Apprenticeship programs for high school students combine academic and technical classroom instruction with work experience. Explore how youth apprentices and employers in communities across the country have benefited.'s High School Apprenticeship Programs in Action resources page highlights high school apprenticeship programs and strategies on how to start one. This programs provide students with a foundation to choose among multiple pathways after high school - to enroll in college, begin full-time employment, or a combination. 

Additional Resources Include:

  • Apprenticeship for High School Students Factsheet
  • High School Apprenticeships: A Guide for Starting Successful Programs 
  • Framework on Registered Apprenticeship for High School Students