Professional Development Program

Professional Development Program

A nine-week program developed specifically for undergraduate engineering international students.


Program Highlights

  • Participants meet one-on-one with the student coordinator to review their resume, practice elevator pitch, and discuss internship and job searches.
  • Weekly Meetings cover the following topics: Marketing Yourself, Resume and Cover Letter Development, Designing an Elevator Pitch, Networking, Job Search Nuts and Bolts for International Students, Strengths Quest Inventories and how to use your strengths, Leadership Styles, and Types of Interviews (STAR, 1st/2ndRound, and informational)
  • Industry Visit with other International students
  • Participants who finish the program received an Iowa State University portfolio and certificate

Contact Information

Santos Núñez
Student Retention Coordinator
Engineering International Programs
snunez@iastate.edu

Dr. LeQuetia Ancar
Assistant Director of Student Services
Director of Multicultural Student Success
lancar@iastate.edu