Lamar Consolidated ISD, Wharton County Junior College and Texas State Technical College will hold a joint information meeting March 21 for Lamar CISD juniors interested in enrolling in any Career and Technical Education Dual Credit course offered by WCJC or TSTC. The meeting will begin at 6:30 p.m. at the Fort Bend Technical Center, 5333 FM 1640, Richmond.
The following courses are offered as CTE dual credit courses:
· Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning (HVAC) and Refrigeration Technology; Advanced Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning (HVAC) and Refrigeration Technology, to be offered at Texas State Technical College;
· CISCO/Internetworking Technologies I & II, offered at Wharton County Junior College;
· Diesel Mechanics I & II, at Texas State Technical College; and
· Practicum in Health Science: Emergency Medical Technician Basic (EMT) Wharton County Junior College.
The Health Science course is a year-long class, while the other three are offered in two parts, with the first portion in the fall and the advanced portions in the spring.
Contact the counselor at your high school for more information.