How the Dual Career Network Works


"The Dual Career Network's services with its network of contacts in the community helped support our decision to come to Iowa.  The DCN was instrumental in helping me quickly navigate my way through the local business community, introduced my resume to a number of employers...(and) gave me a lot of needed support and ecouragement."

(former DCN client)

Who Qualifies
What to Expect



Current DCN clients can access the following, free of charge:

ACT WorkKeys National Career Readiness exam, adminstered by the Skills Advantage program at Kirkwood Community College.  Study guides for this are available in DCN office.


"Almost all of the other academic facilities that made...offers to my wife seemed to not place much importance on whether or not I found meaningful employment. In today’s economy, it is a very good thing indeed to see…The University of Iowa being so helpful in aiding a spouse’s job search."

(former DCN client)