Career Readiness for Students → Explore High School Plans → Pathways in Network and Information Technology
The Pathways in Network and Information Technology program prepares students for a career in a field that is rapidly growing and is in high demand. The full-time program begins in 9th grade. In addition to a high school diploma, students will earn a free Associate of Applied Science (A.A.S.) degree in Cloud Computing and Networking Technology from Montgomery College. They will also obtain industry recognized Information Technology certifications and gain valuable work-based experience by participating in industry related internships.
Sample Pathways in Network and Information Technology Program Pathway
Montgomery College courses in Networking, English, Fine Art, and more. See program description at Montgomery College.
In Early October, eligible students will receive a letter from MCPS directing them to the P-TECH application link which can be found in the ParentVUE portal. Updates and information will be provided on the Division of Consortia Choice and Applications Programs (DCCAPS) website.
Clarksburg High School
In addition to Clarksburg High School, a limited number of students from the following high school clusters are eligible to apply: Damascus*, Gaithersburg, Magruder, Northwest, Quince Orchard, Poolesville, Seneca Valley*, and Watkins Mill*.
* MCPS transportation provided.