Career Competencies Checklist
The following competency areas are the most essential for undergraduates to develop before they graduate. You have likely developed many of the skills below already but reflection on your experience can help you name them and attach them to things you’ve done. Learning how to communicate about these competencies is an asset as you begin to network and apply for opportunities.
The lists below are behaviors you may have demonstrated that help you develop each competency. Connecting the specific behavior to the competency is important. The competency is what you take with you to your next endeavor. The behavior provides evidence that you developed the skill
The Competencies Checklist is meant to be a brainstorming tool to help you start thinking about
- What competencies do you have experience?
- What competencies do you need experience?