Consortia, Choice, Language Immersion and Magnet Programs
MCPS offers a wide variety of specialized academic programs for students at all grade levels. Some programs are open only to students in the sponsoring school, while others are open to all students in the county. These programs have different entrance criteria and application processes.
Programs are categorized as countywide, regional, or local school programs. More about regions.
Middle school consortia (MSMC) and high school consortia (NEC and DCC) information is available below.