What We Offer
Pembina Trails Early College (PTEC) is a school specifically designed through collaboration with industry mentorship, Pembina Trails high schools and accelerated programming at M.I.T.T. in the sought-after technical streams of software development, cyber defense, and networking. Our school blends the flexibility of high school, the rigor of post-secondary and the support and knowledge of the IT industry, to create a comprehensive and authentic experience for students who are interested in the digital world as a career.
Students with a passion for software development, cyber defence, networking, coding, and more have an opportunity to graduate high school with a Manitoba high school diploma, a post-secondary diploma, and a head start in an exciting career. Whether they are designing and testing future products, analyzing defects in software, or driving quality improvements for global customers, PTEC graduates will contribute to creating a better future.
In grades 9 and 10 students will take their core/compulsory courses at one of three Pembina Trails High Schools and their accelerated high school courses at the division’s campus at the University of Manitoba’s, Smartpark.
In grades 11 and 12, students will again blend their studies at their host high school, along with one of two streams at the Manitoba Institute of Trades & Technology (MITT):
Pembina Trails School Division aims to provide innovative opportunities for students. PTEC was created with the vision of equipping our students with the skills required to succeed in the highly competitive technology industry by teaching students an accelerated, relevant, hands-on curriculum with mentorship, and work experience. Graduates can continue their education at MITT, apply to university, or step seamlessly into the workforce.