Get College Credit while you are attending high school classes.
CTE Dual Credit provides career pathways for high school students. CTE Dual Credit classes are taught at the high school or skills center and integrate academics with technical development to help prepare students for advanced education and careers related to professional/technical occupations.
You can earn free college credits! College tuition is waived in the CTE Dual Credit Program.
CTE Dual Credit Teaches Workplace Skills
CTE Dual Credit is an industry and education partnership committed to providing a highly-trained and motivated workforce, prepared to pursue lifelong learning in a changing technological society.
CTE Dual Credit is a national educational initiative. It includes a rigorous and focused course of study that provides students with essential academic and technical foundations that prepare students with necessary workplace skills.
YVC Offers Dual Credit in the following programs:
- Automotive Service Technology
- Business Administration
- Business Technology
- Dental Assisting
- Early Childhood Education
- Engineering Technology
- Information Technology
- Medical Assisting
- Medical Billing & Coding
- Medical Interpreter
- Pharmacy Technician
- Surgical Technology
- Veterinary Technology
- Winery Technology
All CTE Dual Credit courses offer dual credit, meaning students earn high school and college credit for successfully completing the same class. You can earn both high school and college credit (this is called dual credit) for completing select high school courses with a grade “B” or better and pass the appropriate end of course industry exam.