Career (CARR)

CARR 1002 Career Readiness and Professional Development for Women — 2 credits

Career Readiness and Professional Development provides students with an introduction to career exploration and preparation. It is designed to facilitate the development of a career-focused mindset through reflection, assessment, classroom activities, and participation in career development events. Course content will be integrated as part of an overall career and professional development experience from the time of a student’s enrollment through graduation. Students build professional communication skills, prepare a professional resume and online presence, and begin work on an e-portfolio that highlights discipline-specific expertise and career competencies valued by employers. Guest lecturers will enhance student learning by exposing students to career possibilities in public, private, and non-profit organizations. Offered in the College for Women.