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We prepare some of the 8 million Californians who feel stuck in “go-nowhere” jobs for careers with a future, and we do it through online training.

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We support and promote our adult learners. From pre-registration and classes, through career preparation, we are here.

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Calbright positions students who have demonstrated job competency and readiness for successful careers. We work to connect students with resources and organizations who can help advance their professional goals.


Calbright College is designed to focus on careers, not college credentials. Unlike other community colleges, rather than working toward an associate’s degree, our adult learners work toward career readiness. While many community colleges offer online classes, they are structured like a traditional college, that is: term-based and with fixed milestones. Calbright is different.

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PRESIDENT’S UPDATE Good afternoon — On Thursday morning EdSource ran a story interviewing former Governor Jerry Brown about the future of Calbright, and he had this to say about the immediate need California has when it comes to the kind of training we are designed to provide: “There’s more money now in higher education than […]

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