This aspect of the curriculum will guide you through your career transition into tech.
To obtain employment, it is vital that you utilize all the tools at your disposal:
Each of your courses will focus on the importance of being a professional to prepare you for the job market.
Our curriculum was built in collaboration with industry partners, who are committed to bringing people from all backgrounds into the tech workforce. They have shared with us the insider secrets and best practices of how to land a great job in tech. We have aggregated and synthesized this knowledge into a guide to attaining employment, with step by step assignments utilizing internal and external resources, in parallel with your technical training.
You are expected to complete these assignments weekly. Each assignment is graded, and together all Career Coaching assignments make up 10% of your overall course grade. Although your submissions will be graded, the most important goal is for you to be prepared to meet potential employers and get hired.
Note: The 201 and 301-level assignments are built to prepare you for the 401 in-class instruction to maximize the experience while prepping you for the job market.
Career Coaching covers these 7 interrelated areas of your professional growth:
Each course has a detailed sequence of assignments to help you develop across all of the above areas.