Technical Education

Career and Technical Education

Springfield School District participates in career and technical education at DCTS. Each course is an extension of the high school program and elective credits towards high school graduation will be awarded. The courses are scheduled on a half-day basis.

Mission Statement

The Delaware County Technical Schools are preparing today's students for tomorrow's opportunities by meaningful career training and a foundation for lifelong learning with support from business, industry and the community.

Health and Human Services Cluster

Technology Cluster

Power and Transportation Cluster

Construction Cluster

Articulations and Dual Enrollments

Students attending DCTS can earn college credit while in high school as part of the Tech Prep Program. DCTS has agreements with the Delaware County Community College, Penn College of Technology, Harcum College as well as other post-secondary institutions that give credit for technical courses.

College Credit Transfer Information

Advanced Certifications

DCTS students have many opportunities to achieve advanced career certifications before they graduate from high school. For example, Health Occupation students can earn Nurses' Aide, Computer students can earn A+, Network, MOS, MCSE I, and Emergency and Protective Services students can achieve CPR and HazMat Awareness certifications.