Career & Technical Education
BUSINESS - TECHNOLOGY - FAMILY AND CONSUMER SCIENCESStanley G. Pelech II, Director of Integrated Academic and Technical Studies(516) 434-5353(516) 752-9866 FAX
Career and Technical Education Philosophy
The Farmingdale School District strongly supports preparing students to be successful in the ever-changing world we live in. This means not only their college readiness but more importantly, their career readiness. Our Career and Technical Education programs offer students the opportunity to engage in a variety of subjects incorporating academic, creative and technical skills with the specific goal of preparing students for life that comes after high school.
Earn College Credits Through CTE Courses At Farmingdale High School
Farmingdale School District, Farmingdale State College of New York and Suffolk County Community College have established an articulation agreement for students successfully completing courses taken at Farmingdale High School. Students successfully completing the requirements for each course are eligible to earn college credits for the course by paying the college's reduced registration fee.
Business Department BCS 102 - Computer Concepts and Applications 3 credits BCS 130 - Web Development 3 credits BUS 101 - Accounting I 3 credits BUS 102 - Accounting II 3 credits BUS 111 - Introduction to Business 3 credits BUS 131 - Marketing Principles 3 credits BUS 202 - Business Law I 3 credits Technology Department MET 1XX - Drafting & CAD 3 credits AP Computer Science A 3 credits CULINARY ARTS PROGRAM OF STUDY CUL 114 - Culinary Arts 1 4 Credits CUL 111 - Sanitation 3 Credits AUTOMOTIVE PROGRAM OF STUDY AUT 112 Integrated Automotive Systems 3 Credits
CTE Pathway to an Advanced Regents Diploma
According to the New York State Education Commissioner’s Regulations, 100.5 Diploma Requirements, students may earn an advanced Regents diploma through CTE."Students completing a five-unit sequence in career and technical education or the arts (visual arts, music, dance, and theater) are not required to complete the additional two units of the language other than English requirement for the Regents diploma with advanced designation but must still meet the requirements for the total number of units of credit.”
2016 - 2017 Current Internship Providers
North Shore LIJ STARS Physical Therapy, Pro Sports Care of Long Island Physical Therapy, Satya Yoga Shala, Long Island Veterinary Specialists, Nassau County District Attorney's Office, Hush Bistro, Decker Thomas Studios, Village Kitchen, Carmen Callahan & Ingham, Farmingdale District Office, UPK at Saltzman East Memorial, Farmingdale High School, Albany Avenue, Woodward Parkway.