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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 ..


Jul 3, 2020

Thank you for letting us to use this opportunity at this pandemic situation.

I find this course has a lot example which is unstandable and illustration and so efficient for newcomer and job seeker.

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Jan 5, 2021

Excellent, I have learned a lot. congraulations and thanks for the course.

By Sheryl

Dec 28, 2020

I love the course design and vivid role play, thanks for the professionals

By Tannistha D

Oct 12, 2020

Good content to use in class to teach undergraduate and graduate students.

By Alain S P

Jul 12, 2020

I thank so much the professors for this course. It was very useful for me.

By Jovan I T C

Jun 21, 2020

A wonderful course to learn about the form of hiring in the united states.

By Chimène E

May 24, 2020

It was a great experience and i learned a lot from this cours.

Thank you!!!

By Riccardo S

May 9, 2020

Very Useful and helpful to increase my skills and abilities as job seeker.

By 劉延則

May 1, 2020

It is a good lesson for beginners who is trying to get a job in America :)

By Силивончик П Э

Apr 28, 2020

Very good course, learned a lot of new information and learned new things.


Apr 23, 2020

I really learned so much in this course. Thank you to all the instructors.

By Ahmad J

Nov 18, 2019

It's a beautiful course and useful. Thanks for giving us this opportunity.

By Caiuby M

Oct 14, 2017

Very good course! The way that it is touch is very clear and understandble


Nov 11, 2022

I loved it every step of the way and the English was very comprehensible.

By Olorunfemi J

Jun 22, 2022

I really learned a lot and i've acquired skills needed in the job market

By Mehdi G

Apr 13, 2022

Great for language learning and career development at intermediate level.

By Verania M L F

Feb 26, 2022

I learned a lot. I think it´s a good way to improve your english and lear

By Aksana S

Dec 21, 2021

Thank you. Very helpful and informative

Great qualified teachers. Thanks!

By Nico A L

Aug 31, 2021

It's very awesome, I learned many things about career development, Thanks

By Maria S

Jan 30, 2021

very good to refresh your English knowledge and your cv and cover letter.

By Carl S C

Dec 19, 2020

I gained new perspective of making my career movement a more streamlined.

By Marcelo H A

Dec 5, 2020

Excellent course! I really learned important information. I recommend it!

By nassima

Oct 20, 2020

that was really good and it's helped me a lot. thanks for your hard work.

By Eka Y

Sep 14, 2020

Thank you for a good way of teaching, thank you for the knowledge as well

By Arifa S

Aug 13, 2020

It was good experience for me... It is best for the career development...


Jul 5, 2020

Excelente, recomendadré a mis amigos de la universidad para que lo lleven