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CTE Program

Mrs. Randall
CTE Department Chair

CTE Courses

Career Technical Education (CTE)

CJUHSD Career Readiness

Information and Communication Technologies

Sector Information and Communication Technologies
Pathway Information Support and Services
Instructors Ms. Dittmer, Mr. Okamoto, and Mrs. Randall
Course Computers, Careers, and Finance (CCF)
Grade Level 9-12
Description This foundation course meets the state’s computer literacy requirement. Students enrolled in this course will be prepared for both college and careers through the use of technology (Microsoft Office Suite), career exploration, employability, life, and learning skills.
Certification All students have the opportunity to earn MOS (Microsoft Office Specialist) certification in PowerPoint. Students may also earn a certificate in IC3, Key Applications (the first component).
Articulation YES! Students who successfully pass this course with a “B” or better for two semesters and pass three five-minute timed writings at 25 wpm with no more than five errors, will earn three units of college credit at Chaffey Community College (BUST40).
   
Sector Information and Communication Technologies
Pathway Software and Systems Development
Instructor Ms. Dittmer
Course Computer Information Systems I 1&2
Grade Level 9-12
Description This foundation course covers computer systems, including hardware and components, operating system software, application software, networks, and the Internet.
Certification Students have an opportunity to earn globally recognized certification in Internet and Computing Core, IC3.
   
Sector Information and Communication Technologies
Pathway Information Support and Services
Instructor Mrs. Randall
Course Business Technology II 1&2
Grade Level Must pass CFF with a grade of "C" or better
Grades 10-12
Description This course is a Pathway completer course and provides an in-depth, hands-on approach to advanced business technology and how it relates to businesses in a variety of ways.
Certification Students have the opportunity to earn MOS (Microsoft Office Specialist) certification in the following areas:  Microsoft Access, Word, Excel, and Outlook.
Articulation YES! Students who successfully pass this course with a “B” or better and pass the MOS certification in Word will gain three units of college credit at Chaffey Community College (BUST60).
   
Sector Information and Communication Technologies
Pathway Networking
Instructor Mr. Iniguez
Course A+ Computer Repair
Grade Level 9-12
Description Students will prepare for the CompTIA A+ certification exam and entry-level jobs working at a helpdesk, or in a computer repair shop.
Certification Students will have the opportunity to earn CompTIA A+ certification.

 

Business and Finance

Sector Business and Finance
Pathway Financial Services
Instructor Mr. Okamoto
Course Accounting I
Grade Level Must pass CFF with a grade of "C" or better
Grades 10-12
Description This course is a Pathway completer course and introduces the principles and processes involved in double-entry accounting systems. After learning the basics of Accounting, students will spend the second semester on QuickBooks.

 

Hospitality, Tourism and Recreation

Sector Hospitality, Tourism, and Recreation  
Pathway Food Service and Hospitality  
Instructor Ms. Brooke Higgins  
Course Beginning Culinary I 1&2  
Grade Level 9-12  
Description In this foundations course, students will learn basic food preparation skills including safety, sanitation, table etiquette, kitchen equipment, and food product evaluation.  
     
Sector Hospitality, Tourism, and Recreation
Pathway Food Service and Hospitality
Instructor Ms. Brooke Higgins
Course Advanced Culinary II 1&2
Grade Level Must pass Beginning Culinary I 1&2 with a grade of "C" or better
Grades: 10-12
Description This is a course completer for this pathway. The course focuses on meal planning and specialty food preparation with an emphasis on several venues.
Certification Food Handler's Certificate

 

Building and Construction Trades

Sector Building and Construction Trades
Pathway Cabinetry, Millwork, and Woodworking
Instructor Mr. Scarbrough
Course Wood Design I 1&2
Grade Level 9-12
Description This course is a foundations course that introduces students to wood technology and project building and stresses the safe use of hand tools, portable tools, and basic production machines.
Articulation Students who pass this course with a “C” or better can articulate for college credit with Cerritos Community College.
   
Sector Building and Construction Trades
Pathway Cabinetry, Millwork, and Woodworking
Instructor Mr. Scarbrough
Course Wood Design II/IV 1&2
Grade Level Must pass Wood Design I with a grade of "C" or better
Grades: 10-12
Description This course is a pathway completer course. Students will further develop their knowledge and techniques taught in Wood Design I. Upon completion of this course, students will be prepared for employment in the woodworking industry.
Articulation Students who pass this course with a “C” or better can articulate for college credit with Cerritos Community College.
   
Sector Building and Construction Trades
Pathway Residential and Commercial Construction
Instructor Mr. Ott
Course Masonry Technology I 1&2
Grade Level 9-12
Description This is a foundations course that introduces students to the skills required in concrete masonry construction. Students learn the proper use of tools, materials, and processes. They demonstrate their skills in the construction of brick masonry structures.
   
Sector Building and Construction Trades
Pathway Residential and Commercial Construction
Instructor Mr. Ott
Course Masonry Technology II 1&2
Grade Level Must pass Masonry Technology I 1&2 with a grade of "C" or better
Grades: 10-12
Description This course is a pathway completer. This course prepares students to enter the masonry field by building upon the skills and concepts students learned in Masonry Technology I.
Articulation M.I.T.A

 

Transportation

Sector Transportation
Pathway Systems, Diagnostics, Service, and Repair
Instructor Mr. Lewis
Course Auto Technology I 1&2
Grade Level 9-12
Description In this foundations course, students will explore the construction, repair, and workings of various automotive components.
Certification SP2 Certifications
   
Sector Transportation
Pathway Systems, Diagnostics, Service, and Repair
Instructor Mr. Lewis
Course Advanced Automotive Technology 1&2
Grade Level Must pass Auto Technology I 1&2 with a grade of "C" or better
Grades: 10-12
Description This course is a pathway completer and meets two hours daily. Students learn in a live lab setting and advance their training in automotive services.
Certification

NATEF Certified Program

ASE Certifications, SP2 Certifications, Alldata Certification-Certified Automotive Information Specialist.
Articulation Students who earn a “C” or better can earn college credit with Chaffey Community College.

 

Arts, Media, and Entertainment

Sector Arts, Media, and Entertainment
Pathway Design, Visual, and Media Arts
Instructor Mr. Iniguez
Course ROP  Web Design
Grade Level 9-12
Description Students will learn the fundamentals of web design, HTML coding, as well as content strategy, site design and site strategy, marketing, tracking, ethical issues in web design, evaluation, and site maintenance.

 

Work Experience

Instructor Mrs. Randall
Course Vocational Work Experience I/IV
Grade Level Must be 16 years of age or older
Description Students will gain valuable employability skills while working on the job.
   
Instructor Mrs. Randall
Course Exploratory Work Experience I/IV
Grade Level Must be 16 years of age or older
Description Students will gain valuable employability skills while they prepare for an entry-level job.