Vocational and Technical Schools/Programs and Apprenticeships
Searching for Schools
Bigfuture - https://bigfuture.collegeboard.org
Vocational Info Center website – can search by program of study and state - http://www.khake.com/page4.html
Scroll down and see list for California - http://www.khake.com/page62.html
Tech/Voc schools by state/programs of study - http://www.technical-schools-guide.com/california-technical-schools.html
CA Community College – Programs
Go to bottom of page and search by major or school - https://misweb.cccco.edu/webproginv/prod/invmenu.htm
Varies for each school/program – often NO course requirements
Types of Schools/Programs
Art Institutes, Auto programs, Medical Assistant, Graphic Design, Pharmacy Tech, Massage Therapy, Computer Info Systems, …..
Cost versus Length of Time for Degree/Certificate – should I do Technical School or Community College?
Technical Schools tend to take less time to get a degree/certificate, yet also tend to be more expensive. Please compare pros/cons with same type of degree/certificate at a community college if possible.
Financial Aid- Many schools can award Financial Aid
Get training as you work with a person skilled in the area. Examples – Tatoo Artist, Electrician, Air Condition & Refrigeration, ..
General - http://www.khake.com/page58.html