PROGRAM DESCRIPTION Career & Technical Education (CTE) and New Vision classes at the Henry (Syracuse) and McEvoy (Cortland) education campuses are designed for students who are on a college track or planning an immediate entry into the workforce. Please watch our overview videos or browse our specific programs from the links below to learn more. You can also download our CTE & New Vision Programs brochure here.
Career Development is a half day program that offers students work-based, academic, and experiential learning. Designed to introduce high school age students in grades 9-12 to the contemporary world of work, this program prepares students in meeting the CDOS Credential requirements, as well as earning high school credits.
The key employability skill concepts emphasized in the program’s two subject areas are Retail & Food Service and Facilities & Grounds Maintenance. Additionally, students have the opportunity to earn high school credits in Applied Science, Consumer Mathematics, Health, Nutrition & Wellness and Career & Financial Management.
The Career Development program is offered at our Henry Campus (Syracuse). Please contact Jackie Popkess at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
OCM BOCES ALUMNI HALL OF FAME
The OCM BOCES Career and Technical Education Alumni Hall of Fame was established in 2011 to honor individuals who have graduated from our Career and Technical Education programs and who demonstrate leadership in their field. Each year, nominations are solicited and reviewed by a subcommittee made up from our OCM BOCES Career and Technical Education Advisory Committee. The committee reviews the nominations for the following qualifications:
OCM BOCES Career and Technical Education Graduate;
Engagement in an occupation related to the program completed at OCM BOCES;
Demonstrate leadership in his/her field;
Exercise civic responsibility.
The winners of the award will have a commemorative plaque placed in the "Hall of Fame" in their respective campus of graduation.