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Guided Pathways

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Guided Pathways Program

Guided Pathways is a multi-year state program designed to improve outcomes of all California Community College students. Guided Pathways is made up of the following four pillars (in the graphic) explained below. 


Four Pillars of Guided Pathways

  • Clarify the Path (creating clear pathways to employment and further education)
  • Enter the  Path (help students choose and enter their pathway)
  • Stay on the Path (help students stay on their path)
  • Ensure Learning (follow through and ensure improved student results)

Watch a video that further explains Guided Pathways


Combining the Work of these Programs


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