Programs of Study
Programs of study will provide students with a course sequence that ties to an endorsement and offers a strong vertical alignment between secondary and postsecondary education. The suggested course pathways are intended to provide guidance to students seeking college and career readiness through course content and industry based certifications. For more information on the individual Program of Study, click the links below.
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Plano ISD Graduation Endorsements
Endorsements consist of a related series of courses that are grouped together by interest or skill set. They provide students with in-depth knowledge of a subject area. For more information on endorsement requirements, reference your course catalog or contact your counselor.Arts and
Career and Technical Student Organizations (CTSO)
Career and Technical Student Organizations (CTSO) enhance student learning through contextual instruction, leadership and personal development, applied learning, and real world application. CTSOs work as an intergal component of the classroom curriculum and instruction, building upon employabiltity and career skills and concepts through the application and engagement of students in hands-on demonstrations and real life and/or work experiences through a Career and Technical Education (CTE) program.Business Professionals of AmericaDistributive Education Clubs of AmericaFamily, Career, & Community Leaders of AmericaNational FFA OrganizationFuture Health ProfessionalsSkills USATexas Association of Future Educators