Idaho Support Programs

Career Technical Education Advanced Opportunities

What are CTE Advanced Opportunities?

CTE Advanced Opportunities allow you to receive college credit for the skills you gain in high school career & technical education classes. These credits are affordable, and can save you thousands of dollars in tuition.

Types of CTE Advanced Opportunities:

  1. DUAL CREDIT Catalogued College Course $75 per credit • Fees paid at time of registration • Credit earned simultaneously at high school and college Fast Forward eligible
  2. TECHNICAL COMPETENCY CREDIT (TCC) Competency Based $10 per credit • Fees paid when student chooses to purchase credits within 2 years • Postsecondary credit awarded at time of purchase NOT Fast Forward eligible

Getting Started:

Reach out to the transition coordinator at technical college you are interested in attending. Transition Coordinators jobs are centered around helping CTE students successfully navigate the transition to college.