Whether your career path is well-defined—or invites more questions than answers, CLA is here to help.
Explore the Core Career Competencies with resources CLA has created just for you, including:
Then, make revealing connections between your liberal arts experiences and future opportunities with RATE.
You can start your journey to becoming a highly competitive candidate right now.
Great! Use this resource throughout your experience at CLA. You’ll gain confidence in your competencies and your ability to articulate them—accelerating a clear lead over other candidates.
You can strengthen your competencies through a broad range of experiences, including:
And, when you regularly RATE those experiences, you'll assess your progress and be rewarded by the discoveries you make. (Remember: Self reflection is a critical element of your success.)
Continue to watch the competency and alumni videos, too. As you do, you’ll gain a deeper understanding of the value these competencies bring to your future career.
Extraordinary careers don’t happen by accident. So, when life presents a pivotal opportunity, leverage RATE for the deliberate process that will help you prepare and succeed.
By reflecting on your own experiences, you'll discover your own way to translate those meaningful experiences into innumerable contexts—helping you clearly demonstrate your value.
Each of these videos gives you valuable insight into the Core Career Competencies you gain in CLA—and how they help you make an impact. For real-world connections, dive into the CLA alumni videos.
Employers and alumni tell us these 10 competencies are most critical in enabling career success. Deepen your understanding of each one and measure your progress with RATE.
Connect with your CLA academic advisors and career counselors, check out the Career Readiness Guide—and chart your course for future success.