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

What are the benefits of joining a CCRSM?

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

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.

What CCRSMs are available in RISD?

Richardson ISD is home to 4 different College & Career Readiness School Models.

T-STEM (Texas Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics Initiative)

P-TECH (Pathways in Technology Early College High School)

For enrollment information and an enrollment form for Lake Highlands and Pearce, please visit the program websites above.