• Listed below are a few Vocational and Trade Schools:


    Job Corps

    Job Corps

    The Sacramento Job Corps Center offers free career planning, on-the-job training, driving education, job placement, English language learning. As part of the program, you will be offered: residential housing, food assistance, health and dental care, living and clothing allowance. 

    • Their Mission: At Sacramento Job Corps Center, we support the Job Corps program’s mission to teach eligible young people the skills they need to become employable and independent and place them in meaningful jobs or further education.”

    Program Offered: 

    • Advanced Manufacturing 
      • Machining
      • Manufacturing Technology
      • Sign, Billboard, and Display
      • Welding
    • Automotive and Machine Repair
      • Collision Repair and Refinish
      • Heavy Construction Equipment Mechanic 
      • Machine Equipment Repair
      • Maintenance and Light Repair
      • Maintenance Repair Helper, Stationary Engineering
    • Construction
      • Bricklayer
      • Carpentry 
      • Cement Masonry
      • Construction Craft Laborer
      • Electrical
      • Facilities Maintenance
      • Floor Covering
      • Glazing
      • Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning (H.V.A.C)
      • Painting
      • Plastering
      • Plumbing
      • Tile Setting
    • Finance and Business
      • Accounting Services
      • Insurance and Financial Services
      • Office Administration
    • Healthcare
      • Certified Nurse Assistant
      • Clinical Medical Assistant
      • Dental Assistant
      • Emergency Medical Technician
      • Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse
      • Medical Office Support
      • Patient Care Technician
      • Pharmacy Technician
      • Rehabilitation Technician
    • Homeland Security
      • Advanced Security and Protective Services
      • Corrections Officer
      • Homeland Security
      • Retail, Physical, and Public Security
      • Security and Protective Services
    • Hospitality
      • Culinary Arts
      • Hotel and Lodging
      • Retail Sales
    • Informational Technician
      • Advanced Computer System Administrator 
      • Advanced Microsoft Certified Solutions
      • Computer Networking Cisco
      • Computer Technician
      • Network Cable Installation 
    • Renewable Resources and Energy
      • Advanced Forestry Technician
      • Advanced Solar PV and Thermal Installer 
      • Advanced Wildlife Fire Management
      • Forestry Conservation and Firefighting
      • Landscaping
      • Petrolium Service Technician
      • Urban Forestry
      • Water/Wastewater Management
    • Transportation
      • Advanced Asphalt Paving
      • Advanced Heavy Truck Driving
      • Advanced Transportation
      • Asphalt Paving
      • Heavy Equipment Operations
      • Heavy Truck Driving
      •  Inland River Systems - Deckhand
      • Material Handling and Distributions Operations
      • Roustabout Operator
      • Seamanship

    Federico Beauty Institute


    For over 70 years, Federico Beauty Institute has provided high quality beauty education in the Sacramento Area. As a student, you will experience hands-on training by well-trained and highly qualified professionals to jump start your career. Their campus is a modern up-to-date style offering: fully equipped classrooms, Federico Cafe, spa area, barber shop, advanced training facility, beauty boutique, and a student salon! 

    • Their Philosophy: "A license doesn't earn a living, but an education does." 

    Programs Offered:

    • Barber
    • Cosmetology
    • Esthetics


    • High School Diploma or GED
    • Consult with a Federico Institute Admissions Representative 
    • Complete an entrance exam (Only need 15/50 to pass)
    • Meet with a financial aid official (FAFSA CAN BE APPLIED)
    • Make the deposit and begin your journey!

    Universal Technical Institute


    For over 55 years, Universal Technical Institute has proudly offered top notch technical training ranging in automotive, deisel, collision repair, motorcycle, and marine repair. UTI also offers weldong technology and computer numerical control. As a UTI student, you have the option to join the post-secondary program which offers working and learning under some well known comapnies including Nascar Technical Institute. 

    • Their Mission: "To be the leading provider of technical training for students seeking entry-level careers as automotive, diesel, medium/heavy equipment, collision repair, motorsports, motorcycle and marine technicians; welders; and CNC machining technicians. Our transportation-related technician training programs provide students with fundamental skills applicable and transferable to a variety of related professions requiring an ability to diagnose, service and repair gas and diesel engines; mechanical, electrical and hydraulic equipment; and electronic systems."