Transferable Skills

Badges designed for FGCU students 

You’re on your way to earning a bachelor’s degree … Are you career ready?

FGCU offers two types of Transferable Skills. Those based on the career readiness competencies identified by the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE) guides students through development of a portfoilio and an interview process. Transferable skills digital badges help communicate these skills to employers.

Explore the process

Develop → Practice → Demonstrate

You are already on your way to gaining transferable skills! They are developed in your general education and major courses, and practiced on campus in clubs, organizations, and internships. Our transferable skill badge pathways guide you to develop skills in existing FGCU classes and activities, and badge assessments help you demonstrate those skills in a workplace format that employers understand.

Students Can Earn a Digital Badge at No Cost

Showcase your experiences in and out of the classroom through FGCU’s Transferable Skills aligned with NACE competencies. Learn more about the portfoilio and interview process for each digital badge below. 

Oral Communication

Oral Communication

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Career ready individuals

Career and Self-Development

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Professionals meeting together

Professionalism

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Diversity

Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

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Leader interviewing a candidate

Leadership

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Teamwork Placeholder

Teamwork

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People sitting around technology

Communication Technology

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Student thinking while researching

Critical Thinking

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Individual writing

Written Communication

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Student working with data

Data Literacy

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Additional Professional/Transferable Digital Badges Students Can Earn

Browse these professional skills below to learn more and register!

Undergraduate Research Student

Undergraduate Research

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Emotional Intelligence

Emotional Intelligence

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Financial Responsibility

Personal Financial Responsibility

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Honors College Badges: Students enrolled in the Honors College can earn digital badges aligned with transferrable skills.  Please see fgcu.edu/honors for additional information.

Career Readiness for all

Career readiness describes an assortment of skills employers look for that blend with the education of a bachelor’s degree to further prepare you for a successful career in your chosen profession.

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Our student support staff are readily available to assist you with your registration and/or general questions. 

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