Office of Academic Enhancement

College and Career Academies
Career & Technical Education (CTE) College & Career Academies (CCA) offer an exciting pathway to college and careers, giving students a head start on preparing for their futures. While in high school, in addition to taking all CPS college prep core courses like math, science and English, students participating in CCAs will experience hands-on training in their chosen industry.

CCA students may also have the opportunity to:

  • Receive college scholarships
  • Attain industry-recognized certifications
  • Earn college credit
  • Participate in job shadows & internships
  • Attend college fairs & tours
  • Compete in city, state and national competitions