Career/Vocational Technical Education
Bristol Career/Vocational Technical Education (CVTE) Linkages Program (formerly Tech Prep) supports high school students in eligible Career, Vocational, and Technical education programs. This federally-funded grant program connects community colleges and high to ensure a smooth and seamless transition from high school to college.
The CVTE Linkages Program connects the last two years of high school to the first two years of college through aligned coursework, programs, and related activities. Students in the CVTE Linkages Program can get a jump start on college, save time and money, and prepare for success in college and career goals.
Program benefits to students include:
- Students can get a head start by completing college coursework in high school.
- Commonwealth Dual Enrollment Program - CVTE students are eligible for Dual Enrollment
- Computerized Early College Placement Testing (Accuplacer) -Taking the test while still in high school enables students to take developmental courses, if necessary.