Career Core by Kaplan: Gap Analysis (Topic 17)

Recommended for students or alumni in an active job or internship search who would like perspective on understating job descriptions, when to apply, and how to fill in any skill or experience gaps.

As you prepare to apply for jobs, it’s important to remember that you’ll almost never meet 100% of the qualifications listed. But that doesn’t mean you won’t get the job! In this topic you will learn more about how to identify and address gaps in your skills, experience, or education.

Career Core by Kaplan is the University of Arizona’s partner to help Wildcats get career-ready, no matter their starting point! If you have not logged on to Kaplan Career Core yet, your first log in (using your university netid and password) will take you to the home page to set up your account. Then select “Kaplan Career Core” from the dashboard, select “Curriculum Outline,” and scroll down to Secure the Opportunity/Topic 17. After your first login “View Resource” will take you directly to each topic.