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About the Course

Welcome to English for Career Development, a course created by the University of Pennsylvania, and funded by the U.S. Department of State Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, Office of English Language Programs. To enroll in this course for free, click on “Enroll now” and then select "Full Course. No certificate." This course is designed for non-native English speakers who are interested in advancing their careers in the global marketplace. In this course, you will learn about the job search, application, and interview process in the United States, while comparing and contrasting the same process in your home country. This course will also give you the opportunity to explore your global career path, while building your vocabulary and improving your language skills to achieve your professional goals. The first unit in this course will introduce the U.S. job application process and provide strategies for identifying the jobs that match your interests and skills. Unit 2 will take you through the steps necessary to produce a professional-looking resume. In unit 3, you will work to develop a clear and concise cover letter. The final unit of the course focuses on networking and interview skills. Anyone may take this course for free. If you want to get a Coursera Verified Certificate for free, please fill out the Financial Aid form. Unless otherwise noted, all course materials are available for re-use, repurposing and free distribution under a Creative Commons 4.0 Attribution license. Supplemental reading materials were provided by Newsela, which publishes daily news articles at a level that's just right for each English language learner....

Top reviews


May 3, 2021

I enjoyed this Course English for Career Development and learnt a lot .The instructor were so helpful and proactive that it was easy for me to learn and I was able to reach clear all the assignment ..


Aug 24, 2019

It is the very useful course for learning, this course provides videos for better understanding. A part from that there are exams like quiz, games, video recording, review of classmates work and all..

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By Miguel A S M

Aug 16, 2020

Awesome!, I really enjoyed it! Thank you so much for this kind of course


Aug 16, 2020

i really enjoyed this course , i learned a lot . THANK YOU TEACHERS !!!!

By Jarin T R

Jul 26, 2020

I have really liked it course as it is consisted of step by step process

By eng S E

Jul 23, 2020

That course is important to me,

It is useful , interesting and



Jul 13, 2020

It is a good course and the Teaching is very good i had understand well.

By Anubhab D

Jun 9, 2020

Great course. A must-have for individuals looking to start their career.

By Mario R B R

Jun 6, 2020

Give me a lot of information, and now i feel more confident about myself

By Arsene F P

May 31, 2020

I found this course concise and well structured. Thank you dear teachers

By Shah A

May 3, 2020

it is very useful online course . i learned many things. thank u so much

By Jason C

Mar 31, 2020

I learned a lot of things and tips I can use when I enter the real world

By Luciano V

May 5, 2019

All the tasks were easy, but easy because it was well explained, thanks!

By Adamu U M

Jan 26, 2019

i rated this course 5 star because it give new skill toward your career

By Kirsten N P O

Oct 8, 2018

It helps fresh graduates to be knowledgeable and boost their confidence.

By Yesiana G K

May 28, 2017

Thank you for the opportunity to join this course with the best teacher.

By Anatol A

May 19, 2017

Great course to get into the world of job seeking and career development

By Jesús A

Mar 1, 2017

It's a useful course both to learn English and to help you to find a job

By Samikshya P

Oct 22, 2022

Had a great experience while learning this course. Thank you coursera.


Oct 4, 2022

This is one of the best course units towards one's career development.

By surafel w

Sep 24, 2022

very nice one ....every one who seeks for job should take this course!

By Henrique M P d S

Jul 30, 2022

Excelente course. I will use the knowledge acquired in my entire life.

By Phạm T T H

Apr 21, 2022

a very good course, very detail for every steps of finding job process.

By Ingvar E

Nov 23, 2021

Very easy to understand. Excellent explanations and examples presented.

By Alfina P

Oct 8, 2021

this course is so helpful and useful. thank you so much for the tutors.

By José A H L

May 7, 2021

Un buen curso para establecer principios básicos para obtener un empleo