High School & College Credit

KCTC 1-year Programs that offer an Advanced 2nd Year Option

Program list: Aviation Maintenance, Auto Collision, Applied Construction, Avionics, Criminal Justice, Digital Animation, Engineering/Architecture, Marketing, Graphics, Mechatronics, Networking and Cyber Security (IT), Precision Machining, Teacher Academy, & all Health Sciences programs (except BioMed Tech)

Upon Successful Completion of 1st Year in Program:

  • MMC Flexibility: 1.0 Science Credit waived, 1.0 World Language Credit Waived
  • Embedded Credits: 1.0 of 11-12 English Credit (not including literature), 1.0 Math Credit, 1.0 VPAA

2nd Year in Program: No additional credits currently available

KCTC 1-year Programs

Program list: BioMed Tech

Upon Successful Completion of Program:

  • MMC Flexibility: 1.0 Science Credit waived, 1.0 World Language Credit Waived
  • Embedded Credits: 1.0 of 11-12 English Credit (not including literature), 1.0 Math Credit, 1.0 VPAA

KCTC 2-year Programs

Program list: Auto Tech, Diesel, HVACR, Hospitality, Agriscience, & Welding

Upon Successful Completion of 1st Year in Program:

  • MMC Flexibility: None
  • Embedded Credits: 0.5 of 11-12 English Credit (not including literature), 0.5 Math Credit

Upon Successful Completion of 2nd Year in Program:

  • MMC Flexibility: 1.0 Science Credit waived, 1.0 World Language Credit Waived
  • Embedded Credits: 0.5 of 11-12 English Credit (not including literature), 0.5 Math Credit, 1.0 VPAA


MMC CREDIT WAIVERS


Students that successfully complete a Career and Technical Education program may waive the second credit of World/Foreign Language and the third credit of Science required by the Michigan Merit Curriculum (MMC) per MCL 380.1278 a & b.

VPAA and OLE: All Kent Career Tech Center programs meet the Michigan Merit Curriculum VPAA and OLE requirements.

College Credit

Ready to get a jump start on college? You've come to the right place. Almost all of our students go on to college or technical training with college credit already on their transcripts. The Tech Center can help you get FREE college credit!

Articulated College Credit 

Articulation allows students to earn college credits for certain courses taken at the Tech Center. Students interested in applying for articulated credit should speak with their instructor to learn about specific articulation agreements for their program.

Articulation with Baker College 

Articulation with Davenport University

Articulation with Grand Rapids Community College

Articulation with Ferris State University

Direct College Credit

The Tech Center offers a number of direct college credit opportunities where the students are enrolled in the specific college course.  For more information, please ask to speak to one of our counselors 616-365-2370.

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