About Career Education

Mission Statement

The College and Career Academies of Akron gives all students confidence in their future by building a sense of belonging, through common interests and shared experiences in a supportive community that offers real-world, hands-on learning, in and out of the classroom.

Core Values

  • Learning by Doing
  • Relevant, Personalized Education
  • Collaboration for Community Impact
  • Culture of Belonging

Process Strategy

The College and Career Academies of Akron are designed around three essential elements:

  1. Students belong to small learning communities creating a more personal and supportive climate for students and teachers.
  2. Courses are taught through a career themed lens, aligning academic subjects and career applications.
  3. Business and community partners provide experimental learning opportunities and help make connections to authentic, real-world problems.



design + development by TRIAD