Oregon's Career Pathways Statewide Initiative focuses on developing a plan of study for jobs that require more than a high school diploma or the equivalent but less than a four-year degree. Career pathways are avenues of study that lead to jobs or advancement in a particular industry. A certificate can be earned for each pathway that you complete. Career Pathway Certificate (12-44 credits) bundle the coursework associated with competencies for entry-level jobs and job advancement in a specific occupation or industry, and are stackable credentials as part of an Associate of Applied Science degree.
Earn your certificate by exploring the pathway right for you:
Adult Basic Skills Career Pathways (watch for more information soon!)
The National Career Readiness Certificates (NCRC) is a valuable, portable certificate that verifies three basic skills: Applied Mathematics, Information & Locating Information, and Reading. The NCRC is used by thousands of employers, employees and job applicants as a consistent measure of key workplace skills. It helps job applicants stand out from the crowd, and assures employers that applicants have the skills needed to be successful.