Education & Training

Raise Your Hand if You’re Ready to Inspire the Next Generation

Close your eyes and think of your favorite teacher. Now, imagine having that same influence in a child’s life. If shaping the future leaders of tomorrow is your dream, the education and training pathway can help you to make it a reality.

Which pathway is offered?

School Counseling & Mental Health Services—This pathway provides students a foundation in psychology, counseling techniques, and mental health principles. Students learn about human behavior, interpersonal communication, and strategies for supporting individuals in educational settings.

What types of jobs can my student learn about and prepare for?*

Examples of jobs include:

  • Student counselor
  • Mental health counselor
  • Social worker
  • Behavioral therapist
  • School psychologist
  • Substance abuse counselor
  • Community outreach coordinator
  • Case manager
  • Youth program coordinator
  • Crisis intervention specialist

*Some of these jobs require additional education and certifications once a student graduates from high school.

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What could my future look like with this career?**


**Data is from Lightcast and is updated frequently.

Which industry-recognized, in-demand certifications and exams can my student prepare for?

  • Child Development Associate (CDA)
  • Certified Mental Health Technician (CMHT)
  • CPR and Basic Life Support (BLS)