Before starting the Associate of Applied Science in Pharmacy Technician program at Charter College, Jennifer L. had working in various jobs since she was 14 years old. “I worked at a swap meet and large retail store,” she said.
Before starting the Certificate in Dental Assisting program at Charter College, Janet E. was a stay-at-home mom taking care of her two young children.
Araceli S. is a new student in the Certificate in Medical Assistant program. Before coming to Charter College, she attended a semester at a local community college in Oxnard. “It didn’t work out.
After graduating from high school, Christina S. searched for a job in the Antelope Valley but couldn’t find one. She then decided to go back to school. “I wanted a career,” she said.
Latonya L. is a student in the Certificate in Medical Assistant program and will soon be leaving for externship. She talks about her challenges and what’s motivating her to be successful.
Vanessa V. is in the Certificate in Massage Therapy program at Charter College. She talks about why she chose massage therapy, her challenges and what is motivating her to be successful.