CourseConnect™

Student Success & Career Development

CourseConnect Career Success

This course assists students in establishing a positive and proactive career mindset early and consistently in their academic process to help insure career compatibility and success. Topics include personalized career assessment, enhancing transferable career skills, developing a personal career brand, and career position seeking skills.

CourseConnect Professionalism

This course provides students with the information and skills they need to develop and maintain a sense of professionalism. In doing so, students learn how professionalism can help you become the person you want to be to get the job you want, how it can help you excel at the job you have, and how it can help you advance in your career. The course analyzes the connection between ethics and professionalism and discusses other important factors related to professionalism, including workplace goal setting, time management, interpersonal skills, and conflict management. Students will also build their workplace communication skills by examining best practices for writing emails and creating presentations. The course also includes discussions on participating in and leading workplace meetings, forming and participating in workplace teams, the importance of developing a customer focus, and the role of HR. Finally, the course will discuss the importance of managing career growth and change. Throughout, students will apply critical-thinking skills to solve problems and evaluate situations.

CourseConnect Student Success

This course provides students with the information and skills they need to succeed in their studies, including setting academic goals, managing time and financial resources to meet those goals, and developing an awareness of how they learn. Students also build thinking, listening, reading, study skills, note-taking, test-taking, and information literacy skills. The course also includes discussions on stress management and career development. Throughout, students will apply critical thinking skills to solve problems and evaluate situations.