Class Description: JAG – Jobs for America’s Graduates – is a national program that concentrates on developing career and personal skills for high school students and graduates. This course focuses on career development, job attainment, job survival, life skills and leadership development. JAG programs are year-long and include a student directed club known as the Career Association-where student leaders plan and organize a variety of class, school and community activities. Students and their parents/guardians in this program make a commitment to be active participants-sharing ideas, supporting other classmates and contributing to the success of the course. Students receive an English credit and 2 elective credits from Hennepin Technical College-that can be transferred to any college in the MnSCU system. The Minnesota State Colleges and Universities (MnSCU) system is the largest single provider of higher education in the state of Minnesota. The system includes 31 institutions (24 technical and community colleges and seven state universities).