Career Development at BHSU

BHSU Career Development Opportunities


Welcome to the BhSU Career Development Resources Page

Please take a few minutes to explore the buttons above to learn of the amazing opportunities for both students and employers. This webpage exists to support the professional development of our BHSU students while also collaborating with businesses to help them fulfill their workforce needs. 

This page should act as a one stop shop for employers to promote opportunities and for students to identify and discover beneficial experiences to accompany their education at BHSU. If you have questions that go unanswered, please do not hesitate to reach out to Andrea Bakeberg. She will help answer any questions you may have about creating a relationship with BHSU OR career support services for students. 

For additional career service questions, please contact:  


Andrea Bakeberg
Career Development Coordinator
Student Success Center

605-642-6296
Andrea.Bakeberg@BHSU.edu


CAREER DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMS 

2020 - 2021 Career Development Fairs

Teacher Fair

Wednesday, April 4th | 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.: Q & A with School Administrators
VIRTUAL | Via Handshake (more information coming soon)

Jacket Job Career Fair
Wednesday, April 14th | 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
VIRTUAL | Via Handshake (more information coming soon)

Part-Time Job Fair
TBD, August 2021 | 11:00 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Under Jonas Skywalk | Jonas Hall | BHSU Campus 1200 University Street | Spearfish, SD

Accounting Fair
TBD, September 2021 | 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
BHSU Joy Center | 1351 St. Joe | Spearfish, SD
&
TBD, September 2021 | 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
BHSU-Rapid City | 4300 Cheyenne Boulevard | Rapid City, SD

Zoom Session (offered by SDSM&T)

BHSU students have been invited to join the following Zoom training sessions that are being offered by the South Dakota School of Mines & Technology (SDSM&T).

Job Relocation Guides and Tips on Stress Reduction

Wednesday, November 18 | 4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Via Zoom: https://sdsmt.zoom.us/j/6053942667


PART-TIME JOB FAIR

2021 Part-Time Fair

TBD, Fall 2021 | 11:00 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Under Jonas Skywalk | Jonas Hall | BHSU Campus | 1200 University Street | Spearfish, SD

Fall Part-Time Job Fair: This overall fair is designed for part-time jobs, work study and internship positions in all majors. This is usually for local employers providing opportunities to students who are looking for part-time work to help with life's expenses. 

Employer Registration Information

Registration will open July 2021

Registration Fees:
  • $25
  • $20 (BHSU Alumni)

2020 Part-Time Job Fair Employers:


ACCOUNTING FAIR

2021 Accounting Fair

Accounting Fair
TBD, Fall 2021 | 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
BHSU Joy Center | 1351 St. Joe | Spearfish, SD
&
TBD, Fall 2021 | 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

BHSU-Rapid City | 4300 Cheyenne Boulevard | Rapid City, SD

Accounting Fair: This fair is for any employers who are looking for students within our accounting program. We are hosting the fair in both Spearfish and Rapid City locations. You are free to attend both or just one. 

Accounting fair: Employer Registration Information

CONTACT DANA WEBER, PROFESSIONAL ADVISOR - DANA.WEBER@BHSU.EDU



TEACHER FAIR

2021 Teacher Fair

Wednesday, April 7th
Q & A with School Administrators | 11:30 a.m. - 12:30p.m. | Virtually via Zoom
Teacher Fair | 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. | Virtually via Handshake

Our annual teacher fair is always a huge success in bringing school districts and the upcoming education graduates together. Education students are required to attend this event.

Additional information coming soon. Contact Andrea Bakeberg to be added to our email list with updates/information about the event.

**The Teacher Fair is designated to employers only. If you are a Higher Education Institution, please reach out to Andrea Bakeberg (andrea.bakeberg@bhsu.edu) to learn about our Graduate Program Engagement Opportunities.

