How to Choose the Right Course After my Degree

Congratulations on your degree! Now lets find the perfect course. Below you will find out just how to choose the right course after your degree.

How to Choose the Right Course After Your Degree

First off, congratulations on your graduation! Now that you have graduated, let’s get you ready for the workforce. You want to make sure you have the best chance of landing your dream job. A course relating to your field might give you just the edge you need. Below you will find out how to choose the right course after your degree. 

Why Choosing the Right Course is Important

Choosing the right course to study after your degree is not as difficult as you think. That does not take away from its importance though. By choosing the right course you could open yourself up to new amazing opportunities. This is why you need to make sure your course matches your desired career field. Studying a course different to your degree could have a major or no effect at all. So choose wisely!

 

How to Choose the Right Course After My Degree

When choosing the right course, you must make sure you are aware of all qualifications open to you. This will help you make an informed decision. This is not the only thing you should consider. Be sure to ask yourself these questions:

What Degree do you Have?

Your course should relate to your degree. As an example, a photography graduate could benefit from an Interior Design Course as they relate. The more your course differs from your degree, the less valuable it will be in your field.

Where do you Want to Work?

Another thing you should consider is the company you want to work for. Businesses sometimes make use of more than one skill set. As a teaching graduate, you could benefit from a Child Psychology Course. These relate and will impress any potential employers.

What Skills do You Need to Improve?

You could also study a course to improve your skills. This means that an additional qualification could be the difference between being competent or not. If there are certain parts of your job that you think will be challenging, a course could turn it into a strength. 

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Where to Find the Right Course

When looking for the right place to complete your course, there are certain things you need to think of. Below are few industries our courses we cover:

Lenita Pikkie Marais
Lenita Pikkie Marais
Computer Course A+
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Awesome service, awesome prices, and just awesome people who are there for you no matter what. They go out of their way to see you succeed in your studies
Moloi Patricia malema
Moloi Patricia malema
Occupational Health and Safety
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I would like to give my compliments to all the staff who contacted me during my difficulties and more specifically to Kenneth who convinced me to enroll with skills.
Kelebogile
Kelebogile
Early childhood
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Skill academy is an affordable college and a good one.
Rochel Nicolene
Rochel Nicolene
Adult Matric
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They are fast responses when you need feedback or any help or support.
Skills Academy is the word support in every way.
Geraldine
Geraldine
Professional secretary
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I will strongly recommend Skills Academy! And you won't regret your choice if you would want to study or do courses through them. I'm very happy with Skills Academy, they respond very quick and are always there when you need help.
Awelani Jennifer Ramulongo
Awelani Jennifer Ramulongo
HR Management
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If you want further your studies, Skills Academy is the best online college to study with. You will always feel at home and will not regret it.
Carine van der Westhuizen
Carine van der Westhuizen
Beauty Therapy
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The service is very good with friendly and helpful staff. You have your time to complete your studies. Fast or slow.
Shahida Dawson
Shahida Dawson
Financial Accounting
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If you want professional, efficient and friendly service, Skills Academy is the institution to go to!
Taryn Duplessis
Taryn Duplessis
Beauty Therapy
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Excellent college. I don't regret signing up with Skills Academy.
Wilma Kok
Wilma Kok
Adult Matric
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Skills Academy is a good college, as you get fast, efficient and brilliant service. Their staff are very friendly when they are assisting you. They always call to make sure that everything is okay, or ask whether you need help with something.
Caroline Govender
Caroline Govender
Junior Bookkeeping
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Skills Academy is affordable and helpful.
Kebalipile
Kebalipile
Crime Investigation
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Best academy that gives the best to their students to overcome anything and get the best out of their studies.
Kholeka Nqobile Xintolo
Kholeka Nqobile Xintolo
Child Psychology
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You are fast and patient. Very resourceful as help through landlines are always available. Good learning structures with group and team classes. Very consistent and always there when you need anything regarding your studies.
Catherine Harland
Catherine Harland
Educare N4
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Definitely worth it. The courses that are available are great and the service even better.
Nonhlanhla Sarah
Nonhlanhla Sarah
HR Management
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Skills Academy is the best because they give you the best education and they are always there ready to help you in everything that you don't understand.
Mpho Vilakazi
Mpho Vilakazi
Child Day Care
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Skills Academy is the best college to study at. They deliver on time, their staff is supportive and their fees are affordable.
Maria Mokgadi Faro
Maria Mokgadi Faro
Educare N6
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Good communication, helpful when you need help and the books are delivered on time.
Zandisiwe
Zandisiwe
IT
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Skills academy is very responsive, friendly and patient.
Zanele Kopo
Zanele Kopo
HR Management N6
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I would say that Skill Academy is the best online college you can trust and rely on. Due to the support I got from here, I fully recommend the college for anyone else who wish to do online studying.
Sifiso
Sifiso
Interior Design and Decorating
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To anyone who would like to improve his/her career, whether you do have your grade 12 certificate or not, Skills Academy is the right institution to improve your career and even your life in general. The reason is that you do everything online, and you can work while studying at your own pace.
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Accredited vs Provider Courses 

We are licensed to offer accredited courses in partnership with some of the best institutions in South Africa. Our accredited courses are recognised locally. That means, students can study even further after completing their course. These qualifications are also recognised by recruiters and may increase your chances of getting a job. 

Our non-accredited courses on the other hand are skills-based. They aim to give students with no experience an opportunity to enter the workforce. The skills you will get will help you step into a job with ease.

Let’s Get You Upskilled 

We are so happy you are taking your future so seriously. You want to give yourself the best shot of having a successful career and we are in your corner. Ready to choose the right qualification? Get started on your course as soon as possible by:

  • Completing our online contact form
  • Calling us for free on 0800 39 0027  
Last Updated: June 20, 2021

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Eric Diergaardt
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