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Career Fairs and Events

SDACCC hosts 3 main Career Events each year, two in Sioux Falls, SD and one in Rapid City, SD.  Each event is designed to connect employers with current students and alumni from post-secondary institutions across South Dakota.  These events are also open to the public.


South Dakota Business, Industry, and Government Career and Internship Fair 

Thursday, February 20, 2025

10:00am - 2:00pm

Ramkota Hotel & Conference Center - Sioux Falls, SD

This event connects employers with students and alumni from all South Dakota institutions looking to work in the fields of Business, Industry or Government. Employers that attend this event should be looking for candidates that hold at least an associates degree up to a doctorate degree.

Schedule of Events

8:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. – Doors open/Employer booth set-up
10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. – BIG Career & Internship Fair
12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. – Employer lunch
2:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. – Employer booth clean up



South Dakota Teacher Career Fair

Thursday, February 20, 2025

10:00am - 2:00pm

Ramkota Hotel & Conference Center - Sioux Falls, SD

This event connects students and alumni to careers within school districts nationwide including South Dakota, Iowa, Nebraska, Alaska, Hawaii, Arizona, Colorado, and many other states!  Candidates can expect to find Administrative Positions, Teacher Positions, Paraprofessional positions and Specialist positions.

Schedule of Events

8:30 a.m.   –  10:00 a.m. – Doors open/Employer booth set-up
10:00 a.m. –  2:00 p.m.   – SD Teacher Career Fair
12:00 p.m. –  1:30 p.m.   – Employer lunch
2:00 p.m.   –  2:30 p.m.   – Employer booth clean up


Black Hills Regional Job Fair

Wednesday, March 5, 2025

11:00am - 5:00pm

The Monument (formerly the Rushmore Plaza Civic Center) - Rapid City, SD

Employer Registration is currently closed and will open in Fall 2024!

This job fair connects employers to students and alumni from post-secondary institutions in order to secure positions in almost any field along with connecting employers to local community members and alumni.

Connect with your local Career Services offices to prepare for these events. 

By entering an event or program of the South Dakota Association of College Career Centers, you are entering an area where photography, audio, and video recording may occur.

Your entry and presence on the event premises constitutes your consent to be photographed, filmed, and/or otherwise recorded and to the release, publication, exhibition, or reproduction of any and all recorded media of your appearance, voice, and name for any purpose whatsoever in perpetuity in connection with the South Dakota Association of College Career Centers and its initiatives, including, by way of example only, use on websites, in social media, news, and advertising.

By entering the event premises, you waive and release any claims you may have related to the use of recorded media of you at the event, including, without limitation, any right to inspect or approve the photo, video, or audio recording of you, any claims for invasion of privacy, violation of the right of publicity, defamation, and copyright infringement or for any fees for use of such record media.

You understand that all photography, filming, and/or recording will be done in reliance on this consent. If you do not agree to the foregoing, please do not enter the event premises.