Employer Registration Information:

DEADLINE: Wednesday, april 21, 2021 

Registration will be open February 1, 2020

  • $100 - BHSU Alumni Early Registration
  • $125 - Early Registration
  • $150 - Registration (after March 17)

Last Year's School Districts:

  • SWWC (Southwest West Central Service Cooperative)
  • Sweetwater County School District
  • North Platte Public Schools
  • Troops to Teachers
  • Carbon County School District
  • Fremont County School District #25
  • Rapid City Area School District
  • Kadoka Area School District
  • Hot Springs County School District #1
  • Bennett County School District 3-1
  • Edgemont School
  • Glendive Public School
  • Brockton Public School
  • Bison School District 52-1
  • Lower Kuskokwim School District
  • Timber Lake School
  • Wall Schools
  • Dickinson Public Schools
  • Pine Ridge High School
  • Cartwright School District #83
  • Custer School District
  • McIntosh School District
  • Oglala Lakota County School District
  • Lander County School District
  • Poplar Public Schools
  • Redfield School District
  • Spearfish School District 40-2
  • Lemmon School District
  • Bainville School
  • Eagle Butte School District 20-1
  • Pierre School District
  • Faith School District 46-2
  • Todd County School District
  • Carbon County School District #2
  • Sheridan County School District 2
  • Little Wound School
  • Porcupine School
  • Wounded Knee District School
  • Wyola School District
  • Yavapai County Education Service Agency
  • Takini School
  • McKenzie County Public School District
  • Moffat County School District
  • St. Stephens Indian School
  • Lincoln County School District
  • Elk Point-Jefferson
  • Bureau of Indian Education
  • Bishop O'Gorman Catholic Schools
  • Todd County School District
  • Lame Deer School District
  • Sidney Public Schools
  • Wagner Community School
  • Greybull Elementary
  • Campbell County School District #1
  • Bismarck Public School District
  • Garden City Public Schools
  • Elko County School District
  • Weston County Schools
  • Converse County Schools
  • WilMac Multidistrict Special Education
  • Mineral County School District
  • St. Joseph's Indian School
  • Laramie County School District
  • McLaughlin School District
  • New Town Public School District
  • St. Labre Indian School
  • Colstrip Public Schools
  • Natrona County Schools
  • Divide County School District
  • Montana School Recruitment
  • Mandaree Schools
  • Crook County School District


JACKET JOB FAIR

2021 Career Fair

Wednesday, April 14th | 12:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Virtually via Handshake (additional information coming soon)

This overall fair is designed for career, full-time and internship positions in all majors. All BHSU students are encouraged to attend and invitations are sent to alumni from the past 2 years.

**The Jacket Job Career Fair is designated to employers only. If you are a Higher Education Institution, please reach out to Andrea Bakeberg (andrea.bakeberg@bhsu.edu) to learn about our Graduate Program Engagement Opportunities.

Employer Registration Information:

DEADLINE: Wednesday, april 7, 2021

Registration will be open February 1, 2020

  • $100 - BHSU Alumni Early Registration
  • $125 - Early Registration
  • $150 - Registration (after March 24)

  • Last Year's Employers:

  • Trinity Health - Minot, ND
  • Nebraska State Patrol
  • Monument Health
  • BankWest
  • Custer State Park
  • Enterprise Holdings
  • Edgewood HealtchCare
  • City of Spearfish
  • SD Dept. of Labor
  • Ainsworth-Benning Construction
  • Dacotah Bank
  • Michael J. Fitzmaurice SD Veterans Home
  • Northern Hills Training Center
  • Buffalo Bodega
  • Spearfish Black Hills KOA
  • Crow Peak Brewing Company
  • Woody's Wild West Photography
  • Ketel Thorstenson, LLP
  • Army ROTC
  • Creatively Innovative
  • Sandstone Senior Living
  • Spearfish Canyon Healthcare
  • Keller Williams Realty Black Hills - Christians Team
  • Vantage Marketing
  • Cadillac Jack's Gaming Resort
  • SD Army National Guard
  • Caliber
  • Aflac
  • USDA/Natural Resources Conservation Service]
  • Vast Broadband
  • Journey Museum



Additional Resources

Have Questions?

PART-TIME JOB FAIR & JACKET JOB FAIR & TEACHER FAIR

For additional career service questions, please contact:  

Andrea Bakeberg

Career Development Coordinator

Student Success Center

605-642-6269

Andrea.Bakeberg@BHSU.edu


Future Dates

Fall Semester
Part-time Job Fair,
TBD, 2021

Spring Semester
Teacher Fair,
April 7, 2021

Jacket Job Fair, 
April 14, 2021