Career News

New Industry Creation in Michigan at the Business Forum in Detroit (Dec 2010)

You have a unique opportunity to join local business leaders at the Troy Management Center, on December 6, for an exciting learning and networking experience. Expert business leaders and MSU professors invite you to an insider’s look at how public and private partnerships are investing in people and products to develop entirely new industries in Michigan. More Information HERE!


Career Gallery 2010 - Oct. 6th & 7th at the Breslin Center

Michigan State University's largest career event of the year!  Career Gallery 2009, brought in over 5,000 students and 225 company participants-- with over 40 companies participating on both days. We need you and your company to make 2010 the best ever.  For more information and registration CLICK HERE

Engineering Programs Ranked 40th by US News & World Report (Aug 2010)

US News & World Report ranks Michigan State University's Engineering undergrad program 40th (up 5 spots from a year ago). Biosystems Engineering was No. 14.  For more information.......

Former Engineering Dean, Founder of Computing Center, has died. (April 2010)

  Lawrence Wayne Von Tersch, former dean of the Michigan State University College of Engineering and founder of the MSU Computer Laboratory, died April 19. He was 87. More.......  

Engineering Design Day (sponsored by Auto-Owners Insurance) (April 2010)

Graduating seniors will be the highlight of the event as they get a chance to present their capstone design projects and interact with over 35 industrial sponsors. Design Days provides the students with an opportunity to challenge themselves technically and prepare to begin a successful career. More......  

IBM to host career fair for college grads (March 2010)

Spartan engineers will be given the opportunity Monday to pursue up to 60 new jobs with IBM — jobs they wouldn’t have to leave the city of East Lansing to get. MORE...

MSU Awarded $25 Million NSF Science and Technology Center (Feb. 2010)

Michigan State University will use a $25 million grant from the National Science Foundation to establish a center that will bring together scientists from across the nation to study evolution in action in both natural and virtual settings. More

Engineering Expo is scheduled for Feb. 18th! (Feb. 2010)

When is a career fair not a career fair? When it's an Expo! The 2010 Engineering Expo is scheduled for Thursday, Feb. 18th, 2010 from Noon - 4 pm in the Engineering Building. For a complete explaination of the event click here or register at

Spartan Engineering Salary Reports (Oct. 2009)

The MSU Engineering class of 2009 (May and August grads) has spoken. Over 81% have responded with a high placement rate and an average salary of $56,832 (average over nine majors). Click here for salaries by major and employment by region