Posted Tuesday, January 12th, 2021
The Morris County Vocational School District offers a program of half-day specialized career and technical education for Morris County high school students during their junior and senior years of high school.
These Share Time Programs are designed to prepare students for career-related employment and post-secondary placement. Students in 10th grade may apply via an online application between January-March at www.mcvts.org/apply.
Upcoming virtual information sessions offer an overview of the programs at each site: the allied health programs at Pequannock High School on Feb. 10, programs at CCM on Feb. 24 and those on the Denville campus on March 4. Visit www.mcvts.org/apply, click on Share TimePrograms.
Students benefit from studying a specific career area of interest with a hands-on approach to instruction, may earn industry standard certifications, and gain from valuable business and education collaboration.
Share Time Programs include: Allied Health, Auto Body Collision Repair, Auto Service Technology, Carpentry, Culinary Arts & Hospitality, Cosmetology, Cybersecurity and Information Protection, Electrical Trades, Engineering, Design and Advanced Manufacturing, Exercise Science, Fundamentals of Building & Grounds Maintenance, Fundamentals of Food Services, Plumbing and Pipe Fitting and Welding Technologies.
The application deadline for a tenth-grade student to apply to a Share Time Program is March 26.
Most Share Time CTE programs are located at the Morris County School of Technology in Denville. Additional Share Time CTE programs offered are in partnership with the County College of Morris and Pequannock High School. Each of the Share Time CTE programs has a focused 2-year curriculum in the respective career area. The programs are guided by Advisory Councils which consist of business and industry partners, representatives from post-secondary institutions, students, parents and other important stakeholders.
The Morris County Vocational School District, www.mcvts.org, offers programs for Morris County high school students, including full day Career Academies and Share Time Programs. Adults can take advantage of similar training through Continuing Adult Education programs. For more information, email [email protected] or call (973) 627-4600 ext. 277.