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Trade Courses

At Hamlin Collegiate, you can enjoy privileges for attending a P-TECH school. This allows you to earn an industry based certification while earning a high school diploma and an associate degree all at the same time. Contact us today to discuss which option is the best fit for you.

BUSINESS

ASSOCIATE OF ARTS

Most students in Hamlin begin in this pathway in 7th grade to lay the foundation for great business skills. Build on these skills as you decide what career you seek.
 

 

TEACHING AND TRAINING

ASSOCIATE OF ARTS IN TEACHING

Earn your Associate of Arts in teaching through this pathway and you will be halfway there. Option after graduation: join our student teaching program with TTU to finish your degree and student teach in Hamlin.
 

 

CYBER SECURITY

ASSOCIATE OF ARTS IN COMPUTER INFORMATION SYSTEMS

The opportunities are endless: Oracle Certified Associate Java SE 8, Oracle Certified Database Associate, Cisco Certified Entry Networking Technician, and ComTIA A+, Security+, and IT Fundamentals, with many career options after graduation.

 

ANIMAL SCIENCE

ASSOCIATE OF SCIENCE

Become a licensed veterinary tech, a feedyard technician in cattle care and handling, or a certified veterinary assistant. There are many different certificates, degrees, and programs available in this animal science pathway.


 

INDUSTRIAL MAINTENANCE

ASSOCIATE OF APPLIED SCIENCE

 

  1. Drone Pilot: Earn your FAA drone pilot license to start your career part time while in school or full time upon graduation.
  2. HVAC: Complete your 30-hour OSHA, Level 1 NCCER HVAC, and NCCER Sheet Metal certification 
  3. WELDING: Earn your Level I or Level II welding certification to start your career right away! Other options while still in school: work in student business (Piper Weld) or earn a spot in our paid summer internship.
  4. Robotics

     

AVIATION

Interested in aerospace engineering and operations? Perhaps you want to be a commercial pilot! This is the pathway for you.

 

HEALTH SCIENCE

ASSOCIATE OF SCIENCE

 

  1. Certified Nursing Assistant: Earn your CNA in 5 weekends and check off many of your college level nursing science courses.
  2. Pharmacy Technician: Receive your pharmacy technician certification and go on to become a pharmacist or pharmacy aide upon graduation from high school and later on a doctoral program.
  3. Interested in becoming a medical assistant, surgical tech, dental hygienist, physician, surgeon, or dental assistant? Step into this pathway to take courses in high school to start your career journey now.

     

DISCLAIMER

These pathways are an ongoing effort by partnerships between Hamlin Collegiate ISD and trade programs, colleges, and advisors. This list has grown and will continue to change over time.