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Career Development Services


Melanie Petago

Coordinator, Career Services Department

(951) 845-6012



Career Exploration Links:

No idea what you want to do for a living or need more information

about occupations of interest?  Start here!

A virtual career center developed by the California Community

College Chancellor's Office - this website has it all!

Choose from hundreds of short videos about different occupations

Answers to frequently asked questions about employee rights and benefits

Community and Consumer Links:

Search the United Way Database for services and assistance in Riverside County

Find and request to be matched with local volunteer opportunities

Legal Aid Resources

Free, annual credit report (the REAL one)



Higher Ed and Financial Aid Links:

Free Application for Federal Student Aid

Comprehensive website with information and links to apply for the Dream Act (AB540), CalGrants, Chaffee Grants for Foster Youth, BOG Fee Waivers and more!

Mt. San Jacinto Community College

Riverside Community College District

California State Universities

Search here for 'earn while you learn' Apprenticeship training programs in the skilled trades

Employment Links:

Verified job postings from numerous sites organized in one place, many user friendly features and options

Check this site for openings for all school districts and community colleges in California

Popular with many local and/or small employers, search for openings by category 

County of Riverside Employment

State of California Employment

U.S. Government Employment



Melanie Petago

Coordinator, Career Services Department

(951) 845-6012