Posted: Wed, 08/01/2018 - 10:00am Updated: Fri, 03/01/2019 - 3:30pm

With the passage of Graduation Pathways, students are now able to individualize their graduation requirements to align to their postsecondary goal. No longer must all students fit into the same academic mold, but rather, they can choose the options that best meet their postsecondary needs and aspirations. Students can create pathways that serve their educational interests and prepares them for postsecondary educational and career opportunities.

Grad Pathway Requirement #1

High School Diploma

Grad Pathway Requirement #2

Learn and Demonstrate Employability Skills

Students must complete at least one of the following to demonstrate the Department of Workforce Development’s Employability Skills Benchmarks

Grad Pathway Requirement #3

Postsecondary Ready Competencies  

Students must complete at least one of the following

  • To meet this Postsecondary-ready Competency for the Graduation Pathways, a student must earn at least a minimum AFQT score to qualify for placement into one of the branches of the US military, which is currently set at the score of 31.
  • ASVAB Home
  • Per the Indiana General Assembly, any apprenticeship program must be registered under the federal National Apprenticeship Act (29 U.S.C. 50 et seq.) or another federal apprenticeship program administered by the United States Department of Labor. 
  • Federally Recognized Apprenticeships
  • CTE Concentrator Definition: Under the previous definition of a CTE Concentrator, a student must earn a C average or higher in at least 6 high school credits in a career sequence. The updated definition is a student must earn a C average in at least two non-duplicative advanced courses (courses beyond an introductory course) within a particular program or program of study. This new definition will begin with the 2023 graduating cohort (freshmen beginning in 2019-20); current high schoolers are grandfathered under the 6 credits definition.
  • Concentrator Course Sequence Webinar
  • List of approved pathways
  • Perkins Concentrator Guidance


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