Engineering Institute at Sam Houston HS
|EARN UP TO 45 HOURS
OF COLLEGE CREDIT*
IMAGINE BEING AT THE CENTER OF INNOVATION, MAKING THE WORLD A BETTER PLACE.
Engineers provide solutions to problems and devise ideas for innovations touching almost every aspect of life. Crossing multiple industries, they design and maintain everything from computers and airplanes to buildings and robots. Imagine the possibilities. These opportunities await you through the world of engineering.
The Engineering Career Institute at Sam Houston High School offers incoming freshmen an advanced and rigorous curriculum in all core subjects, with a focus on career opportunities in one of two different strands, or “majors,” to choose from: Engineering Design and Computer Science (Project Lead the Way). Each leads to a STEM endorsement, which is one of five targeted areas of interest set by the state.
All majors offer students a number of Advanced Placement and dual-credit courses. Career courses closely align to the related programs at St. Philip’s College. Advanced Placement courses are available to prepare students for rigorous college coursework offered through the dual-credit courses.
All Institute students are required to participate in UIL, student leadership and service projects while in
*College credits include both dual credit and AP credit-by-exam
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