Earn Employment Certification While in High School

  • Auto

    SPPS offers many ways for students to earn employment certification and more:

  • CTE

    Career and Technical Education

    The Career and Technical Education program offers field-specific classes held at various SPPS high schools -- sometimes including industry certification and transferrable college credits.

  • Automotive

    Automotive Industry

    Students (Grades 10-12 from any high school) who want to learn about  the automotive industry can attend the Saint Paul High School Automotive Center at no cost.

  • Pathways

    Career Pathways Academy

    Qualifying students (Grades 10-12) who are interested the health science, communications, or business fields may earn college credits at no cost by enrolling in the Career Pathways Academy.

  • PSEO

    Post-Secondary Enrollment Options

    Students (Grades 10-12) who would like to complete an Associate of Arts degree while in high school may do so through a combination of college-level courses in their high schools and college courses at Saint Paul colleges.


Early College Booklet

  • Early College Booklet