What skills does your graduate degree help you develop?
Conduct industry and organizational research to help you identify related skills.
To help you explore your career goals, we have the following career assessment tools available to you through the “Resources”, “Online Resources” tab in connectSC
• Your Next Step
, provides access to career assessments, clarifies career goals, and helps students and alumni develop professional resumes and cover letters, as well as prepare for interviews. It also allows students to create a network, access jobs, and implement a strategic job search plan.
• Versatile Ph.D.,
a forum to help currently enrolled Ph.D. students in the humanities, social science, and STEM disciplines identify and prepare for non-academic careers.
• Explore ImaginePhD
, a free online career exploration, and planning tool for Ph.D. students and postdoctoral scholars in the humanities and social sciences.
• Explore MyIDP
American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) created a web-based career-planning tool tailored to meet the needs of Ph.D. students and postdocs in the sciences.