• Career Planning Resources provided by the California Department of Education 

    The Career Planning Resources provided on the California Department of Education web page are part of a comprehensive school counseling program designed to guide students through a successful transition from school to viable postsecondary options and to develop the career self-management skills necessary for life-long career success.

  • Local Careers

    Career Coach is an online resource that helps discover majors and in-demand careers and education based on participant interests in Monterey county.


  • Plan Ahead

    Use CollegeBoard Roadmap to Careers to make a plan that is true to who you are (plus ideas to get started in high school).

    Use MyPlan to plan a more fulfilling life by making well-informed decisions about education and careers. Whether you’re deciding on what college to go to, choosing a major, planning ahead for your first career, or thinking about making a career change, MyPlan.com can help you explore options and bring clarity and insight into figuring out what’s right for you. 

    Planning for your future can seem overwhelming, especially when you are young. EducationPlanner provides practical advice so you can find the career and educational path that's right for you.

    Explore CTE explores educational options related to future careers.

    California Colleges website provides college and career planning.

  • College Planning

    Use CollegeBoard College Planning web page to plan for college.


  • Financial Aid 

    Financial aid helps students pay for college. It covers educational expenses including tuition and fees, room and board, books and supplies, and transportation. 

    There are several types of financial aid, including FAFSA, grants and scholarships (like fastweb, Scholarship America, Student Scholarships, DACA students), work study and loans.

    CashCourse provides students with financial education resources.


  • Bureau of Labor Statistics

    The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) of the U.S. Department of Labor is the principal federal agency responsible for measuring labor market activity, working conditions, and price changes in the economy

  • Career Counseling Resources



    Career Coach


     Road map to careers







    College planning