Mission

Our mission is to help students collect, connect, and showcase important marketable skills. We support faculty and staff who create or enhance experiential and high impact teaching experiences. We empower students to document and showcase their achievements with the UNT Comprehensive Learner Record.

We bridge curriculum to skills

Supporting students' development of marketable skills throughout their college journey.

Lumina Foundation

Collect

Collect marketable skills through coursework and extracurricular activities.

Lumina Foundation

Connect

Connect what you learn through college experiences to what it means for your future

Lumina Foundation

Showcase

Showcase experiences and skills in the Learner Record to share your unique story!

Our Partners

We've seen exponential growth in campus engagement with faculty, staff and students.

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Faculty & Staff

40k

Students

60k

Microcredentials

70k

ePortfolio Projects

Our Partners

Lumina Foundation
National Institute for Learning Outcomes Assessment
Education Design Lab
OSN
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department of merchandising digital retailing
AACRAO
college of health public service
EMSI
NASPA
College of Visual Arts & Design
T3

Create and
Manage a Digital
Portfolio

  • Track your experience and earn badges
  • Showcase your skills on an ePortfolio
  • Share your Learner Record with future employers
Career Connect Students

Join Us

Students

Career Connect Students

Signal University Value with Credentials

  • Enter the national conversation on skills and learner records
  • Center employer-valued skills in college curriculum
  • Scale up high-impact pedagogies
  • See the impact on student outcomes and retention

Faculty & Staff

Career Connect Faculty & Staff

Connect with us to Improve Student Success

  • Engage in high-impact educational practices
  • Link marketable skills to your course
  • Contribute to the UNT Learner Record/li>
  • Apply for faculty grants!

Partners

Career Connect Partners

Create and Manage a Digital Portfolio

  • Track your experience and earn badges
  • Showcase your skills on an ePortfolio
  • Share your Learner Record with future employeers

Historically we tried to signal the value of a college education using grades and courses on a transcript, which employers could use to assess a candidate's career readiness. A digital Learner Record has the potential to be more robust expression of the educational value of a college education.

Mike Simmons, Associate Vice President of Academic Affairs & Meena Naik, Career Connect Program Director

UNT highlights 21st Century Skills

  • Map courses, experiences, and degrees to marketable skills
  • Highlight technical and transferrable skills valued by employers
  • Empower learners to showcase their skill set