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    California Virtual Academies (CAVA) with Stride Career Prep


    • Listing Type: Private Schools
    • Residency: Online
    • Type: Public, Vocational
    • Grades Offered: 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
    • Country: United States
    • High School Admission Test: Not Required
    • CEEB: 054271
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    CAVA is an accredited, tuition-free, online academy for students in grades 9–12 in California. Stride Career Prep at CAVA puts students on a path to success after high school. While earning their high school diploma, students can choose a course concentration in one of five in-demand industry sectors.

    Arts, Media & Entertainment: This industry sector helps students explore an array of career options in the multi-faceted and exciting world of the entertainment industry. Students can choose from the following pathways: Animation, Graphic Design, Game Design and Integration, Web Design, and Digital Photography. 

    Business & Finance: This industry sector offers students a great way to learn about many different aspects of business. They can choose from the following pathways: Business Management, Finance, and International Business.

    Health Science & Medical Technology: Healthcare is one of the fastest growing industries in the United States. And our students can choose from the following pathways: Dental Assisting, Medical Assisting, Medical Billing and Coding, Medical Transcription, Nursing Assisting, Pharmacy Tech, and Sports Medicine.

    Information & Communication Technologies: This industry sector offers students options to learn about a range of IT solutions including understanding, managing, and supporting rapidly emerging software, networking, information systems, and more. They can take courses in the following pathways: Games and Simulations, Information Support Services, Networking, Systems Programming, and Web and Social Media.

    Marketing, Sales & Services: Students in this industry sector can explore professions in planning, managing, and performing marketing activities to reach organizational objectives. They can take courses in the following pathways: Entrepreneurship/Self-Employment, Marketing, and Professional Sales.

    Families in California do not pay tuition for a student to attend this online public school. Common household items and office supplies like printer ink and paper are not provided. Our enrollment consultants can help address your technological and computer questions and needs. Availability varies by school.