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Career Path Schools & Training

Some Popular Bay Area Career Training, Technical & Vocational Schools/Programs

 

* DeVry University– Daly City, Fremont, Oakland, San José http://www.devry.edu/ AA, BA & MA programs.

AA: Accounting, Electronics & Computer Technology, Health Information Technology, Network Systems Administration, Web Graphic Design

 

*Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising (FIDM)- San Francisco  http://fidm.edu 2-year & 4-year degree programs

Business Management, Fashion Design, Graphic Design, Interior Design, Jewelry Design, Merchandise Marketing, Visual Communications, and more

 

*Heald College – Concord, Hayward, San Francisco, San José http://www.heald.edu 6-12 month Certification & 12-24 month AA programs

Healthcare, Business, Legal, Technology

 

*Marinello Schools of Beauty– San Francisco, San José http://www.marinello.com Program Certificates

Hair Care, Nail Care, Skin Care, Massage Therapy, Teacher Training

 

*Western Career College– Emeryville, Pleasant Hill, San José, San Leandro http://www.westerncollege.edu/ (888) 203-9947 Certificate & AS Programs

Dental, Fitness, Medical, Legal, Nursing, Pharmacy, Technical, Veterinary

 

*WorldSchool of Massage– Corte Madera, Pleasanton, San Francisco http://www.worldschoolmassage.com/ (415) 221-2533

Certification Programs

 

*Wyotech– Fremont www.wyotech.edu/campus/fremont (888) 577-7559 Diploma & Certificate Programs

Automotive Technology, Electrician, HVAC, Motorcycle Technology, Plumbing

 

**NOTE: Several local community colleges and some 4-year colleges also offer various career diplomas/certificates and Associate of Arts (AA) or Associate of Science (AS) degrees. For more info go to:

www.ccsf.edu, www.skylinecollege.edu, www.collegeofsanmateo.edu, www.cccapply.org

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Career/Interest Resources and Assessment Links

CA Career Zone: http://www.cacareerzone.org/index.html - Self Assessments, Explore Career Industries, get a Reality Check....

 

California Colleges Career Planning: http://californiacolleges.edu/career/career.asp - General Info, Self Assessments, Career Matching Assisstant, Career Lists, and more!

 

Myers Briggs Personality Test: http://www.humanmetrics.com/cgi-win/JTypes2.asp

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