Anchor for the Practical Arts Educational Program
Courses in the Practical Arts Department provide real life, hands-on instruction for all students regardless of their career direction. A variety of classes are offered in seven curriculum areas: Business, Broadcasting, Engineering, Family and Consumer Sciences, Journalism, Marketing, and Technology. By taking these courses, students will gain skills and competencies that:
- Provide a solid foundation for transition from high school to higher education, as well as the workplace.
- Prepare for a workplace constantly changing by technology and the challenges of a global economy.
- Allow career exploration, planning and exposure and enable wise consumer choices.