NextSteps

 

For a full listing of College and Career resources - click here to go to the College and Career information website that Prospect shares with Horizons School.  See your Principal, Dr. Brockman for more information.

 

Get the Latest Info about Future Careers

US News - The 100 Best Jobs

 
Health and Administrative Career Training
 

Mt. Diablo Adult Education - Career and Technical Education Center (CTEC) 
Call 685-7340, Ext. 6730 or go to 
http://mdae-mdusd-ca.schoolloop.com/ctec

CTEC Certificate Programs - Prepare for a career in under a year!  Financial Aid available.

  • Account Clerk
  • Administrative Assistant
  • Emergency Medical Technician
  • Medical Assistant
  • Registered Dental Assistant
  • Sterile Processing Technician
  • Surgical Technologist
  • Computer Applications Training
  • CPR for Health Care Providers (American Heart)
  • Customer Service (National Certification)
  • Food Safety (National Certification)

 

Community Colleges

 

Diablo Valley College - http://www.dvc.edu/  

Take assessment practice tests (English, ISSA Math Placer, Math - Algebra II completed, & ESL)  http://www.dvc.edu/org/departments/assessment-center/  listed in the left orange column.   

 
 Los Medanos College - http://www.losmedanos.edu/

 

 

 

California State University campuses

 
For all CSU Campuses - https://secure.csumentor.edu/

 

CSU East Bay - http://www20.csueastbay.edu/prospective/index.html

 

 

University of California campuses

 
Admissions and degree Information http://admission.universityofcalifornia.edu/

 

 

Financial Aid (Be sure to apply at both the Federal and California sites)

 
Federal Student Aid (complete to receive aid at any college or university) - https://fafsa.ed.gov/
 
California Student Aid Commission - Financial aid in California - http://www.calgrants.org/

 

 

Former Foster Youth - College and Financial Aid

 

California College Pathways for Foster Youth http://www.cacollegepathways.org/

 

California Chafee Grant for Foster Youth – free money for foster youth for college or career training https://www.chafee.csac.ca.gov/default.aspx