Transferable Skills

Badges designed for FGCU students 

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

FGCU’s Transferable Skills are based on the career readiness competencies identified by the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE). Transferable skills digital badges can 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

Browse FGCU’s Transferable Skills below to learn more about each and for directions on how to self-enroll for free into the badge courses on Canvas. 

Oral Communication

Oral Communication

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Diversity

Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

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Career ready individuals

Career Management

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Professionals meeting together

Professionalism & Work Ethic

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Emotional Intelligence

Emotional Intelligence

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Financial Responsibility

Personal Financial Responsibility

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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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Leader interviewing a candidate

Leadership

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Individual writing

Written Communication

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Student working with data

Data Literacy

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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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