Skip to main content

Career Readiness Program for Non-Academic Careers

Here at the NC State Graduate School our Professional Development team believes that your career options extend far beyond the boundaries of academia. As a graduate student, you possess a wealth of skills and knowledge that is highly sought after in various industries and sectors outside of traditional academic settings. Whether you aspire to work in technology, government, non-profit organizations, or the private sector, our goal is to equip you with the tools, resources, and guidance necessary to navigate and thrive in careers outside of academia. Explore the exciting possibilities that await you and discover how your graduate education can open doors to diverse and rewarding professional paths.

Career Readiness Certificate

The NC State Graduate School Professional Development Career Readiness Certificate is a comprehensive program designed to enhance your employability and prepare you for success in the job market.

A2i Job Search

LinkedIn Learning (LL) Resources

Are you looking for additional tools to boost your career readiness? Check out LinkedIn Learning to discover expert-led course videos that will help prepare you for your next step.

Connect with us

Questions about this specific program email us at