Career Development

  • The Career Development Center is excited to announced that MWSU will be implementing Handshake as our new online jobs portal. Handshake will replace the current Griffons4Hire system. Students will be receiving an activation email Monday, January 14th to activate their account. If you have any questions, please contact the Career Development Center.


About UsAbout Us
We are a centralized center serving the entire campus community. We work with students and alumni from all academic disciplines and degree programs.
Student EmploymentStudent Employment 
Connecting students with meaningful job opportunities while pursuing a degree.

Who can help me?Resources
Learn how the Career Development Center can help you in your career exploration, help you with writing your resume, interviewing, and more.
We are here to make recruiting both convenient and productive for your organization, regardless of your size or recruiting needs.

DISCLAIMER- Missouri Western State University’s Career Development Center and Student Employment acts only as a referral service, advising individuals of employment opportunities submitted to the office. No recommendations or guarantees are made about the positions or employers listed through Missouri Western. Missouri Western is not responsible for the wages, safety, working conditions, or other aspects of off-campus employment. We encourage you to conduct a broad search of jobs as often as needed to obtain employment. When reviewing job listings, students should keep in mind interests and career goals, in addition to schedule and pay rate. Off-campus jobs listed through Missouri Western are not endorsed by Missouri Western. It is the responsibility of the individual to take the necessary precautions when interviewing and accepting employment. Job seekers are encouraged to exercise good judgement when considering a job. Carefully check any employer you are considering to be sure the job offered is legitimate. Watch the Federal Trade Commission’s video on job scams.