The Destinations Career Program

Your student can prepare for college and career with the Idaho Technical Career Academy (ITCA) Destinations Career Program.

What is Destinations?

Destinations gives students exposure to relevant technical and specialty trade skills from career technical education (CTE) courses built around four career fields, allowing them to explore occupations of interest. These engaging, content-rich courses expand the traditional education experience and maximize a student’s ability to succeed in the community and workforce. Successful completion of these courses may help students prepare for industry certification tests after graduation.*

Career Areas

Destinations SealStudents at ITCA's Destinations Career Program are involved in engaging, relevant career-related experiences, both in and out of class. They can explore occupations of interest by taking career technical education (CTE) courses built around four pathways in four career fields. These engaging, content-rich courses expand the traditional education experience and maximize a student's ability to succeed in the community and workforce. Successful completion of these courses may help students prepare for industry certification tests after graduation.*

CTE courses are based on the knowledge and skills required for each career pathway in the following career fields:

  • Agriculture, Food, and Natural Resources: Careers in the planning, implementation, production, management, processing, and marketing of agricultural commodities and services. Learn more about Agriculture, Food, and Natural Resources.
  • Health Science: Careers in planning, managing, and providing therapeutic services, diagnostic services, health informatics, support services, and biotechnology research and development. Learn more about Health Science.
  • Information Technology: Learn more about Information Technology.
  • Marketing: Careers in planning, directing, and providing marketing communications, strategy, advertising, promotion, and public relations activities. Learn more about Marketing.

* In some programs it may be necessary for students to attend ITCA for at least two years to have enough exposure to career technical education (CTE) courses to be best prepared for certification testing. Microsoft Office certifications may be earned as early as after one semester.