I took a comunity college 10 month Pharmacy technician course.
I got a decent job but am not where I want to be so now I am in University. I think that route may be appropriate for you. It gives you the opportunity to see how you will do in post-secondary education with out risking your university GPA.
1.0 Brazilian Rainbow Boa, 1.0 Mexican Black King Snake
A "Choose Your Own Adventure" Hamlet would be nice; To be, turn to page 73.