Purdue University Employee Benefit: Professional Development | Glassdoor

Purdue University Professional Development

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  • Apr 05, 2019
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in West Lafayette, Indiana

    Prepares you for the engineering field. Good reputation among employers. Can prettymuch get you anywhere as long as you are good.

  • Nov 02, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Purdue Center for Regional Development Employee in West Lafayette, Indiana

    My boss is very supportive of development opportunities and suggested a training I wouldn't have thought to ask for (expensive and a week-long).

  • Aug 03, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Former student services in West Lafayette, Indiana

    Professional Development depends on your department and whether your dept. head is favored.

  • Jul 07, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Research Engineer in West Lafayette, Indiana

    It has very productive environment for the employees to assess their skills and qualities, consider their aims in life and set goals in order to realize and maximize their potential.

  • Feb 07, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Graduate Research/Teaching Assistant in West Lafayette, Indiana

    They have a career center that will look at your resume and offer trial interviews. They mostly only work with undergraduates though.

  • Nov 13, 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Veterinary Technician, RVT in Lafayette, Indiana

    They don’t offer very many options in the veterinary field. No much room for growth.

  • Aug 24, 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Chemist in West Lafayette, Indiana

    there were some progress opportunities but I was there only for a short time so i did not use them however others were progressing pretty fast

  • Mar 23, 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Programmer Analyst in West Lafayette, Indiana

    Lots of professional development seminars offered by various department. The best thing is you can take classes (building towards a degree) at reduced tution

  • Feb 19, 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Employee in West Lafayette, Indiana

    Purdue has paid for me to go multiple conferences.

  • Feb 03, 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Employee in West Lafayette, Indiana

    you can move up from an associate position to a manger position within a year or less

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