An ePortfolio is a collection of work (evidence) in an electronic format that highlights your coursework and learning experiences. When you think about your ePortfolio and the types of evidence that it contains, it is important to think carefully about its purpose and intended audience. Some ideas for your ePortfolio could be:
Creating an ePortfolio might give you the edge when looking for your first job after college. In a study conducted by the Association of American College and Universities, more than four in five employers stated that an ePortfolio “would be useful to ensure that job applicants have the knowledge and skills they need to succeed in their company or organization.” Additionally, many graduate programs are now requiring ePortfolios as part of their application process. By creating your Portfolium account today, you’ll be getting ahead of the competition.