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Career Pathways Application Instructions

Applications are now closed.



Current High School Seniors:   

A complete application includes:

  • ​Online application form
  • Official high school transcript 
  • College transcript (for those with any amount of college experience)
  • Essays   

Those who have earned a high school diploma or GED/High School Equivalency:* 

A complete application includes:

  • ​Online application form
  • College transcript (for those with any amount of college experience)
  • Essays 

*Those who are currently enrolled in a GED/High School Equivalency and are near completion may apply through this application as well

Completed application must be submitted electronically by April 19, 2020. Applications received after the deadline will not be considered.

Gather the following information before you begin the online application:

Education Information

  • Information on the 2-year degree or certificate program you are currently enrolled in or intend to pursue. Degree or certificate information should match the description in your college’s catalog.
  • Your past educational experience, including information on your high school or GED/High School Equivalency (HSE) if applicable.
  • Any college or trade school experience related to your field of study. For high school students, this includes dual enrollment college classes you may have taken while in high school.

Your Experience

  • Your current employment information and employment history, including name of employer(s), location, type of business, positions held and dates, hours worked, brief description of duties, promotions, and other recognition received. You may also include military service in this section, if applicable.
  • Your involvement in school and community activities such as clubs, sports, volunteer service, performance, church or tribal activities.
  • Any honors and awards you may have received through work, school, or within your community.

Financial Information

  • Though not required, it is strongly recommended that you fill out the section on financial need. You will be asked to report your annual household income.

Essay Responses

  • Although your essay responses can be typed directly into the application, we suggest that you create your own responses in a separate document and then copy and paste them into the online application. This will allow you to check your word count and spelling. You can download the short-answer essay questions here.

For further information or application questions, please contact Mike Ammerman at (505) 753-8890 ext. 115 or