WGU ALUMNI: CAREER SUPPORT
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A technology skills platform that includes expert-authored online courses on software dev, IT ops, data science, and more. Prepare for industry certifications and other career-advancing opportunities.
WGU Alumni Library
Download and read 150,000+ ebooks, search a database of thousands of peer-reviewed journals and general periodicals, view 40,000 profiles of global public and nonpublic companies, and more.
Access a range of training resources (books, courses, and videos on business, IT, well-being, certifications, production and collaboration, and digital skills) whenever and wherever you have the need.
Use the discount code wgualumni at check-out to get access to these MindEdge courses for free. Course topics include: Management, Leadership, HR, Finance, Communication, and more. SHRM credits are available.
Watch 1,400+ classroom videos on topics like differentiation, class culture, and new teachers. Teaching Channel has partnered with top educators around the country to film real classrooms in every subject and grade level. Every video has been vetted by education professionals to ensure they'll help you follow best practices.
Hey Teach aims to provide resources, stories, inspiration, and laughs to everyone who has taken on—or is thinking about taking on—the challenging, rewarding, and vital work of educating America's kids.
Institute for Advancing Health Value
Access intelligence services for competencies that providers need to succeed in value-based care delivery efforts and policies along with information on market activities, including case study briefs, weekly news digests, intelligence briefs, webinars, and member meetings.
Sigma, the international honor society of nursing, develops leaders in the profession through recognition, education, and global opportunities and provides free online education, webinars, and additional resources for all nurses.
Nurses on Boards Coalition
The Nurses on Boards Coalition (NOBC) represents national nursing and other organizations working to build healthier communities in America by increasing nurses’ presence on corporate, health-related, and other boards, panels, and commissions.
WGU’s Career & Professional Development team operates Handshake—a modern career development platform used nationally by top universities and employers.
WGU Advance Equity Speaker Series
WGU’s Advance Equity Speaker Series is an online monthly program featuring guests who share their insights and perspectives on various topics related to diversity, equity, and inclusion.
GoCoach offers personalized career coaching to WGU alumni for $250 per one-hour session. Search and choose between a variety of experienced and forward-thinking coaches based on what you would like help with. Common themes include building a specific skill, navigating stakeholder relationships, and exploring growth opportunities. All WGU alumni have free access to GoCoach’s training series on topics such as change management, emotional intelligence, and more.
The National Society of Leadership and Success
Some of the benefits for members include: access to a five-step, skill-building leadership program; scholarship opportunities; a personalized letter of recommendation; and an online job bank. If this interests you and you’d like to continue your education with NSLS, join the WGU Alumni chapter today!
There is a $95 registration fee.
Please note learning resources offered to alumni are reviewed and WGU may change or discontinue any learning resource option at any time. These decisions are at the discretion of WGU and our partners. The opinions, instruction, and claims found within these learning resources may not necessarily reflect the viewpoints of WGU or WGU Alumni Relations.