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Districtwide Career Expo

2024 Career Expo Save the Date Flyer

Save the date! The 2024 Districtwide Career Expo will take place on Tuesday, September 10 from 5 - 7 p.m. at San Mateo High School.

In the News

March 2023 San Mateo Daily Journal: San Mateo Union High School District connects students with opportunities
Career expo focuses on non-college paths

April 2022 ABC 7 News: San Mateo Union HS District works to connect students with six-figure jobs

San Mateo County Labor Market

Did you know… there are nearly 23,000 job openings in San Mateo County each year available to applicants who meet the prerequisites below:

  • Some college
  • Certificate
  • Associate Degree
  • Apprenticeship

Learn more about San Mateo County Labor Market including average annual earnings by sector.


Career Training Programs

Access our spreadsheet of Career Training Programs including apprenticeships, certificate programs, training programs, vocational schools, associate degrees that lead to careers and much more.

Related News

KQED Mindshift: Community college enrollment is down, but skilled-trades programs are booming

ABC 7 News: Building a Better Bay Area: Keeping local grads here by helping them find $100K jobs  

IBEW Local 617 Apprentice of the Year: Watch the video.

Flipping the College-Decision Making Paradigm

Learning the Way to Stay in the Bay
School event displays career paths for seeking alternatives to college
San Mateo Daily Journal, December 16, 2019

After decades of pushing bachelor’s degrees, U.S. needs more tradespeople
PBS, August 29, 2017  

The Stigma of Choosing Trade School Over College
When college is held up as the one true path to success, parents—especially highly educated ones—might worry when their children opt for vocational school instead
The Atlantic, March 6, 2019