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Professional and Personal Development

Develop professional skills and prepare for your future career.

Graduate Academy

The  Graduate Academy offers workshops, courses, and other programs to help graduate students explore career options and learn new skills in research, teaching, leadership, entrepreneurship, and writing.

Develop Skills for Success

WVU is an institutional member of the National Center for Faculty Development and Diversity, which offers resources on developing skills for success in academic careers. Graduate students may join this organization and access these resources for free by signing up through an "Institutional Sub-Account Membership."

Career Services

The WVU Career Services Center offers career counseling, resume and cover letter reviews, interview skills training, and career fairs.