PSP pathways are provided in partnership with Fuel Education’s Career Readiness Pathways Career and Technical Education program. Students will complete the courses in their pathway of interest, earn credit, attend live virtual lessons once each week, and participate in additional enrichment activities.

Pathways prepare and guide students to create portfolios or complete optional industry-standard certification exams from providers such as NOCTI, Microsoft Office Specialist, A*S*K Business Institute, and A+. Certifications are listed within each pathway below.

Students enrolled in grades 9-12 can participate in PALCS Professional Studies Program.

PSP Academics

PSP Academics – Business Management and Administration

Administrative Support (Microsoft Office Certification)

Courses

  • Business and Healthcare Explorations
  • Marketing I
  • General Accounting I
  • General Accounting II
  • Entrepreneurship I
  • Microsoft Word with Certification Preparation
  • Microsoft PowerPoint with Certification Preparation
  • Microsoft Excel with Certification Preparation
  • Microsoft Access with Certification Preparation

Base Credentials
Microsoft Office Specialist Certification Exams
NOCTI Business Information Processing Exam

Advanced Credential
Business Concepts Certification

Business Information Management (Accounting)

Courses

  • Business and Healthcare Explorations
  • Marketing I
  • General Accounting I
  • General Accounting II
  • Entrepreneurship I
  • Advanced Accounting I
  • Advanced Accounting II

Base Credential
NOCTI Financial and Managerial Accounting Exam

Advanced Credential
A*S*K Business Institute Finance Certification

General Management

Courses

  • Business and Healthcare Explorations
  • Marketing I
  • General Accounting I
  • General Accounting II
  • Entrepreneurship I
  • Entrepreneurship II

Base Credential
NOCTI General Management Exam

Advanced Credential
A*S*K Business Institute Entrepreneurship/Management Certification

PSP Academics – Hospitality and Tourism

Food Science and Nutrition

Courses

  • Nutrition and Wellness
  • Skills for Health
  • Introduction to Culinary Arts
  • Food Production I
  • Food Production II

Base Credential
NOCTI Commercial Foods

Food Service and Hospitality

Courses

  • Restaurant Management
  • Introduction to Culinary Arts
  • Food Production I
  • Food Production II

Base Credential
NOCTI Hospitality Management—Food and Beverage

Travel and Tourism

Courses

  • Intro to Hospitality and Tourism
  • Entrepreneurship I
  • Entrepreneurship II
  • Marketing I
  • Advertising and Sales Promotion
  • International Business

Base Credential
NOCTI Hospitality Management—Lodging

PSP Academics – Information Technology

PSP Academics – Health & Human Services

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