Career Path Schools & Training
SOME POPULAR BAY AREA CAREER TRAINING, TECHNICAL & VOCATIONAL SCHOOLS/PROGRAMS
* DeVry University– http://www.devry.edu/
Daly City, Fremont, Oakland, San José
AA, BA & MA programs.
AA: Accounting, Electronics & Computer Technology, Health Information Technology, Network Systems Administration, Web Graphic Design
*Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising (FIDM)- 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 – http://www.heald.edu
Concord, Hayward, San Francisco, San José
6-12 month Certification & 12-24 month AA programs
Healthcare, Business, Legal, Technology
*Marinello Schools of Beauty– http://www.marinello.com
San Francisco, San José
Hair Care, Nail Care, Skin Care, Massage Therapy, Teacher Training
*Western Career College– http://www.westerncollege.edu/ (888) 203-9947
Emeryville, Pleasant Hill, San José, San Leandro
Certificate & AS Programs
Dental, Fitness, Medical, Legal, Nursing, Pharmacy, Technical, Veterinary
*WorldSchool of Massage– http://www.worldschoolmassage.com/ (415) 221-2533
Corte Madera, Pleasanton, San Francisco
*Wyotech– 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
Vocational Directory of San Francisco Area Trade Schools and Career Colleges
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Career/Interest Resources and Assessment Links
Not sure what might interest you?
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