Career Services at a Glance

Career Services & Internship staff and resources are available to assist students, faculty/staff, alumni, and citizens of the region. We are also the primary point of contact for employers to connect with our students and graduates.

Career Services is located in Old Main 26 (see Campus Map)
Jobs & Internship postings are on the Mayville State Jobs Network          

Contact Information

Megan Vig
Career Services Coordinator
Old Main 26

On-Campus or Off-Campus Employment

Career Services assists students who are seeking employment on or off-campus. Known campus or off-campus jobs are posted in the Mayville State Jobs Network, on campus boards, and distributed through campus email. Resources for other part-time job opportunities in the community are available in our office.


Mayville State University students, in any major, have the opportunity to work in a field related to their major and to earn credit as well as a salary for this work experience. Our students have completed internships all across the United States in private companies, governmental agencies, and non-profit organizations. Start the Internship process by simply contacting the Career Services & Internships Director (e-mail or stop by his office).

Job Search Assistance

Graduating seniors and alumni are offered various forms of assistance to help them find appropriate and satisfying employment, such as the following:

  • Assistance with locating job postings and the entire job application process
  • Seminars on topics such as resume writing
  • Information on career and job fairs
  • On-campus job search events.

Career Guidance

Career Services provides a variety of services to help students find the right career, including one-on-one career advisement, and access to career guidance online resources, including MyPlan.  

Reports: Success of our Graduates

Career Services conducts ongoing surveys of our graduates to determine their career status.  Their “first destination outcome” is typically documented approximately six months after their graduation.
View or download the following First Destination Reports:

Compilation - graduates of 2015-16, 2016-17, 2017-18
Compilation - graduates of 2014-15, 2015-16, 2016-17

Compilation - graduates of 2013-14, 2014-15, 2015-16

Compilation - graduates of 2012-13, 2013-14, 2014-15
Compilation - graduates of 2011-12, 2012-13, 2013-14

Our Professional Affiliations

North Dakota Association of Career Services Professionals (NDACSP)
TeamND consortium
National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE)
American Association for Employment in Education


To promote greater awareness within the Institution of issues related to the field of career planning and the world of work, as they affect persons over their lifetimes. To assist students and alumni engage in self-assessment, obtain occupational information, explore employment opportunities or advanced education, and to present themselves effectively as candidates.
Our ultimate goal is to provide resources that allow/enhance optimal placement in employment or further professional preparation for the greatest number of Mayville State University students and alumni.