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Career-Ready Mounties

Students who have become career ready exemplify a strong foundation in key employment skills and abilities. The National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE) has identified eight career competencies: career & self development, communication, critical thinking, equity & inclusion, leadership, professionalism, teamwork, and technology. Visit the EOU Career Center to discuss how to become career-ready, or look into the opportunities here.

Advance Your Career-Readiness Through

EOU provides opportunities for our students to engage in on-campus student employment throughout their educational journey. Being a student employee is a great way to build essential career skills and engage in career exploration.

Pursue your degree and be intentional about your coursework. Taking courses in areas of interest provides students with the opportunity to explore potential career paths, gain knowledge, and meet peers with like interests.

Take time to meet with our career services team- on-campus or virtually. Our staff can meet with you to discuss the job-search process, application materials, opportunities for networking, and more!

Develop skills that employers are seeking:

Career & Self Development | Communication | Critical Thinking | Equity & Inclusion | Leadership | Professionalism | Teamwork | Technology