Career and Technology Education Programs of Study
CTE is a national program developed to equip students with the skills they will need to compete in today's technological world. Beginning in high school, CTE students enroll in selected, career-focused programs that provide some college credit when the attend Montgomery College. This allows students to get a head start on the college education.
To see where which high schools offer particular CTE programs, view the 2013-2014 Locations of all CTE Programs.
Read more about all of the Montgomery County Public School programs of study here.
For information about how these programs of study may meet graduation requirements see the High School Course Bulletin.
The Maryland High School Programs of Study publication provides an overview of all programs available throughout the state.
MCPS has several articulation agreements with Montgomery College(MC). These agreements allow students to earn college credit for certain high school courses associated with career programs of study. The articulation agreements between MCPS and MC are listed below.
Biosciences, Health Science, and Medicine
Business Management and Finance
|Academy of Finance|
Construction and Development
|Principals of Architecture and CAD Technology|
Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning (HVAC)
Education, Training, and Child Studies
|Early Child Development|
Teacher Academy of Maryland
Engineering, Scientific Research, and Manufacturing Technologies
|Advanced Engineering Project Lead The Way (PLTW)|
Environment, Agricultural, and Natural Resources
|Certified Professional Horticulturist|
Human and Consumer Services, Hospitality and Tourism
|Academy of Hospitality and Tourism|
Professional Restaurant Management
|Academy of Information Technology|
Law, Government, Public Safety, and Administration
|Justice, Law and Society|
Transportation, Distribution, and Logistics
|Automotive Body Repair and Painting|
Automotive Service Assistant Program