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College and Career

Schedule an appointment with Kim Hendrick,, to further discuss college and career options!

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Health and Administrative Career Training

Mt. Diablo Adult Education - Career and Technical Education Center (CTEC) 
Call 685-7340, Ext. 6730 

CTEC Certificate Programs - Prepare for a career in under a year!  Financial Aid available.

  • Account Clerk

  • Administrative Assistant

  • Emergency Medical Technician

  • Medical Assistant

  • Registered Dental Assistant

  • Sterile Processing Technician

  • Surgical Technologist

  • Computer Applications Training

  • CPR for Health Care Providers (American Heart)

  • Customer Service (National Certification)

  • Food Safety (National Certification)

Community Colleges *

* You DO NOT need a social security number to attend a Los Medanos or DVC


Financial Aid (Be sure to apply at both the Federal and California sites)


Federal Student Aid (complete to receive aid at any college or university)-DUE by MARCH 2

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California Student Aid Commission - Financial aid in California 


Schedule an appointment with Maryam Adalat,, to further discuss foster youth/homeless services!

Former Foster Youth - College and Financial Aid

California College Pathways for Foster Youth: website

California Chafee Grant for Foster Youth – FREE money for foster youth for college or career training: website