The following are typical questions asked by employers:
  • What are your greatest strengths and weaknesses?
  • Why did you select Ball State University? Why did you choose your major?
  • Why did you choose your career field? What are your career goals?
  • Where do you see yourself in five or ten years?
  • Describe your most rewarding accomplishment.
  • How has your college experience prepared you for your career?
  • What qualifications do you have that will make you successful in this position?
  • Describe a challenge you encountered and how you dealt with it.
  • Why are you interested in working for our organization? What do you know about our organization?
  • Tell me a little bit about yourself. How would you describe yourself?
  • What two or three things are most important to you in your job?
  • Why should I hire you?