800 Stevenson Rd, Severn, MD 21144, USA

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Career Explorations Information

Before you begin, you will need the following information...

  • Student ID Number (Username) and Password used at your school to log onto the computer. If you do not remember you username and password, your counselor can contact the technical support person at your school or contact the Help Desk for a reset.

  • An active email account (student or parent). If you do not have one, you will find a link to create one on the bottom of the sign-in page for the Magnet Application.

  • Your school counselor's name.

Application Information:

  1. The Career Exploration Program is available to students entering ninth and tenth grades.​

  2. Students will be asked to choose, in order of preference, ten career areas of interest and will be scheduled into four of those career classes for the Career Exploration experience. Every effort is given to scheduling students into their top choices, but students will likely be scheduled into any of their ten preferences. Schedule change requests are often not possible due to space availability in the specific program areas. It is extremely important that students review Program Descriptions before making their choices. Students can preview Program Descriptions by clicking on the Program tab on the home page of the CATN website.

  3. Students will have the choice of attending CAT North during the regular school day (AM) or after school (PM).

    1. Students attending AM Career Exploration during the school day will be scheduled for first period on B days. This will be their official class for that day and period. They will not be missing a class at their high school and they will return before the start of second period.​

    2. Students attending PM Career Exploration after school will com on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 2:38-3:58.​​

  4. Students will be scheduled into semester depending on the first initial of their last name:

    1. A-L will attend first semester​

    2. M-Z will attend second semester.

  5. Anne Arundel County Public Schools will provide all transportation to and from CATN.