College in High School
Rochester currently offers 7 College in High School courses. These courses are taught at the high school, within the regular instructional day, by our highly qualified instructors. Students obtain college credit for these courses upon successful completion of the coursework. Some courses, like CHS Chemistry, require the students to participate in occasional labs and/or lectures at the University.
The University of Pittsburgh has approved our biology course as a three-credit CHS course for the 2020-2021 school year!
COURSE CREDITS COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY CHS Honors English 12 3 Community College of Beaver County CHS Calculus 4 Community College of Beaver County CHS Statistics & Probability 4 University of Pittsburgh CHS Chemistry 4 University of Pittsburgh CHS Holocaust 3 Seton Hill University Financial Accounting 4 Pittsburgh Technical College Entrepreneurial Experience 4 Pittsburgh Technical College CHS Biology 3 University of Pittsburgh
Community College of Beaver County High School Academies
Through our partnership with the Community College of Beaver County, juniors and seniors have the option of attending one of five Academies and earning 28 college credits while in high school.
The Academies include:
Criminal Justice Academy
Mascaro Construction Academy
Beaver County Career and Technology Center (BCCTC)
The Beaver County Career and Technology Center, which is an extension of the school districts in Beaver County, offers a variety of vocational and technical programs for sophomores, juniors and seniors. Each occupational program prepares students to enter the job market with an occupational skill or certificate.
CTC programs include:
Collision Repair Technology
Commercial Art, Cosmetology
Culinary Arts, Electrical Occupations
Graphic Arts & Printing
Logistics & Materials Management
Machine Tool Technology
Masonry & Bricklaying