MICHIGAN , December 11, 2008 —

WHO:

University of Phoenix West Michigan Campus hosts a career fair for candidates pursuing new career opportunities.

University of Phoenix is constantly innovating to help students balance education and life in a rapidly changing world. Through flexible schedules, challenging courses and interactive learning, students achieve personal and career aspirations without putting their lives on hold. As of August 31, 2008, 362,100 students were enrolled at University of Phoenix, the largest private university in North America. University of Phoenix serves a diverse student population, offering associate's, bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degree programs from campuses and learning centers across the U.S. as well as online throughout the world.

WHAT:

A one-day event to help job-seekers who are looking for entry level, professional and technical positions that require a degree. Open to the public, it is a great way to learn about opportunities with several companies in the West Michigan area.

Companies attending include:

  • Careermatrix.com
  • Butterball Farms
  • Prepaid Legal
  • Art Van
  • Good Will
  • Speedway
  • Zeeland Community Hospital
  • Verizon Wireless
  • AFLAC
  • Mich. Army National Guard
  • Management Business Solutions
  • Department of Corrections
  • Mary Kay Cosmetics
  • Federal Aviation Admin. (FAA)
  • Tax Credit Coalition-United Way
  • Professional Staffing Solutions

WHEN:

Wednesday, December 17, 2008
10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

WHERE:

University of Phoenix, West Michigan Campus
318 River Ridge Dr
Grand Rapids, MI 49544

CONTACT:

Colleen Ores, CKPR for University of Phoenix
312.616.2434, cores@ckpr.biz

OR

Colette Palmer, University of Phoenix
616.647.4813, colette.palmer@phoenix.edu

ABOUT UNIVERSITY OF PHOENIX

University of Phoenix is constantly innovating to help students balance education and life in a rapidly changing world. Through flexible schedules, challenging courses and interactive learning, students achieve personal and career aspirations without putting their lives on hold. As of August 31, 2008, 362,100 students were enrolled at University of Phoenix, the largest private university in North America. University of Phoenix serves a diverse student population, offering associate's, bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degree programs from campuses and learning centers across the U.S. as well as online throughout the world.

Contact

Wendy Paul
wendy.paul@phoenix.edu
847.458.9773