What is the International Baccalaureate Career-related Programme (IBCP)?
The IBCP program is open to new students living in Taft’s attendance area and current Taft students who are not in the IB Diploma Programme or in Avid.
The IBCP incorporates the vision and educational principles of the IB into a unique programme specifically developed for students who wish to engage in career-related learning.The IBCP will enable a student to prepare for effective participation in an ever-changing world of work as he/she:
The IBCP Framework
The IBCP framework begins in the 11th grade (prerequisites for the program are taken in the 9th and 10th grades) and allows students to specialize in, and focus on, a career-related pathway. The programme’s three-part framework comprises the study of:
CTE Career-related Courses Offered:
IB Diploma Programme courses:
All IBCP students will take IB Language and Literature III and IV SL and one of the following: ITGS (Information Technology in a Global Society) SL, Math Studies SL Business Management SL, or IB Film SL (2 year)
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William Howard Taft High School is an IB World School offering the IB Diploma Programme. We are an authorized for the IB Career-related Programme. IB World Schools share a common philosophy—a commitment to high-quality, challenging, international education—that we believe is important for our students.
Only schools authorized by the IB Organization can offer any of its three academic programmes: the Primary Years Programme (PYP), the Middle Years Programme (MYP) or the Diploma Programme (and in addition the IB Career-related Programme).
For further information about the IB, visit http://www.ibo.org.