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Leavey School of Business Santa Clara University


Get Career Ready with MGMT 50: Professional Skills Seminar

Overview of MGMT 50 course.

Santa Clara University business undergraduates learn from distinguished scholars and experienced executives

Looking for ways to strengthen your professional presence? Look no further ー The Professional Development Skills and Strategies Seminar (MGMT 50) is exactly what you need! Offered once a week and taught by career coaches, the course prepares students in MGMT 50 for success in the career search process by helping them build their professional skills. 

MGMT 50 (“Professional Skills Seminar” on CourseAvail) is a one unit foundational professional development course geared toward sophomores. It emphasizes intentionality in career exploration and highlights resources students can use to help strengthen their professional development and profile.  

Overall, helping students gain confidence in navigating the world of business is a top priority in this course. To name a few, some skills and resources covered in MGMT 50 are: 

  • In-person and online networking
  • Personal branding and storytelling
  • LinkedIn and Resumes
  • Interviewing tips   

If you have questions about the MGMT 50 seminar, contact Brenda Versteeg at