At the graduate level, research and advanced coursework will help you achieve disciplinary expertise while faculty mentoring will help acclimate you to your profession.
Professional development programming equips you with leadership abilities and the transferable skills that are in high demand by employers across job sectors.
How to proceed with professional development:
Chart Your Path. Compare your transferable skills to the skills that are in demand by employers across job sectors. Learn to set goals and target dates for acquiring new skills and abilities.
Build Your Skills. After you chart your path, start building your transferable skills: leadership, teaching, spoken communication, scholarly writing and more.
Find Your Career. Explore career options. Ready job search documents. Prepare for interviews. Network. Search for jobs.