Don’t Miss the 3rd Annual South Carolina Midlands Job Fair

SC’s Largest Professional Job Fair Draws More Than 100 Employers 

Columbia, SC – For the third consecutive year, ECPI University’s Columbia campus is leading a coalition of community organizations to host the South Carolina Midlands Job Fair. The event will be held on Wednesday, March 9, 2016 from 9 am to 3 pm at the Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center, located at 1101 Lincoln Street.   

Held in conjunction with area Chambers of Commerce, including South Carolina, Greater ColumbiaGreater Cayce West Columbia, Greater Lexington, Kershaw County, and Newberry County, as well as the South Carolina Department of Employment and Workforce, U.S. Army, and Alpha Media, this event is devoted to professional job seekers and is free and open to the public. Please have resumes ready and be dressed to interview. 

“It’s very uplifting to see so many dedicated people and organizations working together to shape employment in South Carolina,” says ECPI University Columbia Campus President Jim Rund. “This has the potential of enhancing our economic outlook as well as improving the lives of the 2000+ job seekers attending the job fair.” 

For more information, please contact ECPI University Campus Director of Career Services Brett Hall at or 803.727.1302.  Interested media may contact ECPI University Director of Marketing at 757.490.9090 or

About ECPI University 

ECPI University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate, baccalaureate, and master degrees and diploma programs. With campuses in North Carolina, South Carolina, and Virginia, ECPI, a private university established in 1966, offers convenient classes during the day, evening, and online; graduate employment services are provided. Continuing education certification classes and testing are also available.                       

Throughout all campuses and online, its fields of study include: HEALTH SCIENCES: Master of Science in Nursing, Nursing (RN to BSN), Nursing (RN), Practical Nursing, Healthcare Administration, Health Information Management, Physical Therapist Assistant, Massage Therapy, Dental Assisting, Medical Assisting,  Radiography, Sonography, Surgical Technology; TECHNOLOGY: Network Security, Information Systems,  Software Development, Cloud Computing, Web Development,  Database ProgrammingElectronics Engineering Technology, Mechatronics/Advanced Manufacturing, Mechanical Engineering Technology, Medical Imaging Equipment Technology; BUSINESS AND CRIMINAL JUSTICE: Master of Business Administration (MBA), Accounting, Business Administration, IT Management, Hospitality Management, Criminal Justice, Homeland Security; CULINARY: Culinary Arts, Culinary Nutrition, Food Service Management, Baking and Pastry Arts. (Program field availability varies by campus.) For more information, visit


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Release Date:
Thursday, February 25, 2016