EDUCATION RESOURCES

Find resources to help you develop an education and career path.

Choosing An Education PAth

Higher Education
Technical Colleges
Trade Schools
Certificates
Online Learning
Scholarships and Grants
Adult Education
Digital Literacy
English As A Second Language

Choosing an education path

Quick Reference Resources

Study of the job search process can give you valuable insights to help you be more effective.

Explore Career Opportunities

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Explore Career Opportunities

Before jumping into an education path, you may want to explore different careers, related jobs, and pay scale.   Do you really know what someone in a desire job or industry does each day.  Do you know how many jobs in the field are available in your job market?

Doing a little bit of research can help you make more informed decisions about your career path.  Below are a few sites where career paths can be explored.



Have you considered your return on education investment?

Education is one of life's most significant investments of both time and money.  Have you really planned an education path with a return on your investment?  Your return comes in for form of good paying job opportunities and a career path.  You need that investment to pay off.  It's worth taking the time to discover and plan, explore career options, and investigate eduction options.  It's worth a little investment in time to maximize your return on investment (ROI).

Work your own ROI worksheet.  Download a copy now, click here.

Education For Better Work - Self-Reliance Group

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints offers a 12-week curriculum to help you discover an education path that leads Whether you are unemployed or just wanting to find a better opportunity, the group will cover principles of searching for opportunities, networking, creating personal power statements, resumes and job search techniques.Groups are formed and meet for 12 weeks to learn, discuss and complete objectives. Contact your local Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saint leaders for more information and availability.

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Education For Better Workcompanion worksheet (Google Docs)

Higher Education

Quick References

Directory of state higher education institutions, campus locations and costs. Links are available to each institution. Information about scholarship opportunities, financial aid and concurrent enrollment to earn college credit in high school.

Need to transfer or plan a transfer? Find out about transferable credits between institutions.

What credits move from institution to institution...

https://www.uvu.edu/transfer/

https://enrollment2.byu.edu/transfer-evaluation

https://utahtransferguide.org/Transfer-Credit-Search

Utah Higher Education Institutions

Utah Valley UniversityInformation about Tours and Open Houses. 
University of UtahInformation about Tours and Admissions. 
Salt Lake Community College -  Information about Admissions. 
Utah State University -  Information about Tours and Admissions.  Directory of statewide campuses.
Snow College - Information about Tours and Admissions. 
Weber State -  Information about Tours and Admissions. 
Southern Utah University -  Information about Tours and Admissions. 
Dixie State -  Information about Tours and Admissions. 

Utah Valley University

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Pathway Connect

Preparation for a university degree — online. PathwayConnect from BYU Pathway Worldwide is a reduced-cost online program that prepares students to start or finish a degree by building spiritual confidence and teaching foundational academic skills. And all course credits count toward a bachelor's degree.

  • Low Cost - Take university-level classes at a price you can afford
  • Flexible - Fit online courses around your schedule and personal responsibilities
  • Spiritual - Get a quality education within the framework of the gospel of Jesus Christ

BYU Pathway

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Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints - Church Education System

BYU Pathway Worldwide - Students can start with BYU Pathway Worldwide as a gateway to a college degree. Participants can continue their college education by accessing online certificates and degree programs through BYU-Idaho and Utah State University. 

Ensign College - provides students with flexibility in deciding which degree(s) they want to earn. After completing the recommended first-year requirements, students focus on where their talents and interests lie. Offerings include professional certifications and skills-based learning. Why Ensign? 

BYU Idaho - designed to strengthen students both intellectually and spiritually. Students have access to a top-quality education offered in a wholesome environment rich with academic, social, and cultural opportunities. The university also offers extensive online options in conjunction with BYU Pathway Worldwide.

BYU Continuing Education

BYU FlexGE

BYU Independent Study


Technical Colleges

Technical Colleges

MTech - Focus on market-driven career and technical education to enhance the employability of individuals through specialized skills training. High job placement rates after training. 2301 West Ashton Blvd., Lehi, UT (801) 753-6282 Information about Tours State of Utah network directory of technical colleges

Trade schools

Certificates

Certifcations

Find certification programs

could include Pluralsight, Instructure, LinkIn Learning, ...  AGC, others?

Online learning

SCHOLARSHIPS AND GRANTS

Scholarship Sources

Find certification programs

could include Pluralsight, Instructure, LinkIn Learning, ...

Grant Programs

Find certification programs

could include Pluralsight, Instructure, LinkIn Learning, ...

Adult Education

Provo Adult Education

Provo Adult Education Provides classes that lead to a high school diploma, provides preparation for GED, provides leveled English classes for non native English speakers. 

High School and GED Preparation (801) 374-4840

English Language Acquisition (801) 374-4904

Digital Literacy

Digital Literacy - United Way of Utah County

Daily living now includes the need to use electronic devices, computers and navigating the Internet. Many have not had the opportunity to be trained or felt the need to engage in the digital world and need help learning the basics.

Digital Inclusion Workshops - Individuals or families may attend workshops to learn basic computer skills. Qualified volunteers assist in one-on-one tutoring. The learner may guide the process to their own specific needs. 

Digital Inclusion Labs are available at Provo and Springville Libraries and the South Franklin Community Center. There are currently three locations for the labs: 

Provo City Library - 550 North University Avenue Provo, UT 84601.  More Info

Springville City Library - 45 S Main Street Springville, UT 84663.  More Info

South Franklin Community Center - 770 South 700 West Provo, UT 84603 (801) 691-5347

English Connect - Self-Reliance Groups

Whether you are unemployed or just wanting to find a better opportunity, the group will cover principles of searching for opportunities, networking, creating personal power statements, resumes and job search techniques. Groups are formed and meet for 12 weeks to learn, discuss and complete objectives. Contact your local Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saint leaders for more information and availability. 

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ENGLISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGE