ProfessioNole Ready

ProfessioNole Ready teaches students about the professional skills valued by employers in the workforce, graduate or professional school programs, and other post-graduation plans.


ProfessioNole Ready is a self-guided online professional development series with interactive learning activities that will help you build the skills employers want.  With 13 career modules available to explore, ranging from resumes and interviewing to professional communication, participants have the flexibility to choose which topics best meet their needs.


ProfessioNole Ready is completely online in Canvas and available to complete at your own pace.

  • Interactive learning activities
  • Informative videos
  • Reflective questions
  • Develop action plans
  • Module quizzes
  • Engage with Career Center resources, services, and programs


A digital badge is an online representation of the skills you have learned in ProfessioNole Ready. Share your badge with other students, faculty, future employers, or admissions committees to showcase your level of career management and competency readiness. 

Earn Three Levels of Badges

6 career readiness modules = ProfessioNole Ready

7-10 career readiness modules = ProfessioNole Ready Garnet

11-13 career readiness modules = ProfessioNole Ready Gold

ProfessioNole Ready Required Modules

  • Career Readiness
  • Professional Communication
  • Resume Ready
  • Interview Ready
  • Diversity & Inclusion
  • Career Portfolio

Optional Modules to Earn Other Badges

  • Choose your Path
  • Ready to Network
  • Ready to Work in a Global Economy
  • Graduate/Professional School Ready
  • Search for Job Opportunities
  • Gain Experience and be Recognized
  • Using my Graduate Degree


ProfessioNole Ready is an organizational course in Canvas.  Click the enrollment link below to add ProfessioNole Ready to your Canvas dashboard and start earning badges!


If you have any questions about ProfessioNole Ready, email us at



Getting your students involved in ProfessioNole Ready is easy!

Here are two steps you can take:

  1. Include the following statement on your syllabus

"This course will help you fulfill the requirements of ProfessioNole Ready, an online professional development series created by the Career Center. Earning the ProfessioNole Ready badge will help you prepare in securing internship or employment opportunities and prepare you for career success. This is also a great opportunity to take what you are learning here and see how it will help you in your chosen career. You can learn more about this program online at"

You may also choose to include a brief list of the competencies students will learn about through ProfessioNole Ready Participation:

  • Career Management
  • Professionalism
  • Communications
  • Critical Thinking
  • Global Fluency
  • Leadership
  • Team Work
  • Digital Technology
  1. Consider making ProfessioNole Ready a course assignment or extra-credit assignment. Email to schedule a meeting with the Career Center to learn more about adding ProfessioNole Ready as a course activity. 


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