni Resources

Evangel alumni join an extended family that can be found all around the world. Career Services is there to serve as a liaison between you and job opportunities available within that extended family.

The office is able to provide continuing assistance in exploring your life calling, no matter how many years have passed since you graduated.

Perhaps it’s time to consider graduate school. There are many resources for gathering information about programs and entrance examinations.

Many career guidance tools are available to help you with your continuing career aspirations.

Online Jobs Database

Create an account to browse temporary, part-time, and full-time jobs. Also, create and post your resume to submit to employers.

Graduate School Information

Looking to take the next step in your academic career? See what options are available to you for graduate school, including links to programs and entrance examinations.

Resume Writing

Create an account to create and post your resume to submit to employers. Also, explore resources to help you craft your resume. Individualized appointments for resume reviews are also available. Call Career Services at 417.865.2815 to schedule an appointment.

Cover Letters

Create a cover letter using the same heading from your resume (with your contact information). Then, use standard business format (date, address block for the recipient, greeting, no indentions, closing, etc.). The content of your cover letter should focus on three main areas.

First paragraph: Indicate why you are writing. Mention the specific position – or type of position that interests you.

Second or Third paragraphs: Indicate why you would be a good candidate for the position. Mention some of your skills, experience, education, or knowledge that is relevant. Also, talk about your interest in the specific organization and why you would be a good fit.

Final paragraph: Indicate when and how you might follow up, and otherwise close the letter.

Interviewing

Create an account on InterviewStream to practice, save, share, and critique your interviews online. You can also download a mobile app to practice anywhere.

Athletes

The Evangel Career Center is proud to be an official partner with CareerAthletes.com. What does this mean for you? Create your FREE account with Career Athletes and start networking with other athletes and former collegiate athletes across the country. You can become a mentor or post job opportunities for current or former athletes of Evangel. You can also search for job openings from companies who want the skills and experienced that participating in collegiate athletics has given you.

Help Us!

If your company or organization is not currently posting jobs to our database, please encourage them to do so. We are also constantly looking for internships, job shadowing, and mentoring opportunities for our students. If you are interested in being involved in any of these areas or would like more information on the Career Services office, please don’t hesitate to contact us or come by our office in suite 107 on the first floor of the Student Union.

Employer Resources

Evangel is committed to developing outstanding students, which in turn produces excellent employment candidates for your organization.

Our commitment to instilling high character and ethical values into graduates is proven and enduring.

Career Services assists organizations with identifying future employees through several key efforts. We have an online database for job postings, and give businesses the opportunity to search resumes.

Career fairs and expos are also a yearly occurrence, so contact the office to see how your company can recruit its next wave of talent.

Job Postings/Resume Search

  • Advertise job openings to our students and alumni using our external job posting system.
  • Register your company in our database.
  • Log in after approval to list jobs.

Evangel University, Center for Student Success, and Career Services make no representation or warranty as to the legitimacy or accuracy of the individuals, firms, or businesses which seek to employ or procure individuals for possible employment through CCN or other job posting services and sites. While we try to monitor the recruiting process of participating employers, we do not assume responsibility for any errors, omissions or misrepresentations in job descriptions, qualifications, or remuneration. Job seekers are encouraged to explore the backgrounds of these outside entities they seek to interview for potential employment.

Job seekers applying for employment opportunities with these outside entities do so at their sole risk and hold Evangel University, Center for Student Success, and Career Services harmless for any damages which may arise from employment with these outside employers.

All employer registrations and jobs are subject to approval by Career Services. We reserve the right to refuse service to employers due to any of the following: Requiring at the time of application personal information such as bank and social security numbers. Misrepresentation by dishonest information or absence of information, fraud, harassment of Evangel University Students, alumni or staff. Breach of confidentiality. Failure to adhere to the policies of the Center for Student Success, Career Services and/or any violation of Evangel University policies or regulations and local, state or federal laws.

By using these resources, I hereby release, waive, discharge, covenant not to sue, and agree to hold harmless for any and all purposes sponsor, Evangel University, the Board of Trustees for Evangel University, and their members, the Center for Student Success, Career Services, officers, servants, agents, faculty, staff, employees or volunteers from any and all liabilities, claims, demands, or damages, including court costs and attorney’s fees and expenses, that may be sustained by me while using the online resources.

If you believe someone has inaccurately or unprofessionally represented themselves, please contact Evangel University Center for Student Success immediately at 417.865.2815.

On-Campus Recruiting

We provide on-campus recruiting, so you can schedule individual or group interviews or use an informational table displayed in a high-traffic area. Allow two weeks scheduling time for an informational table and a minimum of four weeks for scheduling on-campus interviews.

Career Fairs

Our Career Fair is held in the spring. If you would like more information on attending please email us.

Evangel University also participates in two annual career fair events in cooperation with five other area universities. The Career Expo includes employers from a wide variety of industries. For more information on attending the Career Expo or Education Day call 417.836.5636.

Internships

Internships, Practicums, and Coops are great ways for students to enhance their education through real world work experience in a specific area of study. We are eager to connect with employers wanting to partner with us in these areas. However, we also desire to observe educational and legal guidelines in the process. View departmental requirements for internships offered to students of Evangel.

Athletics

The Evangel Career Center is proud to be an official partner with CareerAthletes.com. This is a networking website providing career development and job listings for current and former collegiate athletes across the country. We invite you to take advantage of this nationwide platform!

Questions?

If you would like more information on being involved with Evangel University’s Career Services office, please don’t hesitate to contact us.