You want to advance in your career and are considering joining an online degree program or certificate? EDHEC Online support team is here to guide you during the whole application process and throughout the program thanks to a tailored online coaching and mentoring system.
Choose an EDHEC online program that fits your needs
At EDHEC, our support and coaching system starts with our first conversation. We know that your decision to acquire new skills and return to school isn’t one to be taken lightly. You need to choose the program that best fits your professional goals and career plan.
That’s why our online program advisors are here to help you define your professional project and determine the best online degree or certificate for you. They accompany you during the whole admission process: from building a strong application to finding financial aid and finalizing your enrollment.
Unleash your potential thanks to personalised career coaching and academic support
A coaching and mentoring system is an important part of business and management studies, especially when it comes to online learning. Academic support and mentoring allows you to capitalize on skills you are gaining in real time, and help you to successfully complete your program. EDHEC additionally provides career coaching to help you create a tailored career plan, including the necessary steps for achieving his or her professional goals.
According to a recent survey of conducted by Opinion Way, managers and young professionals expect a solid and regular support system throughout their online program in order to succeed, including:
- personalised support sessions (93%)
- a collaborative platform (84%)
- group work sessions (68%)
- online coaching sessions with a professional (40%)
Student support, the core of EDHEC online learning approach
For its online degree programmes and certificates, EDHEC has developed a pedagogical approach which adapts to the needs of each participant. EDHEC’s support and coaching system is based on 3 pillars:
- Gaining new skills
- Career development
- Personal growth
A collaborative learning environment
For all its online programs, EDHEC has built a collaborative learning community that includes EDHEC professors, professional experts, mentors and coaches.
They are an essential part of this personalized support system and all have their specific area of expertise:
The professional coach
Career coaching at EDHEC Online makes use of the latest technology, experienced coaches, and a combination of individual and group online career coaching methods. Each coach has extensive experience in management and working in a corporate environment. The sessions are tailored to the participants’ needs so they can make the most out of their studies in order to progress in their career.
“We work with coaches who have extensive experience working within online programs. But we are also improving our methods. Coaches are constantly updating their resources and collective knowledge by sharing best practices and experiences together.”
Christophe Abrial, Online Bachelor of Science and Executive Master Programme Manager Director
Our career coaching methods
The academic mentor
Academic Mentors support you throughout the entirety of your online learning. They lead virtual classes at the end of each section of the course and answer, in real-time, any questions that you have about your classes.
EDHEC Online mentoring support
The corporate mentor
The corporate mentor is an experienced professional who helps you prepare your career development plan thanks to career workshops and job interview training.
The student support team
Each online program has a dedicated team to help you navigate through the program successfully and answer any questions related to your courses and schedules.
“Having coaching sessions was very important to me. The classes allowed me to strengthen the foundation I acquired during my Bachelor’s degree. But it is especially all this reflection that EDHEC allows me to have on my career and on the future that is useful to me.”
Chloe Simon, participant in the Online MSc International Business Management
From Day 1, join an extensive network of alumni
When you enroll in an online program at EDHEC, from day 1 you are part of the 50,000+ alumni network. EDHEC alumni work in more than 4,500 different companies and live in 130 different countries. School ambassadors are stationed around the world and regularly host social and professional events.
These occasions provide time to connect various generations of EDHEC graduates and to build strong relationships between alumni of different cultural backgrounds. Many alumni post job openings through EDHEC’s Career Center online job forum because they want to work with other EDHEC alumni.