Counselor Resources

We know you are working hard to help students succeed so we have compiled information and materials from other sources. We hope you find them useful!

Career Education: San Diego & Imperial Counties Community Colleges
The regional career education website for the San Diego and Imperial Counties Community Colleges. Includes career and college exploration as well as information about fees and how to apply.

Counselor Conference
Links to breakout session handouts, PowerPoints, and more.

Core Academics for Careers
A project of SB1070 CTE Regional Pathways, this website provides resources that expand college pathways into the middle and high school setting through professional development, curriculum, and industry connections.

California Community Colleges Career Education
Explore 200+ programs that allow students to learn by exploring, collaborating, and doing.

California Community Colleges My Path
About colleges, explore careers, choose a college, apply for college, pay for college.

California Community Colleges Career Coach
Discover majors and in-demand careers and education based on your interests. Take a career assessment, browse careers, or browse programs. Offers Military Search. Powered by EMSI.

CTE Model Curriculum Standards
A program of study that involves a multiyear sequence of courses that integrates core academic knowledge with technical and occupational knowledge to provide students with a pathway to post secondary education and careers.

California Career Zone
Career exploration and planning system designed especially for students. Jobseekers, educators, and counselors will benefit from the wealth of information on 900 occupations from the Occupational Information Network (O*Net) database.

California Career Center
California Career Center is a virtual counselor for career and college exploration and planning resources to help students map their futures. The Career Center is focused on students but also contains resources for counselors, teachers, and parents/guardians.

Career Surfer
Career Surfer is CalCRN’s mobile application that can be downloaded for free from AppStore or Google Play. Basic information about the 900 occupations detailed on the California Career Zone.

Salary Surfer
To help students and their families make important decisions about investing time and money in a college education, the California Community Colleges Chancellor’s Office, through Salary Surfer, is providing comparative information about the earnings of recent California community college graduates who received an award in a specific program of study.

Here to Career
The Here to Career app is an easy way to find careers that match your interest and get connected with tools to be successful. With Here to Career, you can view salary information and high-demand career opportunities in your area and find a local community college with a program to help you achieve your goals.

Statewide Career Pathways
Creating School to College Articulation provides a statewide framework to assist high school and college faculty to collaborate and develop programs of study that include articulation of high school coursework.