What are the PSJA Collegiate Academies?
PSJA ISD students from any district high school are eligible to apply to be part of the PSJA Collegiate Academies opening in fall 2018.
The PSJA Collegiate Academies, will provide additional hands-on learning in various specific fields of study supporting students as they work to obtain an Associate Degree from South Texas College. Through a cohort approach, students will build positive relationships, receive rigorous instruction; as well as academic, emotional and social support to successfully complete the coursework.
Students enrolled in the PSJA Collegiate Academies will continue to attend their home high school. They will travel to the Academies' site only for designated hours for academy coursework.
Who can participate?
For students at all PSJA ISD High Schools in grades 11th & 12th. Interested students must apply their 10th grade year.
*Applications for the 2018-2019 school year have closed. If you have any questions, please call 354-2044.
Fields of Study Available - Fall 2018
- School of Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics (STEM)
- Collegiate Academy of Biology
- Collegiate Academy of Mathematics
- Collegiate Academy of Computer Science
- School of Business & Industry
- Collegiate Academy of Business Administration
- School of Public Service & Health Services
- Collegiate Academy of Criminal Justice
- *NEW - Collegiate Academy of Education
- School of Arts & Humanities
- Collegiate Academy of Advertising/Public Relations
- Collegiate Academy of Graphic Arts
No. PSJA students will continue to attend their home high school and will only travel to the Academies' site for designated hours for academy coursework.
Students enrolled in the Academies will have additional hands-on learning in the field of study of their choice. Students enrolled will also be part of: College Tours, Learning Labs & Workshops, Learn from Guest Speakers, will receive assistance as they Transition to the University and more...
Yes. Transportation to and from home high school campus will be provided for all students attending the PSJA Collegiate Academies.