Career Readiness

For new college graduates, career readiness is key to ensuring successful entrance into the workforce. Career readiness is the foundation upon which a successful career is launched.

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Grow your Essential Skills

One way to ensure you are career ready is by growing your essential skills. There are eight essential skills you should have to find, acquire, maintain, and grow within a job.

Learn more about Career Readiness and Essential Skill behaviors

Visit the National Association of College and Employers website

Check out NACE

Essential Skill Building

Want to know how to build your essential skills? Ask yourself these three important questions in relation to each skill.

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In the Classroom

How have you built this skill in the classroom?

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Out of the Classroom

How have you built this skill out of the classroom (i.e., job, internship, student organization, volunteering, etc.)?

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Beyond the Classroom

How can you continue to build this skill in the future?

Classroom to Career (C2) Hub

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