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    Industries Academy Selection Process

  • Please follow the steps below to be considered for the 2023-24 school year.  

    Step 1: Consider your 4 year plan and determine if your schedule has space for Industries Academy courses.  You will need to have all of your elective sections available for Industries Academy classes.

    Step 2:  Apply to Collin College at applytexas.org

    • USE YOUR NON-PISD EMAIL to apply.  PISD emails block outside emails.
    • Double check you are applying for the correct term and that you fully submit your application.
    • Allow 2-3 business days for your application to be processed
    • Your CougarWeb login information will be emailed to your personal email once accepted.  You must have your Collin College ID Number (CWID) to complete the PISD Selection Form. 
    • For more help with applying to Collin College, reference this presentation

    Step 3: Complete and submit the PISD Industries Academy Selection Form by 9:00 PM on January 20th, 2023.  You must have your Collin College ID Number (CWID) to complete the PISD Selection Form.   

    Step 4: Notification of program selection via submitted email address on January 25, 2023.  Next steps will be included.  Selection is based on a lottery process.  Students must accept their placement by February 1, 2023.  If a student does not accept the placement by February 1, 2023 they will be replaced by a student on the waitlist. The waitlist will be run as a lottery as well.

    Step 5: Once accepted, you will be required to clear all holds with Collin College including providing a vaccination record showing a current meningiitis vaccine.  Please visit the Collin College website for more information.  

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