Career and Technical Education (CTE) Program offered at the Boulder Technical Education Center (BoulderTEC) provide students with the opportunity to earn college credits and/or career enhancing certifications while being enrolled at NMSHS. The classes at BoulderTEC are available to student in grades 11 and 12 as elective credits in Career and Technical Educational (CTE) areas. In small classes, students follow a sequence of courses that provide hands-on technical skills and academic knowledge needed to prepare for an immediate career and/or further education. Transportation to/from BoulderTEC is provided.
Students also use the Career Pathways Center to learn career search techniques to explore career pathways and post-secondary options. Interested students should discuss BoulderTEC programs with parents and a home school counselor, and should complete a BoulderTEC enrollment form. Prerequisites for all programs include English, and Algebra 1, and the student must be on track to graduate. Students can enroll in either a morning or afternoon session while concurrently enrolled in a home high school.