Subject
  • CEO
  • Change subject
Classes offered

Career Education Options

Need more info? Visit the Career Education Options website.

CEO 044 Special Topics in CEO • 15 Cr.

In-depth study of educational or career topic. Will be announced in quarterly schedule.

CEO 053 Math 3 • V1-10 Cr.

Emphasizes development of strategies to effectively solve mathematical problems for high school completion, and college and career readiness. Students meet class objectives through the analysis of numbers, place values, shapes and measurement to solve addition, subtraction, multiplication and division problems with whole numbers, decimals, fractions and percents. Students build their math vocabulary as well as note taking and technology skills. Prerequisite: CEO/ABE Orientation and Advising.

CEO 054 Math 4 • V1-10 Cr.

Emphasizes development of strategies to effectively solve mathematical problems for high school completion, and college and career readiness. Students meet class objectives through the use of fractions, percents, ratios, and proportions to solve problems relating to measurements, geometry and basic algebra. Students build their math vocabulary as well as note taking and technology skills. Prerequisite: CEO/ABE Orientation and Advising.

CEO 055 Math 5 • V1-10 Cr.

Emphasizes development of strategies to effectively solve mathematical problems for high school completion, and college and career readiness. Students meet class objectives through the use of algebra and geometry to solve problems. Students build their math vocabulary as well as note taking and technology skills. Prerequisite: CEO/ABE Orientation and Advising.

CEO 056 Math 6 • V1-10 Cr.

Emphasizes development of strategies to effectively solve mathematical problems for high school completion, and college and career readiness. Students meet class objectives through the use of intermediate algebra to solve problems. Students build their math vocabulary as well as note taking and technology skills. Prerequisite: CEO/ABE Orientation and Advising.

CEO 057 Special Topics in CEO • V1-5 Cr.

Develops skills for success in career and education programs through special topics.

CEO 063 English 3 • V1-10 Cr.

Emphasizes development of strategies to effectively communicate in English for high school completion, and college and career readiness. Students read and report on books, short stories, graphs, maps, and informational text that relate to social studies, science and literature. Students meet composition objectives by writing complete sentences in short answers, notes, and paragraphs. Students build their vocabulary for reading and writing as well as improve spelling and technology skills. Prerequisite: CEO/ABE Orientation and Advising.

CEO 064 English 4 • V1-10 Cr.

Emphasizes development of strategies to effectively communicate in English for high school completion, and college and career readiness. Students read and report on fiction and non-fiction texts that relate to social studies, science and literature. Students meet composition objectives by writing well-organized and well-developed paragraphs and essays. Students develop their technology skills to complete a variety of tasks. Prerequisite: CEO/ABE Orientation and Advising.

CEO 065 English 5 • V1-10 Cr.

Emphasizes development of strategies to effectively communicate in English for high school completion and college and career readiness. Students read and report on college-level fiction and non-fiction texts that relate to social studies, science and literature. Students meet composition objectives by writing critical responses, including note taking and annotation. Students develop their technology skills to complete a variety of tasks. Prerequisite: CEO/ABE Orientation and Advising.

CEO 071 GED TEST PREPARATION I • V1-10 Cr.

Emphasizes the skills and strategies necessary for students placing at beginning high school reading and math levels to successfully complete the four GED tests: Social Studies, Science, Reasoning through Language Arts, and Mathematical Reasoning. Students are expected to register for and take the official tests when ready. Prerequisite: CEO/ABE Orientation and Advising.

CEO 072 GED TEST PREPARATION II • V1-10 Cr.

Emphasizes the skills and strategies necessary for students placing at advanced high school levels of reading and math to successfully complete the four GED tests: Social Studies, Science, Reasoning through Language Arts, and Mathematical Reasoning. Students are expected to register for and take the official tests when ready. Prerequisite: CEO/ABE Orientation and Advising.

CEO 080 DEVELOPING A PORTFOLIO • V1-10 Cr.

Students create a portfolio to demonstrate competencies in one or more subject matter area for high school completion based on state guidelines. This course allows adults to work at their own pace and is designed to prepare them for a successful transition to college-level courses and to develop the behaviors and values relevant to success in higher education and the workforce. Prerequisite: CEO/ABE Orientation and Advising.

