How Do I…?

Use the links below to find information to prepare for college, explore careers, build a resume, find local internship and training opportunities, and graduate school programs.

How do I prep for SATs?

Visit this site for free SAT test prep.

How do I plan for college?

Visit this site for a complete college planning checklist.

How do I pay for school?

Find local college financial aid office info and additional resources to help you with college financing.

How do I find local scholarships?

Find scholarship opportunities that are specific to the Monterey Bay Area.

How do I choose a career?

Take a career assessment, explore which local careers are in demand, and much more!

How do I find career pathways?

Discover in-demand career pathways by location or industry locally and state-wide.

How do I find my path?

Find your path with Roadtrip Nation’s online course. Whether your future feels uncharted, or you have a clear view of your goals, this project-based course will help you discover your interests, explore career possibilities, and talk to someone you admire about how they found their path—so you can discover yours.

How do I build a resume?

Sign up and start building your resume for free on Monterey Bay Career Coach.

How do I develop skills?

Learn about resources to start developing your skills and opportunities to participate in local programs.

How do I match my skills to jobs?

Use Emsi’s SkillsMatch tool to review the skills you’ve acquired and get matched to job opportunities based on your skills.

How do I find local internships?

Search for college-level internship opportunities in the Monterey Bay Area.

How do I find local apprenticeships?

This provides a listing of all the Registered Apprenticeship Programs that are associated with the 28 Bay Area Community Colleges, including the Monterey Bay.

How do I find California apprenticeships?

Search for apprenticeship opportunities in California using the state’s search tool by selecting a county and an occupation group.

How do I find local graduate schools?

Find local graduate schools in the Monterey Bay Area and explore their degree programs.