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Career Training

Career Training

Students enrolled in GED® test preparation and English language classes also have the opportunity to engage in workforce preparation, employment skills training, and industry-specific training courses in:

  • Applied Technology
  • Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
  • Computer and Information Technology
  • Health Sciences

Program Components

  1. Adult Education Classes
    Students attend weekly GED® test preparation or English language classes. 
  2. Workforce Preparation
    Students receive employability skills training to increase soft skills such as time management, goal setting, interviewing basics, communication skills, creating a professional image, and more.
  3. Workforce Training
    Students co-enroll in in-demand career training programs leading to an industry-recognized credential.

Career training programs align with the MCCCD Fields of Interest so students can earn stackable credentials in a career pathway. Programs also align with the Maricopa County and City of Phoenix Workforce Development Plans for target industries in the local workforce regions.