Charles A. Jones Career and Education Center

5451 Lemon Hill Ave, Sacramento, CA

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The Charles A. Jones Career and Education Center helps prepare adults with the skills they need to be successful in life. The center is located in Sacramento, California. Adult Education has been part of the Sacramento City Unified School District’s public education program since 1872. Attending classes is convenient since they are offered any times. GED classes are offered through the adult education center.

Instruction is free and open to individuals 18 and older who qualify. Check out the school’s website to learn more.

The Charles A. Jones Career and Education Center offers classes for individuals wanting to learn English. The program teaches reading, listening, and speaking.

Career technical training is offered at the Adult Education Center. Courses are offered in the following areas: Administrative Assistant, Automotive Body Repair, Nursing Assistant, Court Reporting, GED Preparation & Testing, Heating and Air Conditioning, Medical Assisting, Optometric Assistant, Pharmacy Technician, and Vocational Nursing (VN).

Programs are also offered through the Charles A. Jones Career and Education Center for people with disabilities. The goal is to improve the lives of individuals with developmental disabilities by increase the individual’s sense of independence. Part of the aim is to help individual achieve their potential. The goal of the program is to work on life skills and improve independency. Classes are offered on independent living, employment exploration, leisure time, and socialization.

Parenting classes are also offered. The program teaches how to handle children. One subject that the course deals with is the power struggle between siblings. The program also covers family literacy.

Programs Offered

The program list below is organized by areas of study. The programs that have a link will direct you to the program's profile page where you can learn more about education requirements and career pathways.

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(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)

Business and Marketing Studies

Construction Trades


    Health and Clinical Professions

    Legal Professions and Studies

    Mechanic and Repair Technology

    Estimated Costs & Financial Aid

    The average "out of pocket" cost of attendance, after any grants and scholarships are considered, is around $7,000. To calculate a more personalized cost visit the net price calculator. The figures listed below are for informational purposes only and do not represent current or future tuition, fees, and expenses.

    Financial Aid Details

    The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student per year.

     Percent of StudentsAverage Amount
    Any Financial Aid100%-
    Receiving Grants & Scholarships100%$2,623
    Receiving Student Loans53%$1,286

    Admissions, Academics, & Student Services

    Student Services

    To help support students, Charles A. Jones Career and Education Center may provide services to students like:

    • Counseling assistance
    • Employing students to lower education costs
    • Helping students find work after graduation

    Graduation & Transfer Rates

    Students who attend a community college will be able to choose from a variety of programs that will lead to an associate's degree or transfer to a four year institution. The following list shows graduation and transfer-out rates for this school compared to community colleges in California, which can be useful for determining which community college to attend.

     Charles A. Jones Career and Education CenterSacramento CountyCalifornia
    Graduation Rate83.3%-83.8%
    Transfer-out Rate0.1%-2.7%

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