Gem City Career Prep High School

Achieve Greatness

Whether you want to get that dream job you can boast about, or you want to attend college, Career Prep of Dayton can help. We offer college- and career-readiness programs that will work around your busy life.

College and Career Readiness

Where are you headed after high school? Whether you’re college bound or want to start a full-time job, practice the skills you need to set yourself apart.

School on Your Terms

Take control of your own schedule and jumpstart your future. At Career Prep, you’ll take classes with real-world value that prepare you for your next steps.

Pursue Your Certification

Career Prep offers career certification programs that can help you succeed in your ideal field—right out of high school!

Our Goal

What Is Career Prep?

Career Prep is where you find your path. Here, you are supported and guided so that you can reach your own goals, no matter what they are. This is where school works to your advantage—you can follow your own ambitions at your own pace.


Schedule School Around Your Life

With Career Prep, you’re in class four days a week, for five hours each day. Flexible scheduling lets you work school into your life when it’s most convenient for you.


Individualized Help

We want to know how you learn best; we’ll help you create a plan so that you can reach your dreams—and we’ll be there every step of the way.


We Go With You

Graduation isn’t the end of the journey; it marks the beginning of your success. Our Student Success Coordinators will help you onto your post-graduate path.

Student Portal


Log in to the student portal to see your coursework, turn in your assignments and contact your teachers. Your diploma is within reach!

Open Portal



Meet the teachers and staff of Career Prep Dayton.

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Career Prep wasn’t like a traditional high school, if my kids were sick or I needed to pick up some extra work hours, they understood.

Lewis Johnson Graduate