Professional Development – learning opportunities designed to attain knowledge and skills for personal and professional growth. These opportunities often aid in career advancement.
Professional development examples include: Conference/workshop attendance, reading professional articles and books, attending programs on your campus, serving on departmental and university committees, etc.
Organizations and Publications
There are many local, regional, and national student affairs organizations. These organizations are designed to enhance your student affairs awareness, knowledge, and skills.
Tips for the New Student Affairs Professional
Professional development is important at every point in your student affairs career. This tips will help get you started.