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4,660 reviews

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....

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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 Zakiyya H

Dec 14, 2020

I've learned a lot from this course. Thank you so much!

By Harshal P

Oct 25, 2020

Very helpful course. Also methods of teaching is great.

By Sufian J

Sep 30, 2020

Its a good course,very helpful and easy to understand .

By Mili C

Sep 5, 2020

Es maravilloso el trabajo que realizan, muchas gracias.

By Maresly P

Aug 18, 2020

Excellent course! Congratulations to the Coursera team!

By Brisseth P C

Aug 11, 2020

It was an excellent course. It reaches my expectations.


Jun 26, 2020

J'ai vraiment adoré, très bonne méthode d'apprentissage

By Mientarti R

Jun 24, 2020

This course will help your career development. So good!

By Shivam U

May 27, 2020

It was very helpful for the young budding professionals

By Md. S R

May 23, 2020

I enjoyed the presentation & the way of learning a lot.

By murman m

Apr 8, 2020

The practicality of the course exceeded my expectations

By Daniela L d S

Mar 27, 2020

This course was very helpful to improve my career in US

By Offor C I

Aug 16, 2019

A very interesting course with lots of things to learn.

By Jaime V

Feb 21, 2019

It was a very nice experience. I learned about US jobs.


Feb 18, 2018

It is very helpful to get a job and career development.

By Tatiana B

Sep 17, 2017

It is a very interesting and useful course! I recommend

By Kiziah B A

Nov 4, 2016

this course will enhance and give knowledge to everyone

By S . C

May 19, 2022

he coursera ,thank you so much for

free providing this

By Adesesan Y

Aug 29, 2021

I would personally recommend this course for everyone!

By Mac A M F

Jul 23, 2021

Really very good, I am very satisfied with this course

By La P

Jul 5, 2021

It is very good and interesting course for a beginner.

By hazem a

Mar 22, 2021

One of the best courses to improve English proficiency

By Samia B a

Mar 13, 2021

Really ,thank you very much for this enriching journey


Sep 5, 2020

Contribuiu muito para o meu conhecimento e preparação.

By Adrian F R

Sep 4, 2020

excelente curso, me gustó y me ayudó bastante. Gracias