With a curriculum combined with co-curricular experiences, our Integrated Professional Development program helps students develop and connect knowledge and skills throughout their undergraduate education at Oregon State, in and out of the classroom.
Our unique Integrated Professional Development features a suite of innovative career preparation programs based on a one-of-a-kind platform that helps students develop professional development skills. The content is integrated into First-Year Experience science courses and prepares you for experiential learning to stand out in the job or graduate school market. This program is paramount to our students’ success beyond the classroom.
You will have access to special networking events with industry leaders, alumni and employers. You will receive coaching on how to secure an internship, how to talk about your strengths and areas of improvement with employers, ways to translate your classroom learning and lab experiences in interviews and more.
Our special integrated platform helps students build the requisite skill set needed for career and life success in the 21st century. With its holistic approach, the program ensures that students explore and imagine different career paths and life goals early in their studies, hone job-seeking skills such as resume writing and interviewing and build the interpersonal skills so highly valued by employers.
Become a science graduate with the knowledge and people skills that employers are seeking.