Our Mission

We help students make opportunities happen.

Every student deserves a chance to forge their own route to a bright future – no matter where they’re from, or what resources are available to them. For 28 years, we’ve worked side-by-side with schools, colleges and businesses to help students find their own brilliant pathways by becoming college and career ready.

CCR certificate

College and Career Readiness (CCR) Training

CFES Brilliant Pathways is training and credentialing College and Career Readiness (CCR) Advisors through virtual workshops, where participants learn from national experts in six key areas for in-person and virtual interactions. We invite teachers, coaches, business leaders, community members, college students and retirees to take part in this training.

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CFES Brilliant Pathways’ 2020 conference will be virtual for the first time in our 29-year history. We invite all who provide college and career readiness support to underrepresented populations to join us online October 27-29 for College & Career Readiness in a New World.

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College and career advising in a virtual world

eCampus News: College and career advising in a virtual world

CFES Brilliant Pathways President and CEO Rick Dalton shares three strategies for increasing training and virtual college- and career-readiness support for students and schools in rural and urban areas during the COVID pivot.

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