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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

Oct 26, 2020

This is the excellent course to understand the job seeking process and enhance English skill which is especially related with the job hunting. I recommend to take this course for non-English speakers.

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 Esra A

Mar 9, 2021

ı want to say thank you so much for everything!

By Juli P

Dec 1, 2020

Excelente, realmente aprendes y te desenvuelves

By martha a l r

Nov 2, 2020

a good opportunity for professional development

By Abel A

Oct 8, 2020

it is Good Course For All Thank You 🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏

By Taynara E S R

Jul 20, 2020

Excellent course!

Very explanatory and didactic.

By Maytham A A

Jun 6, 2020

It is great and so helpful course for everybody

By Shivendra S

Jun 3, 2020

Great way to learn and getting ready for a job

By Devimaris C N T

Jun 1, 2020


The word uses are very easy to understand.

By Srihari P P

May 17, 2020

Well organized, Briefly explained. Thanks alot.

By Zinaida G

Apr 12, 2020

Very helpful and interesting course, thank you!

By Харченко В А

Mar 30, 2020

Great! Thank you very much for this possibility

By Sharifov R

Mar 19, 2020

Thank you so much USA you are the best xo xo xo

By Mohammed F A

Dec 17, 2019

That is the perfect course, really appreciate..

By Cheng C

Jul 16, 2017

Very good course after the first week studying.


Jul 15, 2017

This course helps me a lot to develop my career

By Dong D P

Mar 17, 2017

good course for professional career development

By Marta

Dec 26, 2016

In love with this course, thank you so much !:)

By Anari E D

Nov 2, 2016

Very interesting. I really enjoyed this course.

By Manuel A R A

Mar 21, 2021

I loved this course, thank you for everything!

By J K 8

Feb 24, 2021

very useful information for career development

By Dawit O

Feb 22, 2021

I really appricate ,i like your wy of teaching

By Susan V

Jan 27, 2021

its a great course!!!! this have many tools !!

By Entangled T

Oct 11, 2020

lovely course and it was so easy to understand

By Rohit B P

Aug 24, 2020

This course help me to increase my confidence.

By Khalid A N A

Aug 1, 2020

great course to attend, with great instructors