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Career Compass Requirements ~ Fall 2012 Freshman

The Career Compass program is required of all students who started at NIU as freshmen (in Fall 2010 or later) and have declared, or changed to, a major within the College of Business {optional for transfers}. Students must complete an 8 week workshop series and recive a satisfactory (S) passing grade in order for students to be eligible to enroll in UBUS 310.

Click here for requirements if you are student who started at NIU in the Fall of 2011.

Requirements

  • Enroll in the UBUS 100 A,B,C,D 8 week workshop series for the Spring 2013.
  • Attend all required workshops
  • Complete all required assignments
  • Check your NIU student e-mail account and the Career Compass Blackboard Community regularly for announcements.

Course Info

All sections(A,B,C,D) of the UBUS 100 Career Compass course are worth 0 credit hours, graded S/U, and assessed a fee of $25. Students are strongly encouraged to attend and complete the program once they have enrolled for a given semester as they will be assessed additional fees if they need to repeat the program.

Workshop Reservations

You must register through My NIU during the regular course registration process. If you have registration issues, please contact the Career Compass Coordinator, (815) 753-1325, or e-mail careercompass@niu.edu.

Program Communication

All program communication takes place via e-mail and Blackboard. To access the Career Compass Blackboard Community log into your Blackboard account and click on the Community tab. Then select Business Career Compass under My Organizations. OR look for the Business Career Compass link under the My Organizations section of your Blackboard home page (along the right-hand side).