Placement Services Records
UA.4.5

Summary Information

Repository
Michigan State University Archives and Historical Collections
Title
Placement Services records
ID
UA.4.5
Date [inclusive]
1942-1984
Extent
1.0 Cubic feet
Language
English

Preferred Citation note

Researchers wishing to cite this collection should include the following information: "Item title, Collection title, Collection Identifier, Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections, East Lansing, Michigan."

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Historical Note

Placement Services was created in 1950 and administered by the Office of the Dean of Students. From 1963 to 1972 it was called Placement Bureau. The name changed to Placement Services in 1983. The office administered by the Dean of Students until 1963. From 1963 to 1975 it was administered by the Executive Vice President and Secretary of Board of Trustees. From 1976 to January 1980 it was managed by the Executive Vice President and Vice President for Administration and State Relations. From February 1980 to 1984 it was administered by the Vice President for Administration and Public Affairs. In 1985 Student Affairs and Services took over the management of the Placement Services Office.

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Scope and Contents note

The collection contains reports, brochures, newsletters, and information for students about careers. Also included are special reports that indicate employment rates and statistics on employment trends for various student demographics. This collection contains materials for Placement Services for 1984 and before. See UA 7.6 for records for 1988 and after when the office was administered by Student Services.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Michigan State University Archives and Historical Collections

Conrad Hall
888 Wilson Road, Room 101
East Lansing , MI, 48824
517-355-2330
archives@msu.edu

Revision Description

 December 2014 removed 1985 and after records from UA 4.5 and added to UA 7.6 to reflect the change in administration  December 2014

Conditions Governing Access note

Collection is open for research.

Legal Status note

Copyright: Michigan State University. Property Rights: Michigan State University.

Conditions Governing Use note

Permission to publish material from this collection must be obtained from University Archives & Historical Collections, Michigan State University.

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Related Materials

Related Archival Materials

See UA 7.6 for records for 1988 and later.

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Controlled Access Headings

Subject(s)

  • Career development
  • College graduates -- Employment
  • College placement services
  • College students -- Employment
  • Minorities -- Employment
  • Vocational guidance
  • Women -- Employment

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Collection Inventory

Box Folder

Career Carnival brochures 1963, 1968 

2326 1

Associated Students of Michigan State University Board Meeting Minutes June 1965 

2326 2

Career Exploration and Decision Making Handout 

2326 3

Career Information Center Flyer 

2326 4

College Graduates and the Job Market April 1978 

2326 5

The College Recruiter’s Calendar 1952-1953 

2326 6

Guide for the Selection of a Superintendent of Schools 

2326 7

Liberal Arts Committee on Placement Student Information 1942 

2326 8

Memorandums Regarding Student Employment 1979, 1980 

2326 9

Placement Bureau Brochures 

2326 10

Placement Trends Publication 1973-1975 

2326 11

Placement Workshop Schedules Spring/Fall 1977, Spring 1981 

2326 12

Post-Graduation Surveys 1956-1958 

2326 13

Projected Supply and Demand for Teachers through 1986 in Michigan Public Schools 1974 

2326 14

Projected Supply and Demand through 1987 in Michigan Public Schools 1975 

2326 15

Recruiting Trends Survey 1974-1975 

2326 16

Senior Placement Manual 1969 

2326 17

Special Reports 

Box Folder

Alphabetical Listing of Employers and Graduate Schools for Class of 1972-1973 

2326 18

Alphabetical Listing of Employers and Graduate Schools for Class of 1973-1974 

2326 19

Employment of American-Indian Students 1973-1974 

2326 20

Employment of Black Students 1972-1973 

2326 21

Employment of Black Students 1973-1974 

2326 22

Employment of Black Graduates 1976-1977 

2326 23

Employment of Doctoral Students 1973-1974 

2326 24

Employment of Female Students 1972-1973 

2326 25

Employment of Female Students 1973-1974 

2326 26

Employment of Female Students 1976-1977 

2326 27

Employment of Honors College Students 1973-1974 

2326 28

Employment of Spanish-American Students 1973-1974 

2326 29
Box Folder

Statistical Analysis of Placement Activity on Behalf of Graduating Students 1955-1957 

2326 30

Student Job Descriptions and Classifications 1972 

2326 31

What Now? A Placement Guide for Liberal Arts Graduates 1975 

2326 32

Work Monitoring and Work Study Handbook 1979-1980 

2326 33

Vocations for Social Change Bulletin 1971, 1972 

2326 34

Annual Reports 

Volume

Published in State Board Reports 

Bd. of Ag.

1944 

1945 

1946 

1947 

1948 

1949 

1950 

1951 

1952 

1953 

1954 

1955 

1956 

1957 

Box

Unpublished 

Annual Reports

1948-1949 

1953-1954 

1955-1956 

1956-1957 

1957-1958 

1958-1959 

1959-1960 

1960-1961 

1961-1962 

1962-1963 

1963-1964 

1964-1965 

1965-1966 

1966-1967 

1967-1968 

1968-1969 

1969-1970 

1970-1971 

1971-1972 

1972-1973 

1973-1974 

1975-1976 

1976-1977 

1977-1978 

1978-1979 

1979-1980 

1980-1981 

1982-1983 

1983-1984 

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Serials 

#554: Placement Manual 

#555: Placement Services Annual Salary Reports 

#556: Placement Services Follow-Up Report 

#557: Placement Services Listing of Employers Interviewing 

#558: Placement Services Listing Of Employers Interviewing - Men 

#559: Placement Services Listing of Employers Interviewing - Women 

#560: Placement Services Vacancy Bulletin 

#561: Placement Services Vacancy Bulletin - Administrative Openings 

#562: Placement Services Vacancy Bulletin - Alumni Business, Industry, Government 

#563: Placement Services Vacancy Bulletin - Education 

#564: Placement Services Vacancy Bulletin - Elementary and Secondary Education 

#565: Placement Services Vacancy Bulletin - Higher Education 

#566: Placement Services Vacancy Bulletin - Vocations for Social Change 

#567: Placement Trends 

#599: Recruiting Trends 

#675: Student Employment Manual 

#781: Placement Workshops 

#782: Employment Outlook for MSU Graduates 

#922: Placement Bureau 

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