• The College Career and Community  Resource Center (CCCRC) is a community-based center in collaboration between Cincinnati Public Schools and GRAD Cincinnati, opening its doors in the Fall of 2022. The center's focus is serving the community through connecting district wide access to in-demand fields through college and careers pathways and access to onsite college and career advisors to provide personalized guidance. The CCCRC supports CPS staff, community members/ partners,  the district and works to prepare youth for their next steps after high school. 

    Mission: The College Career and Community  Resource Center is  a comprehensive resource hub that assists and supports  Cincinnati Public Schools families as they transition into  college and career pathways. Through mentorship and connecting with community resources, the center serves as  a gateway for clients to reach their full potential.

    Vision: To create lifelong success and sustainability for Cincinnati Public School families. 

    What we do: 

    • Career coaching
    • Life skills 
    • Goal setting
    • Assistance with navigating college enrollment, pathways, and finances
    • Provide information about technical school/college programs, certifications, and/or pathways
    • Networking and volunteer opportunities and more!

    To  register or refer someone to the center, click here to complete a short registration form. 

    Interested in becoming a partner? 

    Employment heroes are key to the success of developing young adults' skills and qualifications. Our dedicated team works closely with you to understand your interests, capacity, and goals to create a mutually-aligned partnership that benefits your company and our clients.

    An employer relationship with CCCRC is not simply employing our young adults. We have multiple engagement opportunities for businesses, including mentoring, job shadowing and internships, hosting field trips and presentations. We seek partnerships with companies and industries that promote inclusion and diversity and embrace these values.

    Employer Engagement Opportunities:

    • Post job descriptions
    • Host job shadow opportunities
    • Be a guest speaker/presenter 
    • Provide Internship opportunities 
    • Sign up to become a partner by clicking here.

    To learn more about the center, visit our website at CCRC.org