Need to Know for Parents

 

Any student attending a high school (public, charter, alternative, ancillary, or private) in the Albuquerque metropolitan area that offers elective credit in career pathways is eligible provided that there is a representative at the school who documents student registration, monitors or assists in internship/apprenticeship placement and certifies elective credit earned. Running Start for Careers provides:

  • Students career choice options in areas of study that prepare them for workforce entry. ‘
  • Provides real-life incentives for students to excel in their core subjects and stay in school.
  • Provides job-readiness soft skills alongside technical skills training.
  • Courses and Required Class Material are free to students.
  • Students are responsible for transportation to class locations.

 

 

 

Contact Info

Andrew Mathis

Executive Director Running Start For Careers

505-768-3000
amathis@cabq.gov

Amanda Glennon

Outreach Services Office Central New Mexico Community College

(505)224-4764
aglennon@cnm.edu