Career Services

Let DSU Career Services Jump-Start Your Success

At Delta State Career Services, we’re dedicated to setting you up for success now and in your professional future. Our team is centralized on the third floor of the H. L. Nowell Student Union, and we’re here to assist undergraduate and graduate students, as well as alumni in discovering, preparing for, and continuing their career journeys.

We offer a wide range of services, events, and programs that teach real-world skills to help you achieve your career goals, including:

Career Services Fully Supports You

As a Delta State student, you have access to a variety of services and resources that will help you take the next steps in your professional journey. Our Student Services page is your go-to destination for all things career-related. Here are just a few of the services and resources available to you:

Jobs & Internships

We offer an extensive database of job and internship postings, including both on-campus and off-campus opportunities. With our help, you’ll be able to find and apply for positions that align with your career goals.

Career Fairs

Throughout the year, we host a variety of events and workshops designed to help you develop important career skills, network with professionals in your field, and explore different career paths.

Interview Resources

Our team of career advisors provide document consultations to help refine your resume, cover letter, and other application materials to ensure that they stand out to potential employers. We also offer interview prep to help you hone your interviewing skills and feel confident when meeting with potential employers.

Our Dedicated Advisors

Nakikke Wallace, Director of Career Services

Nakikke Wallace,
BS, BSIS, M.Ed., Ed.S.

“Our passion is to prepare our students through career education, establish relationships with recruiters of agencies, companies, or organizations, and to stand in the gap for the institution concerning the career readiness and development of our students and alumni.”

Bruce A. Ross, Assistant Director of Career Services

Bruce A. Ross,

“The Office of Career Services professionally develops students so that they are ready to enter and succeed in today’s workforce.  We pride ourselves on being a resource tool for our institution’s departments and forming partnerships with local businesses.”


Delta State University Career Services - OkraWorks logo

Whether you’re looking for a way to earn or to get a head start on building your professional skills, “OkraWorks” has the perfect opportunity for you!


Delta State University Career Services - OkraSuits logo

Need professional attire for an interview or career fair? Our “OkraSuits” Career Closet has you covered with a selection of business attire available.

For Employers: Hire a DSU Student Today

Looking to fill positions at your company? Delta State University’s Career Services can help connect you with talented students through a multi-tiered approach. Our services include large-scale career events, individualized recruiting visits, and an online job portal. Contact us at 662-846-4646 or to learn more about how we can assist you in recruiting quality DSU students.

Other Resources


Career Services at DSU provides programs and services for faculty and staff to help students with career preparation. You can also post your FWS/RSE/GA positions and take advantage of free and confidential resume consultations for professional development.


Stay connected with your alma mater and let us help you take your career to the next level! As a Delta State University graduate, you can take advantage of our career coaching services, online job portal, career resources, and more!

Directions to Campus

Planning a visit to Delta State University? You can find detailed directions to campus on our Career Services website, including information on the nearest airports, driving directions, and a campus map.

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