Employment Readiness Certificate

Employment Readiness Certificate
International Student Employment Readiness Certificate Program

The International Student Employment Readiness Certificate (ERC) is an eight-week intensive career preparation program to help international students in the College of Business discover and develop skills to seek opportunities after graduation from UNL. Upon completion of this résumé enhancing program students receive an Employment Readiness Certificate from the International Business Programs. The program is offered in the Fall and Spring semesters.

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Who Should Apply

College of Business international students:

• Students of any class standing.
• Students who want to make the most of their campus experience to develop job skills.
• Students who feel they have great potential but want help to get connected to the community and resources.

If you answered "YES" to these questions, then you should apply for the Employment Readiness Certificate.

What You Will Do in the ERC Program

International Students During the program international students will participate in the following:

Career Development Workshops: Learn job and internship strategies, employer perspectives, and ways to enhance your marketability.
Coaching Appointment: Complete a one-on-one appointment to review LinkedIn profile, résumé and/or cover letter.
Get Involved: Participate in group service project.
Success Skills: You will learn and practice the skills that can improve your educational and employment upon graduation.
Cultural Competency: Learn how to use the cultural skills you have gained or will gain in the U.S. to be successful in your future career.

Volunteer Assistants Needed

International Students talkingLooking for an opportunity to become more involved with international students while sharing your knowledge of US culture? Domestic business students interested in enhancing their global competency and intercultural communication skills are encouraged to apply as volunteer program assistants. You will interact with the international students and assist the program facilitator, Mikki Sandin, in program sessions and planning.

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Sandin, Mikki
Administrative Coordinator
HLH 323
Lincoln, NE