NACE Career Competencies

Are you career-ready? The National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE), appointed a task force of college career services and HR/staffing professionals to develop a definition of career readiness, based on extensive research among employers. NACE’s research identified eight competencies associated with career readiness.

Center for Engaged Learning

Provides students with high quality, impactful, engaged learning experiences to enhance the Furman experience and ultimately prepare students for the workforce.

Institute for the Advancement of Community Health

Connects Furman to the greater community to advance education and research regarding health.

Office of Pre-Professional Advising

Offers specialized advising for students interested in pursuing careers in healthcare or law.

Heller Service Corps

Take part in Furman’s commitment to engage students in serving the community by participating in the Heller Service Corps.

On-Campus Employment

Gain valuable transferable skills and experience by working on campus.

Student Organizations

Join a student organization to meet new people and gain professional skills. Browse the 150+ student organizations offered at Furman, or start your own!