Tech Prep for High School Students

High school students should see their Career and Technical Education Director at their high school for information on how to enroll in one of these programs.  (Note:  programs offered vary by high school.)

Signal Peak Campus
Location: N115
Phone: 520-494-5312
Coordinator: James Cadena

Visit the Pinal County Tech Prep Consortium Website

Tech Prep

(Use this bulleted list to compare Tech Prep classes with Dual Enrollment classes. Please see the Dual Enrollment Web page.)

  • Offered —Fall and Spring Semesters only
  • Class ranking — approved by high school for high school class ranking.
  • Tuition — no tuition charges by CAC.  The credit is transferred in from the high school.
  • Books — paid by high school. Other materials at the descretion of the high school.
  • Credits — articulated credit only for specific courses by equivalency agreement.  Please see Website:
  • COMPASS Testing — N/A
  • Prerequisites  — determined by the high school.
  • Other — student must request articulated credit after high school graduation and within two years of graduation.
  • Prerequisites — As determined by the high school
Central Arizona College - District Office 8470 N. Overfield Road, Coolidge, AZ 85128 Phone: 800-237-9814