Students

Get a head start on your degree or certificate with College & Career Pathways

College & Career Pathways at UAA is a sequenced program of study developed to link certain educational institutions with UAA. It is designed to help students gain academic knowledge and technical skills without duplication or gaps as they further their studies. Students are able to earn college credit by completing approved coursework at the partner institution.

The College & Career Pathways courses meet requirements in specific programs of study, and may lead to high wage, high skill employment or further post secondary education.

All College & Career Pathways courses are pre-approved and use UAA curriculum standards.

Students pay a $25 per credit fee.

The following schools have College & Career Pathways agreements in these programs of study:

Alaska Military Youth Academy

  • Culinary Arts
  • Emergency Trauma Technology

Anchorage School District

Bartlett High School

  • Business Education Technology
  • Emergency Trauma Technician
  • Introduction to Pharmacy
  • Medical Terminology

Chugiak High School

  • Business Education Technology
  • Computer Aided Drafting
  • Family Consumer Sciences (Foods & Nutrition, Culinary Arts, and Child Development)
  • Logistics

A.J. Dimond High School

  • Business Education Technology
  • Engineering Academy/Project Lead the Way
  • Family Consumer Sciences (Foods & Nutrition, Culinary Arts, and Child Development)

Eagle River High School

  • Business Education Technology
  • Computer Aided Drafting
  • Family Consumer Sciences (Foods & Nutrition, Culinary Arts, and Child Development)

East Anchorage High School

  • Business Education Technology
  • Emergency Trauma Technician
  • Family Consumer Sciences (Foods & Nutrition, Culinary Arts, and Child Development)

Martin Luther King, Jr. Career Center

  • Automotive Technology
  • Aviation Maintenance Technology
  • Aviation Technology
  • Business Technology
  • Certified Nurse Aide (CNA)
  • Computer Electronics Technology
  • Computer Science
  • Culinary Arts and Hospitality
  • Customer Service
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Emergency Medical Technology
  • Emergency Trauma Technology
  • Fire and Emergency Services
  • Health Occupations
  • Welding Technology

McLaughlin Youth Center

  • Computer Aided Drafting
  • Family Consumer Sciences (Foods & Nutrition, Culinary Arts, and Child Development)

Robert Service High School

  • Business Education Technology
  • Certified Nurse Aide (CNA)
  • Computer Aided Drafting
  • Family Consumer Sciences (Foods & Nutrition, Culinary Arts, and Child Development)
  • Introduction to Pharmacy
  • Medical Terminology

South Anchorage High School

  • Business Education Technology
  • Computer Aided Drafting
  • Family Consumer Sciences (Foods & Nutrition, Culinary Arts, and Child Development)
  • Medical Terminology

West Anchorage High School

  • Business Education Technology
  • Computer Aided Drafting

Cordova School District

  • Welding Technology

Fairbanks North Star Borough School District

Hutchison High School

  • Automotive Technology

North Pole High School

  • Automotive Technology

Juneau School District

  • Culinary Arts

Kenai Peninsula Borough School District

  • Culinary Arts
  • Dental Assistant
  • Health, Physical Education & Recreation

Ketchikan Gateway Borough School District

  • Culinary Arts

Kodiak High School

  • Culinary Arts

Mat-Su School District

Colony High School

  • Welding Technology

Mat-Su Career and Technical High School

  • Business Logistics
  • Certified Nurse Aide (CNA)
  • Culinary Arts
  • Fire & Emergency Services
  • Pharmacy Technology

Palmer High School

  • Automotive Technology

Wasilla High School

  • Automotive Technology

Post Secondary Partners

Alaska Job Corps

  • Certified Nurse Aide (CNA)
  • Culinary Arts

Alaska Vocational Technical Center (AVTEC)

  • Business and Office Technology
  • Culinary Arts
  • Diesel/Heavy Equipment Technology
  • Computer Electronics Technology
  • Welding Technology

Alaska Department of Corrections

Goose Creek/Pt. Mackenzie Correctional Facility

  • Computer Information & Office Systems

Hiland Mountain Correctional Center

  • Computer Information & Office Systems

Palmer Correctional Center

  • Computer Information & Office Systems

Spring Creek Correctional Center

  • Computer Information & Office Systems