CEO 082 SOCIAL STUDIES • V1-10 Cr.

This course examines the social, political, and economic development of the United States from the American Revolution through the beginning of the 20th century. It traces the westward expansion of the nation, rise of industry and cities, conflicts with other nations, and social and political reform movements. Readings and written assignments focus on the experiences of diverse groups, including women, African-Americans, immigrants, workers, and others. Students will also develop their civic identity through discussions of current events, building connections between past and present. Prerequisite: CEO/ABE Orientation and Advising.

CEO 083 SCIENCE • V1-10 Cr.

The emphasis of this course is to develop an understanding of basic scientific thinking and how to conduct an effective experiment in a lab setting. This course integrates technology, reading, writing, listening, speaking, math and critical thinking skills around assignments and activities. Students will utilize videos, pictures, lab exercises, models, and other visual strategies to develop skills in scientific thinking. Lab included. Prerequisite: CEO/ABE Orientation and Advising.

CEO 100 Introduction to College Level Learning • 5 Cr.

General introduction to the cognitive and affective skills needed to succeed in life, education and career: understanding the difference between high school and college expectations to achieve academic success, and development of self-esteem, commitment, responsibility, persistence, respect and positive attitude. Prerequisites: Participant in CEO Program, concurrent enrollment with CEO 101 and 105.

CEO 101 Introduction to College/Career Success • 5 Cr.

An introduction to the attitudes, skills and personal characteristics that contribute to personal, academic, career and life success; the characteristics of positive attitude and self-esteem as an essential factor to personal health and positive relationships; recognizing and eliminating self-defeating behavior. Prerequisites: Concurrent enrollment with CEO 101 and 105, active CEO Program participant.

CEO 102 Survey of Life, Education, and Career Success • 5 Cr.

Development of skills that promote success in education, career and life. Prerequisites: CEO 100, 101, and 105 and active status in CEO Program.

CEO 103 Career Planning • 3 Cr.

Advanced application and implementation of previously-learned skills: leadership, comprehensive career plan, and an intensive scholarship search. Prerequisite: C- or better in CEO 100, 101, 102, 105 and permission of instructor.

CEO 104 Preparing for the Job Market • 2 Cr.

This course will introduce skills and strategies to compete in the job market, general and discipline-specific leadership skills, the career portfolio as a tool in job application, resources for future education, professional development, and lifelong learning. Grading: Credit/No credit. Prerequisite: C- or better in CEO 100, 101, 102, 103, 105, and permission of instructor.

CEO 105 Resources and Technology for College and Career • 5 Cr.

Overview and introduction to BC and community websites, resources and support. Students will assess their keyboarding skills. They will cover the basics of power point, outlook, website navigation, online classes and Excel and their application to college and career success. This class will satisfy the recommended prerequisite for BTS 161 or BTS 110.

CEO 194 Special Topics in Career Education Options • V1-5 Cr.

In-depth study of educational or career topic. Will be announced in quarterly schedule.

CEO 195 Special Topics in Career Education Options • V1-5 Cr.

In-depth study of educational or career topic. Will be announced in quarterly schedule.

CEO 196 Special Topics in Career Education Options • V1-5 Cr.

In-depth study of educational or career topic. Will be announced in quarterly schedule.

CEO 197 Special Topics in Career Education Options • V1-5 Cr.

In-depth study of educational or career topic. Will be announced in quarterly schedule.

CEO 294 Special Topics in Career Education Options • V1-5 Cr.

In-depth study of educational or career topic. Will be announced in quarterly schedule.

CEO 295 Special Topics in Career Education Options • V1-5 Cr.

In-depth study of educational or career topic. Will be announced in quarterly schedule.

CEO 296 Special Topics in Career Education Options • V1-5 Cr.

In-depth study of educational or career topic. Will be announced in quarterly schedule.

CEO 297 Special Topics in Career Education Options • V1-5 Cr.

In-depth study of educational or career topic. Will be announced in quarterly schedule.