A2i: Information for Students

The Accelerate to Industry (A2i) program helps N.C. A&T graduate students obtain the workforce skills and experience they need to succeed in a dynamic industry career path. Students will have the opportunity to learn from industry leaders as they prepare for their future after graduate school.

Please find information about upcoming and past A2i webinars/events below.

A2i Industry Immersion Series (June 7-9, 2021) 

The A2i Immersion Series is a 2-3 day intensive experiential learning experience that prepares our graduate students for the corporate environment. The series includes signature A2i content along with events and activities unique to the Immersion Series. Workshops will be held online in Zoom. Students must apply to be considered. Selected applicants will be chosen to participate.

Highlights include: 
  • Interactive workshops 
  • Online company fair 
  • Virtual resume and LinkedIn feedback sessions 
  • Online networking sessions and career panels 
  • Resume included in Industry Partners Resume Booklet 
Student Requirements: 
  • Attend all components of the Immersion Series 
  • Attend two Immersion Series Prep Workshops (to be scheduled for May 2021) 
  • Submit resume to Office of Career Services for review and approval 
Selection Process: 
  • Student selection will be made by A2i Industry Partners. 
Participation Fee: 
  • Students selected to participate in the Immersion Series will pay a $20 participation fee after selection.  The Participation Fee partially covers the cost of the A2i t-shirt and materials.

Fall 2020 A2i Job Search Strategies Webinar Series

  • Dell Technologies: "What’s Hot in Technology and How to Prepare for It"
    Friday 10/2/20, 12:00-1:00pm
  • "Keys to an Accelerated Career in Industry" with Dean Clay Gloster
    Friday 10/16/20, 12:00-1:00pm
  • GE Research: “Agility & Resiliency in a Changing World / Getting to Know GE Research”
    Friday 10/30/20, 12:00-1:00pm
  • Sandia National Laboratories: “Career Pathways at a National Laboratory”
    Friday 11/13/20, 12:00-1:00pm
  • “Strengths Assessment: Identifying and Promoting Your Professional Strengths” with Dr. Joe Aldinger, N.C. State University
    Friday 12/4/20, 12:00-1:00pm