Career Technical Education and Regional Occupational Program
CTE and ROP courses at Colton High School will provide you with real world 21st century skills that make you career and college ready. Many of these courses meet a-g requirements necessary for entrance into the UC college system and/or are eligible for community college credit through articulation agreements.
Career Technical Education provides you with not only career and academic skills, but soft skills that are needed for the modern workplace, such as: critical thinking; communication; teamwork; citizenship, integrity, and ethical leadership; research tools; creativity; and innovation.
Students also have the opportunity to participate in career technical student organizations such as FCCLA (Family, Career, and Community Leaders of America) and Skills USA. These organizations help students develop their leadership skills and network with other high school students.
Colton High School offers courses and pathways in the following industry sectors:
*Fashion, Textiles and Apparel Construction
*Fashion Design and Merchandising (coming Fall 2018)
*Introduction to Business *Marketing, Sales and Service
Healthcare Education And Leadership Pathway
Culinary Arts and Hospitality Pathway
*Food and Nutrition
*Culinary 2 (coming Fall 2018)
*ROP GIS Fundamentals
*ROP Digital Business Communications
*Welding Occupations 1
*Welding Occupations 2
*Welding Occupations 3/4
*Auto General Service Tech. 1
*Auto General Service Tech. 2
*Auto General Service Tech. 3/4