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Secondary or postsecondary education programs available in regular or trade high schools or through separate vocational centers or programs that provide formal preparation for semiskilled, skilled, technical or professional occupations for high-school-aged students and, in some cases, adults who have opted to develop or expand their employment opportunities, often in lieu of preparing for college entry. Vocational education programs help participants prepare for full-time employment upon graduation, part-time employment while in school or for more advanced vocational training at the postsecondary level.

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Cambria County Association for the Blind and Handicapped School to WorkProgram that brings educators, students, business and industry together to prepare students to obtain first jobs in high-skill, high-wage careers. School-to-work programs integrate academic and occupational learning and utilize the workplace, in addition to the classroom, as an active learning environment by making employers joint partners with educators in providing opportunities for all students to participate in high-quality, work-based learning experiences.CambriaRehabilitation ProgramCambria County Association for the Blind and Handicapped
Carbon Career and Technical InstituteOffers academic studies and a range of technical programs, including cosmetology, construction, automotive technology, graphic arts, culinary arts, health and electrical construction/maintenance for high school students in Carbon County. Offers training for adults leading to certification in computer technology, cosmetology, nurse's aide and several mechanical and construction-related fields. CarbonCarbon Career and Technical InstituteCarbon Career and Technical Institute
Career Institute of TechnologyOffers post-secondary training for adults in over ten concentrations, including automotive technology, computer technology, culinary arts, heating/air conditioning, and construction-related fields. Also offers over twenty programs, including cosmetology, construction, culinary arts, health technology, automotive technology, protective services and child care for high school students. Operates an adult day care center and a pre-school learning center to provide students with hands-on training. NorthamptonCareer Institute of TechnologyCareer Institute of Technology
Glade Run Lutheran Services - Glade Run AdventuresProvides hands-on therapeutic equine, animal, and horticulture experiences. Activities include individual and group sessions, therapeutic summer camp experiences for children ages 8-18 with autism spectrum and other disorders, therapeutic horseback riding, and customized activities.ButlerGlade Run Lutheran Services Autism ServicesGlade Run Lutheran Services
Seneca Highlands Intermediate Unit 9: Career and Technical CenterThis facility provides technical education services. Programs of study include: Advanced Office Practice, Automotive Mechanics, Building Construction Occupations, Cosmetology, Culinary Arts, Health Assistant, Heavy Equipment Maintenance, Metalworking Occupations, Computer Networking and IT Essentials.McKeanSeneca Highlands Intermediate Unit 9: Career and Technical CenterSeneca Highlands Intermediate Unit 9
Vocational EducationEducational instruction with photography, cooking, printing, computers, ceramics, arts and crafts, and woodshop.DauphinJohn Hall Boys & Girls ClubBoys & Girls Club of Harrisburg

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