Career Pathways

Upon completion of their 8th grade year, all Buncombe County Schools students develop a four-year educational plan to fulfill the requirements for graduation from high school. Each student must select one of the following courses of study to follow:

Career Prep

College Tech Prep

College/University Prep


In addition, it is highly encouraged that students select one of the following career pathways:

Agriculture and Natural Resources Technology

Biological and Chemical Technologies

Business Technologies

Commercial and Artistic Production Technologies

Construction Technologies

Engineering Technologies

Health Sciences

Industrial Technologies

Public Service Technologies

Transportation Systems Technologies