Earn your high school diploma, complete a technical program, obtain an industry credential or license, and earn college credit all while in high school!
As a Career Dual Enrolled (CDE) student, you will share your day between McFatter Technical College and your home high school. This means you will be able to complete a State of Florida approved technical program while you are completing high school graduation requirements at your home high school.
Career Dual Enrollment (CDE) opportunities are open to all Broward County full time high school students, age 16 years or older and having earned at least 11 credits. Transportation may be available to and from your home high school to McFatter Technical College. Prospective students should see their home high school counselor to discuss Career Dual Enrollment (CDE) options.
If McFatter Technical College’s Career Dual Enrollment program is right for you, please review the Admission Brochure and submit the CDE Application to your home high school counselor, so you can get started today! Click here to download the required documents!
If you want every opportunity to be successful and graduate with more than just a high school diploma, apply today and be workforce and college ready before you graduate high school!
- 16 years or older
- Junior or Senior
- Minimum of 11 Credits
- Minimum of 2.0 GPA·
Complete the online application and submit it to the applicants home high school counselor. The applicants home high school counselor will forward the completed application to the Career Dual Enrollment counselor at McFatter Technical College. Upon receipt of the completed application, McFatter Technical College’s Career Dual Enrollment counselor will send the applicant written communication of receipt of the completed application and details on the next steps, which includes scheduling the Tests of Adult Basic Education (TABE).
Tests of Adult Basic Education (TABE):
Applicants will be required to complete the Tests of Adult Basic Education (TABE), which assess the applicants skills in reading, math, and language. TABE scores are used as a tool to determine academic readiness for the State approved technical programs. Applicants will need a valid photo identification for testing. Prepare for the TABE with a free preparation booklet.
Broward County Public Schools provides transportation to and from McFatter Technical College from the following schools only: Nova High School, South Plantation High School, Western High School, and Whiddon Rogers Education Center. Applicants from other schools will be responsible for providing their own transportation.
For additional information on the Career Dual Enrollment program at McFatter Technical College, please contact Rachel Victor at (754) 321- 5753 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
2017/2018 Programs Available for McFatter for Dual Enrollment
|Technical Program||Schedule||Delivery Format
||Additional Admissions Requirements|
|Accounting Operations||Part Time||Traditional||–|
|Administrative Office Specialist||Part Time||Traditional||–|
|Automotive Collision Technology Technician||Part Time||Traditional||–|
|Automotive Service Technology||Part Time
|Commercial Foods and Culinary Arts/Professional Culinary Arts & Hospitality||Part Time
|Dental Laboratory Technology||Part Time||Hybrid||Physical Examination and Immunization Record|
|Digital Media Technology||Part Time||Distance||–|
|Digital Photography Technology||Part Time||Traditional||–|
|Digital Printing Technology||Part Time||Traditional||–|
|Game/Simulation/Animation Programming||Part Time||Distance||–|
|Legal Administrative Specialist||Part Time||Traditional||–|
|Medical Administrative Specialist||Part Time||Traditional||–|
|Optometric Assisting||Part Time||Traditional||Physical examination and immunization record|
|Principles of Teaching||Part Time||Traditional||–|
|Television Production||Part Time||Traditional||–|
|Welding Technology||Part Time||Traditional||–|