Youth Apprenticeship

CONNECTING STUDENTS TO OPPORTUNITIES AND EMPLOYERS TO TALENT 

Youth Apprenticeship (YA) is a1 or 2-year program that gives juniors and seniors in high school the change to explore a career area of interest. Students spend part of their school day earning credit and wages while they gain valuable industry experience under the guidance of a local business mentor. 

What Students Say About Youth Apprenticeship

You can become a YA Student the summer after your sophomore year.

Yes, you do! But how much credit you receive is depends upon your school policy. Ask your high school counselor.

Yes, you can YA for one year. YA is a one OR two-year program.

Yes! Every school has a different policy about this, so reach out to your high school counselor to find out your school policy.

PROGRAM PATHWAYS

Agriculture, Food & Natural Resources
Architecture & Construction
Arts, A/V Technology & Communications
Finance
Health Science
Hospitality, Lodging & Tourism
Information Technology
Manufacturing
Marketing
Transportation, Distribution & Logistics
Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics (STEM)