Career & Technical Ed
Career and Technical Education
Career and Technical Education is an exciting option that offers both a strong academic and technical education. The courses are offered through the Tri-Heights Career Prep Consortium - schools in the collaboration include Cleveland Heights, Shaker Heights, and Warrensville Heights high schools. Career and Technical Education courses provide training in a designated skill, regular academic classes and many include college credit or a certification that can lead to employment.
The Career and Technical Education program is open to 11th and 12th grade students: in all small schools at Cleveland Heights High School, Shaker Heights High School, and Warrensville Heights High School. An application is required for all Career and Technical Education Programs.
The Tri-Heights Career Prep Consortium does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, or age in its programs and activities and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups.
Career and Technical Education Programs
Students can apply to one of the following the Career and Technical Education Programs in their junior year.
Audio Engineering is a skilled trade that deals with the use of equipment for the recording, mixing and reproduction of sounds.
Automotive Technology - an A.S.E certified program devoted to developing entry-level auto mechanic skills in maintenance and repair of both domestic and foreign automobiles.
Business Management Technology - prepares students for various occupations in an office setting. In this class, emphasis is placed on business skills, office procedures and computer skills needed to work in today's highly technical office environment.
Clinical Health Careers - introduces students to a variety of health related occupations. Students complete the Ohio Nurse Aide Training Program and are eligible to become State Tested Nursing Assistants (STNAs).
Computer Networking Technology - Students design and maintain local area networks and wide area networks. Instruction is project-based. Students are eligible to take the Cisco Certified Networking Associate Exam to receive CCNA certification.
Cosmetology - prepares students to take the Ohio State Board Exam and become licensed cosmetologists.
Criminal Justice - prepares students for careers in a broad range of law enforcement/criminal justice disciplines.
Digital Video Production - prepares students for the field of digital communications and media. The students in this program will be trained to create, design, and produce digitally generated and computer enhanced multimedia products. L
Engineering Technology - prepares students for careers in engineering related fields and establishes a foundation for university level study.
Exercise Science is the study of human movement and the associated responses and adaptations.
Family and Consumer Sciences - prepares students for success and independence by learning valuable life skills in nutrition and wellness.
Graphic Imaging Technology - offers students the opportunity to develop creative, design, and technical talents and skills.
Marketing Education - prepares students for employment in retail marketing and similar business careers.
Pharmacy Technician - students learn skills necessary to assist a pharmacist in a clinic, hospital, or retail business setting.