Welcome to College, Career and Technology Academy
The College, Career & Technology Academy is a countywide alternative school of choice in the El Paso Independent School District for
young adults from age 17 to 26. CCTA gives students an opportunity to complete graduation requirements for
a recommended high school diploma while earning career certification and/or college credit.
Dual credit and advanced placement coursework give students opportunities to jumpstart their college career. Classes are available in morning, afternoon and evening sessions to CCTA will provide a one-to-one ratio
of computers to students, allowing students to participate in on-line classes for credit recovery and acceleration through Odyssey virtual coursework.
Technology will be integrated into the curriculum to ensure 21st Century skills are promoted and students are prepared for technology used in higher education and the workforce.
CCTA will offer career certifications
in conjunction with EPISD’s Center
for Career & Technology Education to give students opportunities to qualify for living-wage jobs upon graduation. CCTA also has partnered with Workforce Solutions to further provide employment opportunities for students.
Benefits of CCTA:
- It's Free
- Earn a Recommended high school diploma
- Earn Technical Certifications
- GED available
- Learn financial literacy
- Morning, afternoon and evening classes available
- Summer Sessions
- Pregnant students receive care/assistance from University Medical Center
- On-site daycare available
- Parenting classes
- Job placement assistance from Workforce Solutions