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Elective courses earn academic credit while equipping a learner with targeted skills and knowledge. 

Silver Electives

Designed for grades 9-12, Ignitia's electives were developed to ensure schools can provide a diverse slate of rigorous online courses that today's families expect from an academic environment. From practical courses, including Business Computer Information Systems, to college preparatory courses, such as Digital Arts and world languages, students can fill out their schedules with courses that appeal to them and the requirements for their future.  All courses are Bible-based and geared toward helping students build a Christian worldview that will stay with them throughout adulthood. 


Gold Electives

Gold electives start in the 6th grade, with all of the rigor, personalization, and relevancy you expect from CCS. Students can explore agricultural sciences, guitar, coding, and even aerospace technology. 

Career and Technical Education (CTE)

Our online CTE courses provide career-readiness through skills validation and result in industry certifications that have been developed and issued by industry leaders. These courses reflect the needs of real-world career expectations and distinguish individuals from their peers when applying for jobs. Integrated career guidance and exploration makes exploring career options easy throughout the course. CTEs are available to students in grades 6th-12th. 

Included in tuition

Up to 3 included in tuition; additional for fee.

Only $50 per course.

Industrial Trades and Health Careers

Students at Crossroads Christian School can receive dual credit, elective credit or certificates in both industrial trade and health career courses!

Industrial Trades

If you like working with your hands, are mechanically inclined, and enjoy designing and building things, consider a career in an industrial trade. Victoria College offers associate degrees, certificates, and workforce training courses that lead to careers in a number of industrial trades, including:

Electrical Industry-Recognized Credential
Electronics Technology AAS Degree
Heating, Ventilation, & Air Conditioning Industry-Recognized Credential
Instrumentation AAS Degree/Certificate
Millwright Industry-Recognized Credential
Pipefitting Industry-Recognized Credential
Plumbing Industry-Recognized Credential
Power Line Worker Industry-Recognized Credential
Process Technology AAS Degree/Certificate
Scaffolding Industry-Recognized Credential
Truck Driving-CDL Industry-Recognized Credential
Welding Certificate/Occupational Skills Award/Industry-Recognized Credential

Health Careers 

Victoria College offers associate degrees, certificates, and workforce training courses that lead to a number of rewarding health careers, including:

Medical Assisting Industry-Recognized Credential
Medical Coding Industry-Recognized Credential
Medication Aide for Nurse Aide Industry-Recognized Credential
Nurse Aide Industry-Recognized Credential
Nursing - Professional AAS Degree
Nursing - Vocational Vocational Nursing Certificate
Pharmacy Technician Industry-Recognized Credential
Phlebotomy Industry-Recognized Credential
Physical Therapist Assistant AAS Degree
Respiratory Care AAS Degree
Veterinary Assistant Industry-Recognized Credential

You can also complete core courses at Victoria College and then transfer to a four-year university to earn a bachelor's degree in a healthcare field. Be sure to visit with one of VC's academic advisors to create a transfer plan customized to fit the requirements of any university you choose.

In addition to these areas of study, Victoria College offers a number of short-term industrial training courses through its Workforce & Continuing Education Department. * Scholarships and financial aid available.*
For more information contact:
Monica Hysquierdo
College Recruitment Specialist
Pre-College Programs & Recruitment
Victoria College
(361) 573-3291 | Ext. 3240 | 
Dwayne S. Maly, Director
Industrial Programs
Victoria College
Phone (361) 582-2566

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