Capital Region Technical Early College (CRTEC)

The Capital Region Technical Early College (CRTEC) offer two programs at the Wilson Talent Center(WTC) campus, Culinary Arts & Hospitality Early College and Programming & Mobile Applications Early College. Both programs are three years in duration and include 11th grade, 12th grade and a 13th year. During the 11th and 12th grade years, students will attend their home school for half a day and the Wilson Talent Center for half a day. During the 13th year, students will complete their final math credit for high school graduation, be full time college students and will only  meet at the WTC once per month. These opportunities offer free tuition and books for students enrolled. Students do not receive their diploma from their high school until completing the 13th year, but are able to walk in the graduation ceremony with their classmates.

Culinary Arts & Hospitality Early College

11th grade year: Culinary Management Certificate

12th grade year: Restaurant & Food Industry Management Certificate

13th year: Catering Management Certificate, Final Math Class for Graduation and an additional 15-16 college credits.

Total College Credits Earned: 45

Programming & Mobile Applications Early College

11th grade year: 21 college credits *includes a prerequisite before 12th grade

12th grade year: 24 college credits *includes a prerequisite before 13th year

13th year: 24 college credits *includes final math class for graduation

Total College Credits Earned: 69 + 3 optional certifications in:

Certified Java Associate

Certified Java Programmer

Certified Java Developer

Please note: Student must apply for an Early College program in the fall of their junior year and are making a three-year commitment. 

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