The following state and institutional guides and resources were used during planning and implementation of Guided Pathways.
- California Community Colleges Chancellor's Office Guided Pathways
- Community College Research Center (CCRC) at Teachers College Columbia University
- CCRC: What We Know About Guided Pathways (2015)
- CCRC: Implementing Guided Pathways: Early Insights From AACC Pathways Colleges (2017)
- CCRC: What Do Students Think of Guided Pathways (2017)
- CCRC: What We Are Learning About Guided Pathways
MVC has used the following institutions as references during planning and implementation of Guided Pathways.
- Bakersfield College
- Mt. San Antonio College
- Norco College
- Northeast Wisconsin Technical College
- Pierce College
- Riverside City College