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Mt. Diablo Adult Education - Career and Technical Education Center (CTEC) 
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CTEC Certificate Programs - Prepare for a career in under a year!  Financial Aid available.

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  • 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)


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Diablo Valley College -  

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Former Foster Youth - College and Financial Aid


California College Pathways for Foster Youth

California Chafee Grant for Foster Youth – free money for foster youth for college or career training