College to Career at Shasta College
College to Career (C2C) at Shasta College is a three - year program designed toimprove employment outcomes for students with intellectual disability (ID) and toexpand the range of jobs available to them by giving them supports necessary toreceive a higher level of education and training. The C2C program supports students incompleting courses and certificates that will help them build general knowledge andskills as well as specialized training that will support them transitioning intoemployment in their chosen career fields. C2C provides academic and career advising,support from educational coaches, supported internships on and off campus, jobplacement, and encourages participation in campus and community activities. Studentswill be guided to specialized skill building classes for students with disabilities as neededand they to any classes the college offers that fit their goals.
Housing: There are dorms on the Shasta College campus. Typically students arerequired to enroll in at least 12 units per semester to live in the dorms. The minimumunit requirement can be waived for students in C2C.
Duration: The program is planned to take approximately three years. The actual timeperiod for each student can be shorter or longer to make sure that each studentreaches agreed upon academic and work goals.