Your 3-Phase career journey

Personal Development – Skill Development – Career Launch

Phase 1: Personal Development

This Phase focuses on helping you develop personally so that you can succeed professionally

This phase is 6 Weeks and all classes are on campus

What You’ll Do

Develop Personally

Starting a career is about more than just gaining a new skill. You will work with your classmates and Career Coaches to become more confident in your personal and professional skills, so that you can have long-term success

Gain Professional Skills

Participate in Mock Interviews, resume writing workshops, professional presentations, and more! Learning to develop these essential professional skills will help you to find, apply for, and land your new career

Choose Your Career Track

You will work with your Career Coach to decide the career certification that you would like to pursue in the Skill Development phase of the program

Schedule

Attendance is required for all classes and the Wednesday night Family Gathering

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday

8:30am to 3:00pm

Thursday

8:30am to 1:30pm

Friday

No Class

Wednesday Night Family Gathering

6:00pm to 8:00pm (Childcare Provided)

Community Support

CrossPurpose Staff Team

Individual Career Coach

Community Volunteers (Allies)

Fellow Leaders (Classmates)

Phase 2: Skill Training

 

In this phase, you will complete an online certification course or pre-apprenticeship program to develop skills in your career track!

This phase is self-paced and can last anywhere from 4 weeks to 6 months, depending on availability of courses and your ability to work efficiently and effectively

What You’ll Do

Online Certification Course

If you choose a career track with an online training, you will spend the course of this phase working to complete your online certification course. On-site attendance to complete your course is required

Pre-Apprenticeship Program

If you choose a career track with a pre-apprenticeship program, we will enroll you in a program with one of our community partners. You will undergo off-site training to develop your skills in that field

Schedule

NOTE: The only change in schedule for Skill Development is that Friday attendance is no required for onsite and offsite certifications/pre-apprenticeships. Wednesday night Family Gathering attendance is still required.

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday

8:30am to 3:00pm

Thursday

8:30am to 1:30pm

Friday

8:30am to 1:30pm

Wednesday Night Family Gathering

6:00pm to 8:00pm (Childcare Provided)

Community Support

CrossPurpose Staff Team

Individual Career Coach

Community Volunteers (Allies)

Fellow Leaders (Classmates)

Phase 3: Career Launch

At this phase, we work with you to find, apply, interview, and land your first job in your new career!

What You’ll Do

Land Your Career

You will work with your Career Coach to research available positions, apply and interview for those positions, and land your first job in your new career field. You can start working right away, in a career that pays at least $15/hour, has advancement opportunities, and provides employment benefits

Graduation

In order to graduate from CrossPurpose, you MUST be working in your new career. If you are working by the time graduation comes around (6 months from your program start date), you will get to walk across the stage and celebrate with your classmates

Community Support

CrossPurpose Staff Team

Individual Career Coach

Community Volunteers (Allies)

Fellow Leaders (Classmates)

CrossPurpose Community Parnters

What CrossPurpose Graduates Say

“This place is awesome. They pay you to go to school and are genuinely invested in your success. 5 stars for sure!”

“What was taking me 6 years to do on my own, I’ve done in six months with CrossPurpose.”

“CrossPurpose is the main reason I feel like I even made it to where I am right now. I am unbelievably grateful.”

Career Track Options

In Personal Development, you will choose from one of these Career Track options, and in Skill Development you will pursue certifications in your track!

Ready to Get Started?

How to Apply

1. Complete the Pre-Application Form below

2. Complete the Online Application

3. Next steps will be provided upon completing your application!

Pre-Application Form

Program Requirements
  • GED or HS Diploma
  • Between ages 18 to 55
  • Stable housing
  • Desire to work full time
  • Able to attend the CrossPurpose program during the day M-F from 8:30AM to 3pm
  • Clean from hard drugs
Program Benefits
  • 6 month paid program ($350/mo)
  • Full tuition scholarships
  • Career coaching
  • $15 Average salary for graduate
  • Friendships and genuine community
  • Over 15 career tracks
Program FAQs

Can I work during the program?

Yes, many people work part-time, or even full time while in our program. You just need to be at all classes during weekdays.

Childcare?

We offer childcare on Wednesday nights during Family Gatherings, but you’ll need childcare during weekdays.

Drug Policy?

We are a drug free program. You will be disqualified if you test positive for any hard drugs. If you test positive for THC (weed) that will NOT disqualify you, but to become employable as possible you will need to agree to stop using Marijuana in our program.

Do I have to pay back anything?

No! Our scholarships and monthly stipends to you are our gift to you and you don’t need to pay it back. We do this so you can win.

What’s the schedule?

Monday to Wednesday 8:30am to 3:00pm

Wednesday night 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Thursday 8:30am to 1:30pm

Friday OFF for 1st 6 weeks, 8:30am to 1:30pm for remainder

Total of 22 to 26 hours per week of classes/programming

What if I have a felony?

We are a felon friendly program. Your background will not disqualify you from this program with the exception of a sexual offense, as we consistently have kids on our campus.

Contact Us

Complete this form if you have questions about our program and would like to speak with a CrossPurpose team member!

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