Secondary School Options

Students of the District of Columbia Public and Public Charter Schools have a plethora of career education options available to them. This directory lists the schools within DCPS and Charter LEAs that offer career pathways and/or Microsoft IT Academies; additionally, it contains a listing of the NAF Career Academies.

LEAs with schools offering career clusters or Microsoft IT Academy

DC Public Schools

Anacostia High School
  • Career Pathways
    • Law, Justice, and Security
    • Emergency Medical Services
    • Nursing
    • Interactive Media
  • Microsoft IT Academy - Yes
Ballou High School
  • Career Pathways
    • Automotive Technology
    • Biotechnology
    • Mass Media & Communications
    • Culinary Arts
  • Microsoft IT Academy - Yes
Ballou STAY High School
  • Career Pathways
    • Automotive Technology
    • Culinary Arts
    • Communication Technology
  • Microsoft IT Academy - Yes
Cardozo High School
  • Career Pathways
    • Aviation Maintenance Technology
    • Carpentry
    • Electro-Mechanical Technology
    • Electrical
    • Engineering (PLTW)
    • Interactive Media
  • Microsoft IT Academy - No
Columbia Heights Education Campus
  • Career Pathways
    • Early Childhood Education
    • Engineering (PLTW)
  • Microsoft IT Academy - No
Coolidge High School
  • Career Pathways
    • Business Administration
  • Microsoft IT Academy - Yes
Dunbar High School
  • Career Pathways
    • Engineering (PLTW)
    • Business Administration
    • Networking
    • Early Childhood Education
  • Microsoft IT Academy - Yes
Eastern High School
  • Career Pathways
    • Biomedical Sciences
  • Microsoft IT Academy - No
H.D. Woodson High School
  • Career Pathways
    • Business Administration
    • Marketing
  • Microsoft IT Academy - Yes
Luke C. Moore High School
  • Career Pathways
    • Business Administration
  • Microsoft IT Academy - Yes
McKinley Technology High School
  • Career Pathways
    • Mass Media and Communications
    • Biotechnology
    • Engineering (PLTW)
    • Interactive Media
    • Networking
    • Computer Science
  • Microsoft IT Academy - No
Phelps Architecture, Construction, and Engineering High School
  • Career Pathways
    • Architecture and Design
    • Carpentry
    • Electrical
    • Heating, Ventilation, A/C (HVAC)
    • Plumbing
    • Welding and Sheet Metal
    • Engineering (PLTW)
    • Networking
  • Microsoft IT Academy - No
Roosevelt High School
  • Career Pathways
    • Business Administration
    • Culinary Arts
  • Microsoft IT Academy - Yes
Roosevelt STAY High School
  • Career Pathways
    • Communication Technology
    • Finance
    • Culinary Arts
  • Microsoft IT Academy - Yes
Wilson High School
  • Career Pathways
    • Mass Media & Communication
    • Finance
    • Engineering (PLTW)
    • Biomedical Sciences
    • Interactive Media
    • Computer Science
  • Microsoft IT Academy - No


DC Public Charter Schools

Friendship Collegiate Academy Public Charter School (PCS) at Woodson
  • Career Pathways
    • Allied Health
    • CISCO Network
    • Engineering (PLTW)
    • A+ Comp
    • Hardware
    • Biotechnical
    • Architecture
    • Certified Nursing Assistant
    • Multi-media
    • Certified Emergency Medical Technician
    • Marketing
    • Networking
    • Sports Medicine
  • Microsoft IT Academy - Yes
Friendship Tech Prep Academy
  • Career Pathways
    • Information Technology
  • Microsoft IT Academy - No
Hospitality PCS
  • Career Pathways
    • Lodging and Management
    • Food Service/Culinary
    • Hospitality Tourism
  • Microsoft IT Academy - No
IDEA PCS
  • Career Pathways
    • A+ Certification
    • AutoCAD
    • Digital Video and Web Design
  • Microsoft IT Academy - Yes
Latin American Youth Center Career Academy
  • Career Pathways
    • Allied Health
    • Information Technology
  • Microsoft IT Academy - No
Youth Build PCS STAY
  • Career Pathways
    • Construction (NCCER)
    • Job Readiness
    • Homebuilders Institute Pre-Apprentice (HBI PACT)
    • Department of Labor YB-Tap Apprenticeship
    • HVAC – Deconstruction Training (MOUS)
  • Microsoft IT Academy - No
Options PCS
  • Career Pathways
    • Culinary Arts
    • Cosmetology/Barbering
    • Business
  • Microsoft IT Academy - Yes
Maya Angelou Young Adult Learning Center
  • Career Pathways
    • Information Technology Systems
  • Microsoft IT Academy - No


Department of Youth Rehabilitation Services

New Beginnings
  • Career Pathways
    • Information Technology
    • Automotive
    • Culinary Arts
  • Microsoft IT Academy - No


Career Academies

  • Cardozo Education Campus - Information Technology
  • Columbia Heights Education Campus - Hospitality & Tourism
  • Paul Lawrence Dunbar High School - Engineering
  • McKinley Technology High School - Engineering
  • McKinley Technology High School - Information Technology
  • Phelps Architecture, Construction, and Engineering High School - Engineering
  • Woodrow Wilson High School - Hospitality & Tourism
  • Friendship Collegiate Academy - Information Technology
  • Friendship Tech Prep High School - Engineering