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Careers and Trades

Solorio graduates seek out a range of postsecondary pathways. For students interested in getting professional hands-on experiences, there are many sites availible to help discover programs. Click on any of the links below to learn more.
A one-year paid training program that offers real access to today's best companies and a proven path to career success. Students learn the skills hiring companies need and make important professional connections. 100% of qualified students earn an internship.
A free and open website where people across Chicagoland can learn about free or low-cost training and certification programs that can lead to rewarding employment. The directory is searchable by career field, eligibility requirements, certification / credential, location, and more. The directory is a resource for adults finishing GED programs as well.
A google sheet summary of many of the postsecondary programs that provide students a concrete plan for after graduation. Students can find information about Gap Year, Apprenticeship, and Job Training programs along with specific requirements for Trades and Union careers.
A comprehensive job search site administered by
This site provides details direct links to learn more about apprenticeship opportunities with all of the skilled labor unions in Illinois.