Employers look for graduates who know how to apply their strengths, interests, and abilities. Students can develop eight Career Readiness competencies (see right) to prepare for the transition to the workplace - either for an internship, part-time job, or full-time position.  Try these free, recommended resources to jump start your career readiness journey.

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Access Coursera for UCI DCP Career Readiness Guide Career Pathways Video

NACE Career Readiness Competencies

  • Critical Thinking/Problem Solving
  • Oral/Written Communication Skills
  • Teamwork/Collaboration
  • Digital Technology
  • Leadership
  • Professionalism/Work Ethic
  • Career Management
  • Global/Intercultural Fluency
  • Learn more at the National Association of College and Employers (NACE) Career Readiness Page