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How to Apply

  • Prospective sophomores and juniors must complete an online application. The link is below and in multiple locations throughout the website.

    Instructions for the Application

    Page 1: Demographics

    The first page of the online application is demographic information, including name and contact information.

    Page 2: High School

    The second page asks for information on your high school and counselor.

    Page 3: Parents/Legal Guardians

    The third page asks for information on your parents or legal guardians, specifically their names and contact information

    Page 4: CTC Programs & Essay

    The third page asks for the program you're most interested in as well as a second program you might be interested in if you're not selected for your first choice.

    The last part of the application asks three essay questions. We're looking for 3 to 5 well-crafted sentences so our counselor and instructor can get to know you a little better. We recommennd typing up your answers to these questions beforehand in a word processor and copying and pasting into the application as the application may time out. The questions for 2018-2019 are:

    1. Describe your interest in the career field for your 1st and/or 2nd choice.

    2. Describe your knowledge of the career field through personal research and/or through any previous work experience.

    3. Explain why you believe you're a good candidate for the program of your interest at CTC.

    Page 5: Teacher Recommendation

    You will also need to have an English, math, science, history or Project Lead the Way (PLTW) teacher submit a recommendation. Provide the name of the teacher, the class you've taken with them and an email address we can use to send them the online recommendation form.