CAVIAT Central Programs at CCC
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Daniel Jones (Left) Graduated from high school June 10, 2011 and Graduated from CCC May 13, 2011 with a Network Engineering Certificate.
Two graduations in one year; Imagine...This could be you.
The Coconino Association for Vocations, Industry and Technology (CAVIAT) has partnered with CCC and Flagstaff Unified School District to provide co-enrollment classes for high school juniors and seniors in structured Programs of Study (see below) at no cost to students. These courses are offered from 1:00 pm to 4:00 at the CCC Flagstaff campuses. The Community & Corporate Learning division of CCC offers non-credit bearing courses designed to prepare students for industry certifications, which are now part of some of our programs. Please see the program descriptions below to find out which programs offer these types of courses.
Programs of Study (POS) Offered
***********Beginning this year, certain changes in our HS programs have impacted the number and type of classes we are able to offer through the CAVIAT Programs of Study (POS). The new POS requirements are posted below. Please see the important note at the bottom of the page regarding Dual Enrollment. If you want additional information regarding CAVIAT Programs for Fall 2013 please contact either of the individuals listed at the bottom of this page.
Alternative Energy Technician *** NEW FOR FALL 2013 ***
The Alternative Energy Technician program is designed to prepare you to enter the profession, at an entry level position. This program will allow students to explore construction, drafting, electrical wiring, and "green" building techniques that leads to a career in Photovoltaic/Wind power installation or "green" architectural design. This program leads to an Associate of Applied Science degree. Click the link above for the Alt Energy Tech POS page.
- Business Management Admin Services *** NEW FOR FALL 2013 ***
The Business Management Admin Services program is designed to prepare you to enter the business profession, at an entry level position, or to help you seamlessly transfer to a four year institution. This program will allow students to explore General Business, Accounting, Leadership and management career plans and leads to both an Associate of Applied Science and Associate of Business degree. Click the link above for the Business POS page.
- Computer Software Technology *** NEW FOR FALL 2013 ***
The Computer Software Technology program will prepare you for entry-level positions requiring computer application and tech skills, leads to an Associate of Applied Science degree or to seamlessly transfer to a 4 year degree program. This program of study offers an emphasis in PC Technician and General Technology. Click the link above for the Com Software Tech POS page.
- Early Childhood Education and Training ***NEW FOR FALL 2013***
The Early Childhood Education and Training Program is designed to prepare students for positions within the field of Early Childhood Education. Students may apply credit hours earned in the Child Development Associate certificate toward the Early Childhood Education Associate of Applied Science degree or toward a 4 year program at another university.
- Hospitality Management ***NEW FOR FALL 2013***
The Hospitality Management program prepares students for entry-level careers with an emphasis on the Hotel Management aspect of the industry. Students completing this program will develop the knowledge and skills to compete in one of Arizona's fastest growing industries. The program provides the foundation necessary for students to continue and complete an AAS Hospitality Management or an AA in Hotel and Restaurant Management through a 2 or 4 year degree program.
- Law Enforcement - Public Safety and Security *** NEW FOR FALL 2013 ***
The Admistration of Justice program is desinged to prepare students to enter the workforce in the criminal justice arena. This program teaches students specific knowledge and skills, which will assist in securing employment in a wide variety of law enforcement and corrections/juvenile detention, positions. This 1 year program will lay the fouondation for students to pursue either an Associate of Applied Science or Associate of Arts Degree in Administration of Justice. Click the link above for the Law Enforcement POS page.
- Nursing Services - Certified Nursing Assistant ** NEW FOR FALL 2013 **
The nursing assistant program prepares students to work in the health care industry in places such as Hospitals, Doctor’s Offices, Nursing Homes, Assisted Care Facilities, and Home Health Care. This certificate is designed for students seeking an introduction to nursing assisting and the basic skills required for computations, documenting, team collaboration, communication, and client advocacy in the health care setting. It will enhance the knowledge and skills base of care takers already in the workplace. Prepares students for entry level employment in acute care, long term care, and assisted living settings. Click the link above for the CNA POS page.
- Pre-Health Careers *** NEW FOR FALL 2013 ***
The Pre-Health Careers Program of Study is designed to provide students a foundation in pre-health careers and and certification (with the necessary Dual Enrolled ENG & MAT requirements) as they progress towards completing an AAS in Pre-Health Careers or an AAS in Nursing. This program also helps to prepare students in seeking entry into the CCC nursing program or other programs throughout the state of Arizona, and/or seeking training and employment in a variety of health professions. Click the link above for the Pre-Health POS page.
- ****Note: Certain classes (for example ENG-101 and MAT 142) will be offered at the HS level through the Dual Enrollment program starting in the Fall 2013. These classes are still required courses for certain College certificates and/or degrees. CAVIAT students must make sure they are enrolled in these classes at the HS (see your FHS or CHS CAVIAT counselor. Because of these new changes the POS are undergoing assessment and alterations. Some Programs have been heavily impacted, others have seen little in the way of changes. Make sure you read the updated program descriptions listed above before applying.****
Complete Special Admissions - Concurrent High School Enrollment Form
*Make sure both a parent and your high school counselor sign the form*
Complete one of the CAVIAT Program application forms which are available from any of the CAVIAT Counselors.
- Take your completed materials to the CAVIAT Counselor at your high school:
All CAVIAT CCC Co-enrollment programs are free to students. CAVIAT pays the cost for tuition, fees, textbooks and provides transportation between the high school and college campuses. CAVIAT also pays some certification exam fees. See the program descriptions for more information.
Transportation will be provided through FUSD buses from the high schools to the CCC campuses. Students driving their own cars will have to pay for a CCC parking permit - follow this link for CCC Parking Information.
All students enrolled in CAVIAT classes with CCC are college students and subject to the Federal rules and guidlines of the FERPA law (see below).
The Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) (20 U.S.C. § 1232g; 34 CFR Part 99) is a Federal law that protects the privacy of student education records. The law applies to all schools that receive funds under an applicable program of the U.S. Department of Education.
FERPA gives parents certain rights with respect to their children's education records. These rights transfer to the student when he or she reaches the age of 18 or attends a school beyond the high school level.
For information ragrading the difference between Dual Enrolled, CAVIAT & Co-Enrolled classes click this link : DE, CAVIAT & Co-Enrolled classes
Program questions -
Christine Mayer, CAVIAT CTE Program Coordinator - firstname.lastname@example.org or 928-853-4703
Kevin Mullins - CCC CAVIAT Coordinator email@example.com or 928-226-4319.