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Mississippi State University President Mark E. Keenum
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    Information Technology Associate (Student Worker)

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    • Work/Life Balance
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Mississippi State University


    - In school job experience
    - Work with computers on the enterprise level
    - Learn how to work on a team and proper I.T. related business practices
    - Lots of overtime available during summer and fall/spring breaks
    - Real world experience
    - Learn to have better interpersonal skills


    - Older workforce having to work with (requires more explanation and personal skills)
    - Summer time is very mundane and tedious work, but fall is very easy (but can get boring)
    - Not everyone respects what you do and thinks it is easy (but will always asks for your help)

    - Student and Faculty can get annoying when asking you to fix simple tasks such as plugging in a Ethernet cord, or changing their ink

    Positive Outlook
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Mississippi State University Interviews

Updated Jun 19, 2014
Updated Jun 19, 2014

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    Graduate Assistant Interview

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    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 1 week - interviewed at Mississippi State University.

    Interview Details

    I was required to develop and present a 15-20 minutes presentation for the director of the office and a few of the other office members. It consisted of my background and how I planned to add value to the program. Afterwards, they asked questions for about 20-15 minutes.

    Negotiation Details
    No negotiations.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

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Website www.msstate.edu
Headquarters Mississippi State, MS
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded 1878
Type College / University
Industry Education
Revenue $100 to $500 million (USD) per year
Competitors Unknown

Mississippi State University (MSU) has an enrollment of more than 17,000 students at its main campus in Starkville and a regional campus in Meridian. More than three-quarters of its student body hail from Mississippi. The school offers approximately 150 undergraduate majors, pre-professional programs, and master's, educational specialist, and doctorate degree programs at about a dozen colleges and schools. It confers some 3,500 degrees annually. MSU was created by the Mississippi Legislature in 1878 as The Agricultural and Mechanical College of the State of Mississippi.

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