College & Career Development

Offering courses that are designed to prepare students with the technical and professional skills necessary to succeed in today’s high-demand occupational environment.

Students will have the opportunity to utilize their academic skills in the following career fields: Law/Criminal Justice, Business Management, Business Administration and Marketing, Graphic Arts, Audio/Video Broadcasting and Film Making, Health Sciences, Information Technology, Engineering, Agriculture, Culinary Arts, Early Childhood Education, Automotive Technology, and Manufacturing.

The curriculum used for all the Academy programs is technically based, rigorous, relevant, and aligned with Business/Industry Standards for the 21st Century workforce.

Through the College and Career Center Academy Programs students have an opportunity to enter the job market with high-paying skills or they may continue their education after graduating from High School. Many of the Academy programs offer industry recognized certifications as well as dual credit opportunities with neighboring post-secondary community colleges allowing students to earn college credit while fulfilling high school graduation requirements.

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The 12 Career Pathways

Deborah Nordt

High School, College & Career Center

Shatarra King

High School, College & Career Center

Tricia Hensley

Content Specialist/ HCC Instructor
High School, College & Career Center

Houston Community College

We offer dual credit classes and the opportunity to obtain an Associate's Degree through our partners at Houston Community College.

HCC Dual Credit