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The University of Massachusetts Amherst

Career and Professional Development Workshop


This course is designed to help you develop and polish essential career and professional development pieces. The idea is that, whether you are looking for a new job, aiming for a promotion, or happily working in your current position, you need certain items in your career toolkit. Those items include resumes, cover letters, elevator pitches, LinkedIn profiles and behavioral interviewing techniques. We'll use assigned readings, instructional videos, and other guidelines to establish criteria for meeting today's standards. Rubrics establish criteria for meeting expectations of each assignment and provide a framework for instructor feedback. Discussions are optional. Successful completion of the course is based on quality submission of assignments.
Course Details

Spring 2023


Feb 6, 2023 - Mar 24, 2023
UWW Remote Learning
Feb 7, 2023 - Mar 7, 2023
12:00 - 1:00 pm
UWW Remote Learning
Feb 7, 2023 - Mar 7, 2023
7:00 - 8:00 pm
Rachel Snyder
Base Cost: $925 ($925/credit)
Term Fee: $60
Start date: Feb 06, 2023
End date: Mar 24, 2023
Last day to add: Feb 10, 2023
Last day to drop: Feb 10, 2023
Last day to withdraw: Mar 06, 2023