Academy Programs

N.E.X.T. Academy

High school students embark on a one-week career exploration academy at a local community college. Throughout the week students Navigate, Explore, eXperience & Transition through different industry sectors to find the best fit for their future selves. This academy consists of various field trips, speakers, workshops, and group activities to help students identify their strengths while creating an education plan and identifying potential career options.

Join Us as a Mentor or Volunteer at NEXT Academy!

Are you passionate about inspiring the next generation? Do you want to make a real impact on the lives of high school students as they explore their future careers? NEXT Academy is seeking dedicated mentors and volunteers to join us in guiding students through a transformative one-week career exploration academy.

We need mentors and volunteers to:

Lead a Session: Guide students in workshops on topics such as Leadership, Entrepreneurship, Professionalism, and more. Lesson plans are provided by our team; we need your expertise to lead them.

Be a Mentor: Share your knowledge and experience to inspire and guide students towards their academic and personal goals.

By volunteering with NEXT Academy, you will play a crucial role in shaping the futures of young individuals, helping them to realize their potential and set them on a path to success.

Get involved today and make a lasting impact! Sign up to be a mentor or volunteer and help students Navigate, Explore, eXperience, and Transition into their future careers with confidence and clarity.

For more information or to sign up, please contact us at or sign up here.

Event Details



June 3 – 7 | 12:30 pm – 3 pm

Golden West College, Huntington Beach


June 10 – 14 | 12:30 pm – 3 pm

Edwards Lifesciences, Irvine

Contact Camilo at for more information. 

Interested in joining us as a mentor or volunteer? Sign up here.

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