The Center for New Directions at CEI is one of six programs in Idaho whose mission is to assist adults wishing to change or improve their education and/or employment. We specialize in career development services for single parents, displaced homemakers, those considering non-traditional training or employment and other special populations. Services to provide support and career opportunities for CEI students are available.
A counselor will meet with you to determine what your needs are. If you wish to explore new careers or acquire new skills, career exploration is available. If you are a student and want to ensure success in your program or optimal placement in employment, the counselor will assist with effective study strategies, managing test anxiety, overcoming barriers and connecting to campus and community resources.
A gender-specific non-traditional student is one whose gender is under-represented in his/her career field (less than 25%) If you are a woman entering the auto trades or a man entering most health professions you may qualify for additional resources thru the Center for New Directions.
From career counseling to individual Academic case management, the SP/DH program is designed to help single parents achieve academic, career, and personal success. Assistance includes:
Looking for a career? Use the Career Exploration links below to access career assessments that can help you find a career that fits your interests.
Our Career Center staff are happy to meet with you. They can recommend career exploration assessments, interpret results, navigate training options and more. Call (208) 535-5363 to schedule an appointment, or email the Career Center at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Center for New Directions offers a variety of workshops on various study strategies. Topics include, but are not limited to:
Career Center Assessments
P: 208-524-3000 Ext. 4
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