Take a Career Assessment to determine which occupations align with your skills and interests and what types of work environments will empower you to succeed.
Use the Labor Market resources below to learn about the diverse industry sectors that comprise San Diego's economy and the skills that employers need.
Make sure you're prepared to graduate college, are career ready, and know the types and levels of education required to enter various occupations.
|Position/Program Title||Employer||Eligibility||App Due Date|
|Scripps' High School Education Program||Scripps||Sophomore, Junior, or Senior HS student who has completed or is currently enrolled in 2 or more HASPI Medical Biology courses||Fri, Feb 14th at 5:00 pm|
|Proven Recruiting Intern||Proven Recruiting||HS student from a low-income household, age 16, and interested in tech, finance, or business. Must have reliable transportation to Sorrento Valley. Send email (click link) expressing interest to apply.||Rolling admission|
|Team member - Driver||Athena Racing||Young women high school students in San Diego County with interest in auto tech. Must have: demonstrated talent in STEM, 3.0 GPA, reliable transportation. Requires teacher referral to be sent to [email protected]||Rolling admission|
|Team member - Pit Crew||Athena Racing||Young women high school students in San Diego County with interest in business, marketing, or media. Must have: 3.0 GPA, reliable transportation. Requires teacher referral to be sent to [email protected]||Rolling admission|
Complete the assessments to see what jobs align with your skills and interests. You may be surprised to learn about a career you didn’t know existed!
Complete the assessments to see what work environments align with your values. You may be surprised to learn about a career you didn’t know existed!
If you're considering a 4-year university, this college-readiness quiz can help prepare you.
Learn about San Diego’s priority sectors -- high-growth, high-wage industries -- with reports by the San Diego Workforce Partnership.
Look up information on California wages, job outlook, education and licensing requirements for 300 occupations with the California Occupational Guides.
Know the types and levels of education required to enter different occupations. Some will require a certificate or associate’s degree, offered at San Diego’s community colleges.