Degreed Logo

Degreed is a San Fran and Salt Lake City based startup that “jailbreaks degrees” by offering “a free service that scores and validates your lifelong education."

Displaying 1-10 of 40,159 results.
Registered Nurse RN Psychiatric Senior Transitions
Ashburn, VA
View
Expeditionary IT Operations Engineer
Ashburn, VA
View
Assistant Nurse Manager
Manassas, VA
View
Associate Orbit Analyst (Astrodynamics)
Philomont, VA
View
Director, Information Security
Arlington, VA
View
RN PACU ACS
Ashburn, VA
View
Director, Payroll
Fairfax, VA
View
Relationship Banker -Seneca Meadows Financial Center - Germantown, MD- Northwest Maryland Market
Germantown, MD
View
Workday Analyst
Reston, VA
View
Medical Technologist II (Molecular Infectious) 4days/ 10hrs & Sign-On Bonus - Chantilly, VA req54410
Chantilly, VA
View

Search more jobs

It’s amazing how much weight a college degree holds in the job market considering that most employers have no idea what classes you took, what you learned, or how you did (unless you include your GPA). With that said, we all know that a college degree isn’t enough to land a job these days–employers want education and experience that is directly applicable to their jobs. College is only a small slice of the education that you’ll need to succeed, but it’s so nicely packaged. As we start to see education as more of a lifelong experience, we’re going to need better credentials. That’s what Degreed offers. They’re a San Francisco, CA and Salt Lake City, UT based startup that “jailbreaks degrees” by offering “a free service that scores and validates your lifelong education from both accredited (i.e. Harvard) and non-accredited (i.e. iTunesU, Lynda.com, Khan Academy, etc.) sources.”

Get Degreed

Over the years I’ve had a number of people pitch me on ideas for ways to credential entry level talent. Usually it’s attached to some training course or series of tests, so it should be no surprise that I’ve never been impressed. Degreed is different. They are categorizing, quantifying, and displaying your educational history in a way that is useful. Just how LinkedIn is replacing the Work History part of your résumé, I think Degreed can replace the Education part. But they’re a long way from that right now. I signed up and couldn’t even find my Major. I’m not going to invest in filling out a profile unless it’s easy and valuable. Degreed’s business model is predicated on having employers recruit from the database, so there could be some serious value down the road. If you want to be part of Degreed’s future, take a look at their Jobs page. Right now they’re looking for “developers, designers and deviants.” They don’t get any more specific than that, but a reader e-mailed me to tell me that he saw a posting from Degreed on his school’s Careers site. If you’re going to apply for a position, be sure to use your Degreed profile.

Links to Help You Begin Your Research

Will you try Degreed?

We've identified Degreed as having career opportunities in the following categories:


Jobs Near You

Amazon Order Filler - Pick Your Shifts - Earn Up To $18/Hr
Amazon Ashburn, VA
View
Dental Hygienist
Ike Lans D.D.S & Assocaites Ashburn, VA
View
Work in Customer Service? Earn Extra Cash
Uber Driver Partners Ashburn, VA
View
Part-Time Delivery
Uber Eats Ashburn, VA
View
Set Your Own Schedule - Shop and Deliver Groceries
Shipt Herndon, VA
View

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Copyright © 2007-2015 One Day, One Job. All rights reserved.