Success by CTE--Career Building Starts Here
Posted on 01/13/2017
Student weldingStep into careers soon after graduation. Check out opportunities below and apply by February 1. 

The PWCS Career and Technical Education specialty programs offer a chance to learn job skills in fields where there is high demand, including engineering, cyber security, welding, building trades, and heating, ventilation, and air conditioning. Some courses offer dual enrollment with Northern Virginia Community College to prepare for industry certification.

The last round of high school information nights at individual schools will take place next week. If you missed a session, see the high school Specialty Program website.

Patriot High School will hold an information session on all its specialty programs on Wednesday, January 18 at 7 pm. Patriot offers a two-year program in Building Trades. Both Patriot and Potomac High School offer a two-year program in Culinary Arts, among other programs. 

The application deadline for Career and Technical Education programs, as well as other program opportunities, is February 1.