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Career Information

GUHSD is currently in the process of joining the California College Guidance Initiative (CCGI), which will replace Xello as our college and career exploration program for students.  Stay tuned for more information!
The following may be useful resources as you explore career possibilities:
Apprenticeship Programs/Trade Schools:
Apprenticeship Programs: List of local programs and links to search for more.
Best Trade Schools:  Search for trade schools in the U.S.
Grossmont Adult School: Career training programs for adults 18 years and older
San Diego Job Corps:  Free job training for low-income 16-24 year olds.
Career Exploration:
CA Career Zone:  Explore, plan, and prepare for a career.
Cal State Pays:  Find out earnings for different California State University majors.
Immigrants Rising Guide to Working for Yourself: Information about independent contracting and business ownership for undocumented individuals.
My Next Move:  Learn more about skills and salary information for 900 different careers. Use the O*Net Interest Profiler to discover careers that match your interests.
Community Colleges:
Career Coach:  Discover in-demand careers and majors offered at community colleges.
Community College Program Finder:  Search for the community colleges that offer a major or career preparation that interests you.  
Resume Writing/ Job Search:
Novoresume:  How-to guide for creating a high school resume.
Resume Lab:  Templates and tips from resume experts.
San Diego Workforce Partnership:  Career Centers assisting with job search and career development, training, internships, certifications, and more.
Zety Career Blog:  Job search, resume writing and career advice.