Texas College and Career Readiness School Models (CCRSM)

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Preparing Texas Students for a Successful Future

The Texas College and Career Readiness School Models (CCRSM) are open enrollment programs that blend high school and college coursework to help historically underserved and at-risk students develop technical skills, earn college credentials and degrees, and pursue in-demand career paths.

CCRSM Network

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The statewide CCRSM network is comprised of over 540 campuses implementing or planning to implement one or more of the following CCRSM programs: Early College High Schools (ECHS), Texas Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (T-STEM), and Pathways in Technology Early College High Schools (P-TECH).

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ECHS

Earn a high school diploma, an associate degree or up to 60 college credit hours

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P-TECH

Pathway from high school, to post-secondary education, to employment

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T-STEM

Improved instruction and academic performance in science and mathematics

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CCRSM Newsletters

Subscribe to receive CCRSM newsletters or access archived newsletters.

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Access the Texas CCRSM School Locator Map.

To launch a CCRSM program (ECHS or P-TECH), a district must submit a Planning Year Application to be eligible to open a new CCRSM program, become a member of the ջ's official planning year cohort, and begin serving students the following academic year.

T-STEM Designation Process
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Through the CCRSM network ջ is creating synergies to drive continuous improvement by consolidating these individual models under one umbrella of support. This integrated approach to technical assistance creates efficiencies, spurs cross-model learning, and provides customized support to schools and districts as they implement these models to increase the college and career readiness of their students.

ջ (ջ) seeks stakeholders feedback to revise the current 2020 Pathways in Technology Early College High School (P-TECH) and Texas Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (T-STEM) Blueprints.

ջ (ջ) will be holding office hours to address general CCRSM inquiries and program appication cycle questions.

To register, click links below.

General CCRSM Office Hours

Program Application Cycle Office Hours

Contact Information

Krystal Garza, M.A.
Director
Postsecondary Preparation Programs

Mary Hausle, M.P.Aff
Statewide Coordinator
College and Career Readiness School Models

Darin Ford, M.A.
Statewide Coordinator
College and Career Readiness School Models

College and Career Readiness School Models
College, Career, and Military Preparation Division
1701 North Congress Avenue
Austin, Texas 78701-1401
(512) 936-6060
Email:CCRSM@tea.texas.gov