CTE Dual Credit Pathways &
College & Career Readiness School Models

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What is an College & Career Readiness School Model (CCRSM)?

The Texas College and Career Readiness School Models (CCRSM) are open enrollment programs that blend high school and college coursework to help historically underserved and at-risk students develop technical skills, earn college credentials and degrees, and pursue in-demand career paths

Dual Credit CTE Pathways & CCRSM Pathways

What are the benefits of joining a CCRSM?

In a College & Career Readiness School Model, students can do the following…

  • Earn free college credit & enter a four year university with up to 60+ college hours completed
  • Learn from local businesses in a work-based learning setting
  • Build a resume and work ethic through internships, apprenticeships and job training
  • Earn industry certifications allowing them to join the workforce after graduation

Upon graduation students have the academic and professional skills required to either continue their education in a four year post secondary institution or enter into entry level careers in architecture engineering, construction, business, healthcare, advanced manufacturing, animation, gaming, criminal justice and other competitive fields.


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Berkner Career Collegiate Website


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RHCA Website


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LHHS Career Collegiate Website


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PHS Career Collegiate Website