Program Requirements

To register in the Workforce Career Coach Facilitator certificate program, students must have one of the following or satisfy the workforce/career work experience requirements within two years of registration:

  • A graduate degree and one year of workforce or career work experience*
  • A bachelor’s degree and two years of workforce or career work experience*
  • An associate's degree and three years of workforce or career work experience*
  • A high school diploma and four years of workforce or career work experience*

*Workforce or career development experience is defined as working in any environment where one:

  • helps others to find out about careers and jobs
  • is involved in education and/or training relevant to establishing career and job goals
  • guides clients through the process of seeking a job, e.g., resume writing, the interview,  negotiating compensation, etc.
  • counsels clients on how to maintain employment