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NYS CTE Endorsed Programs

Accounting/Law
This program is a New York State approved Career Technical Education (CTE) program. Successful completion of the program will earn you the CTE endorsement on your diploma.

Outlined below is the recommended pathway to earn the Accounting/Law CTE endorsement. There are alternative pathways you can create during your 4 years in Farmingdale High School. If you have any questions, please check with your Business Education Teacher or Guidance Counselor.

 
Grades 9 & 10
Personal Finance (or Introduction to Business in 11 & 12)
(3 SUNY Farmingdale College credits)
Street Law/Criminal Justice (.5 credit)

Grades 11 & 12

Business Law
(3 SUNY Farmingdale College credits)

College Accounting
(6 SUNY Farmingdale College credits)

Introduction to Business (or  Personal Finance)
(3 SUNY Farmingdale College credits)

Plus one additional course from other recommended courses

OTHER RECOMMENDED COURSES CHOOSE FROM BELOW OR ANY OTHER CTE COURSE

*Accounting
*Leadership
*Entrepreneurship
*Marketing
*Retail Store Operations (Formerly Green and White Shop)
*Microsoft Computer Applications and Web Design (6 SUNY Farmingdale College credits)
* Internship or Co-op Work experience


Computer Applications
This program is a New York State approved Career Technical Education (CTE) program. Successful completion of the program will earn you the CTE endorsement on your diploma.

Outlined below is the recommended pathway to earn the Computer Applications CTE endorsement. There are alternative pathways you can create during your 4 years in Farmingdale High School. If you have any questions, please check with your Business Education Teacher or Guidance Counselor.

Grades 9 & 10
Personal Finance (or Introduction to Business in 11 & 12) (3 SUNY Farmingdale College credits)
Multimedia, Games, and Simulations

Grades 11 & 12

Microsoft Computer Applications and Web Design (6 SUNY Farmingdale College credits)
Introduction to Business (or  Personal Finance) (3 SUNY Farmingdale College credits)
Plus one additional course from other recommended courses

OTHER RECOMMENDED COURSES CHOOSE FROM BELOW OR ANY OTHER CTE COURSE

*Leadership
*Street Law/Criminal Justice
*Computer Programming (3 SUNY Farmingdale College credits)
*AP Computer Science A
*Robotics
* Business Law (3 SUNY Farmingdale College credits)
* Internship or Co-op work Experience
*AP Computer Science A


Culinary Arts
This program is a New York State approved Career Technical Education (CTE) program. Successful completion of the program will earn you the CTE endorsement on your diploma.
 
Outlined below is the recommended pathway to earn the Culinary CTE endorsement. There are alternative pathways you can create during your 4 years in Farmingdale High School. If you have any questions, please check with your Family and Consumer Sciences Teacher or Guidance Counselor.

Grades 9 & 10
Food Preparation and Techniques
Personal Finance (or Introduction To Occupations 9-12)

Grades 11 & 12

Advanced Food Preparation (double period) (Successful completion makes you eligible for 7 Suffolk County Community College credits)  
Plus one additional course from other recommended courses

OTHER RECOMMENDED COURSES CHOOSE FROM BELOW OR ANY OTHER CTE COURSE  

*Extreme Cupcakes, Cookies and Confections
*Snacks, Apps and Desserts
*Farm to Table
*Marketing
*Entrepreneurship
*Accounting
*Lighten Up
*Introduction to Business (3 SUNY Farmingdale College credits)
* Internship or Co-op Work Experience


Marketing
This program is a New York State approved Career Technical Education (CTE) program. Successful completion of the program will earn you the CTE endorsement on your diploma.

Outlined below is the recommended pathway to earn the Marketing CTE endorsement. There are alternative pathways you can create during your 4 years in Farmingdale High School. If you have any questions, please check with your Business Education Teacher or Guidance Counselor.

Grades 9 & 10
Personal Finance (or Introduction to Business in 11 & 12) (3 SUNY Farmingdale College credits)
Fashion Merchandising and Design
Entrepreneurship (.5 credit) (Formerly Business Ownership and Marketing I)
Marketing (.5 credit) (Formerly Business Ownership and Marketing II)

Grades 11 & 12

Sports Marketing (.5 credit) (Formerly Sports and Entertainment Marketing I)
Entertainment Marketing (.5 credit) (Formerly Sports and Entertainment Marketing II)
Retail Store Operations (.5 credit) (Formerly Green and White Shop)
Introduction to Business (or  Personal Finance) (3 SUNY Farmingdale College credits)

OTHER RECOMMENDED COURSES CHOOSE FROM BELOW OR ANY OTHER CTE COURSE

*Leadership
*Multimedia, Games, and Simulations
*Accounting
*Microsoft Computer Applications and Web Design (6 SUNY Farmingdale College credits)
* Internship or Co-op Work Experience
* Business Law (3 SUNY Farmingdale College credits)

By The Numbers

5,523

Students Enrolled

1,775

Honor Roll Students

1,200

Student Athletes

4,278

Student Artists

19

AP Courses Available

1475

Students in After-School Activities