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Career Readiness Certificate Program

Apply - Deadline January 17

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International Student Career Readiness Certificate Program

The International Student Career Readiness Certificate (CRC) is an eight-week intensive career preparation program to help College of Business international students discover and develop skills to seek opportunities in the U.S. Upon completion of this résumé enhancing program students receive a Career Readiness Certificate from the Business Career Center. The program begins January 24 and will be held Wednesdays, 12:30-2 p.m.

Who Should Apply

College of Business international students who:
• Have sophomore or junior class standing
• Want an internship or full-time job in the U.S.
• Have great potential, but want help to get connected to campus and community resources

If you answered "YES" to these questions, then you should apply for the International Student Career Readiness Certificate (CRC) Program.

What You Will Do in the Program

During the program international students will participate in the following:

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  • 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.
  • American Conversation Partner. Interact with an assigned American Conversation Partner (ACP).

Students who complete the program will receive their official Career Readiness Certificate.

American Conversation Partners Needed

Business students interested in enhancing their global competency and intercultural communication skills are encouraged to apply as a conversation partner who will interact with a Business international student in the CRC program. If you are interested in or have questions about being a conversation partner, please email Chris Timm .

Apply to be a Conversation Partner

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Timm, Chris
Associate Director of Employer Experience and Outreach
HLH 141
P.O. Box 880405
Lincoln, NE 68588-0405