Help create paths to new job opportunities

Pathways is a new feature within Google Search that helps job seekers find local training programs that prepare them for in-demand jobs in their communities.

Join our network of training program organizations that are creating paths to jobs across the country.

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Connect with people searching for your programs

When people search for things like “entry-level jobs” or “job training” on Google, they’ll be able to more easily find jobs that are in demand, discover local training programs to prepare them for those jobs, and compare program costs and outcomes.

Pathways includes a subset of qualifying in-person training programs that are up to two years in length if taken full-time, or longer if they include paid training, like an apprenticeship.

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Increase discoverability of your programs with Search

Pathways is quickly scaling across the United States. Complete the two easy steps listed below to get ahead with preparing your data and program website. If you meet eligibility requirements and implement these steps now, you’ll be ready for inclusion when Pathways is available across the U.S. Note that this means you may not see your programs in Search right away.

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Prepare your information

Pathways requires certain data fields, so make sure you have them available and listed on your program website.

Standard educational or training program

Students pay for the training or get the training for free.

See the required data fields

or

Work-based program

Students earn a wage to get trained.

See the required data fields

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Appear on Google Search

Someone at my organization has access to our website’s content

If you have a technician or webmaster, include mark-up on your training program website. When Pathways fully launches across the U.S., we will automatically pull marked-up program data for eligible programs into Google Search.

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or

My organization does not have access to our website’s content

If you provide only a few programs and do not have technical capabilities, submit the URLs for your training program webpages for consideration.

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Where is Pathways currently live?

Pathways is currently available in the following locations. We are growing quickly as we continue to partner with organizations across the country. Check back frequently to see our latest progress.

Washington
Coming soon
Washington
(Coming soon)
Local Partners
Washington Workforce Board
Texas
Coming soon
Texas
(Coming soon)
Local Partners
Austin Community College
Indiana
Coming soon
Indiana
(Coming soon)
Local Partners
Indiana Commission for Higher Education
Credential Engine, Inc.
Virginia
Virginia
Available Areas
Richmond
Hampton Roads
Local Partners
Virginia Community College System
The Nudge4 Solutions Lab at the University of Virginia
Virginia Governor’s Office
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, Local 666

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