• CTE Enrollment Policy

    Career and Technical Education (CTE)– All Proviso Township High Schools & Technical Education Center Students have the opportunity to attend participate in our college and career pathways in Proviso Township High Schools.  

    The application process begins in November of each year prior to scheduling. To be eligible to attend, a student may be considered by the following guidelines: 

    1. Be on track to graduate with a recommended 2.5 GPA; considerations may be made on a case-by-case basis.
    2. Attendance records may be taken into consideration also  
    3. Students apply in their High School Guidance Office with the assistance of their counselor to fill out the paper application  
    4. Parent/guardian signature needed on the parent/guardian consent form
    5. Students must also fill out the online portion of the application (once available)
    6. Students will find out their placement in the Spring of each school year  
    7. Current Pathways at Proviso
      • Apparel & Textile (East)
      • Automotive/Automotive Mechanic/Automotive Technician (West/East)
      • Barbering- Erskine Reeve's Barber Academy (West/East)
      • Business Management and Administration (West/East)
      • Cooking and Culinary (West/East)
      • Cosmetology- Ms. Robert's Beauty Academy (West/East)
      • Early Childhood Education and Training (Triton University Dual Credit) (West/East)
      • Engineering Technology (West/PMSA)
      • Information Technology (West)
      • Manufacturing (West)
      • Pathways to Teaching (Dominican University Dual Credit) 
      • Science Technology Engineering and Math S.T.E.M (PMSA)
    8. Bus transportation is provided for all students attending the Triton, Cosmetology, and/or barbering. Students are permitted to drive themselves after filling out a waiver and release form (can be picked up from the PTHS CTE Office). Students are not permitted to drive other students.  
    9. PTHS students may be permitted to attend morning/night classes at Triton, Barber, or Cosmetology School(s). 


    CTE Courses at Proviso Township High Schools D209

    Accounting 1

    Automotive Mechanics - Comprehensive

    Automotive Service

    Barbering 1

    Business Communications

    Business Law

    Business Math

    Career Exploration

    Child Development

    Consumer Math

    Cosmetology 1

    Cosmetology 2

    Culinary Occupations 1

    Culinary Occupations 2

    Digital Imaging

    Digital Literacy & Software Applications

    Digital Photography

    Early Childhood Education 1 (DC)


    FCS Cooperative Work Program

    Foundations of Education (DC)

    Foundations of Teaching (DC)

    Foundations of Technology

    Mastery of Metals - CNC

    Mastery of Metals-Manual Mill/Lathe

    Nutrition & Culinary Arts

    Sports & Entertainment Marketing

    Technical Math (CTE) TM003

    Textiles & Design 1 and 2

    Vocational Cooperative Education

    Web Design & Media Dev 1