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DRC CareerPrep Program

CareerPrep is a comprehensive, rigorous program designed to prepare students who are Developmentally Delayed Learners (or students who have developmental disabilities) for the world of work as well as with vocational and community training and independent living skills necessary to become successful, contributing community members. Practical job preparation and independent living skills are emphasized in a series of courses designed for individualized progress. Courses are staffed by professional, credentialed special education instructors assisted by skilled instructional assistants.

To receive an Award of Achievement, students must pass a series of required courses, included, but not limited to:

  • Community Integration
  • Computer Education
  • Current Events
  • Health Education
  • Interpersonal Skills Development
  • Job Readiness
  • Self Advocacy
  • Self Direction
  • Self Support
All college information or academic materials are available in alternate media upon request at (408) 848-4865.
For more DRC information, call 408-848-4865 or TTY at 408-846-4924.
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Last modified: January 19, 2014
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