Professionalism First! is one of several initiatives to help you become a competitive
candidate in today’s job market. Our full program includes seven initiatives. If
you successfully complete six of those seven modules, you will receive a Certificate
of Professional Development. Employers value this certificate and know that you have
invested in learning about the important skills that will help you succeed in today’s
The Fogelman Promise Initiatives include:
- Professionalism First!
- Business Etiquette
- Fogelman Fit
- Fogelman Feeds
- Know Good—Do Good—Thrive (offered during regular classes)
- The 4 C’s—Communication, Creativity, Critical Thinking, and Emotional Control (offered
during regular classes)
All FCBE students receive the last two initiatives as part of our regular curriculum.
To receive the Professional Development Certificate, you only have to complete 4 of
the remaining initiatives—a great investment into your future.
For more information on the Professional Development Center and how to register for
any of the above initiatives, click here or visit room 274 in the Fogelman College
of Business and Economics.