MVROP & Career Technical Education

Career Technical Education (CTE)

The California State Department of Education's definition of CTE is as follows: "Career technical education engages all students in a dynamic and seamless learning experience resulting in their mastery of the career and academic knowledge and skills necessary to become productive, contributing members of society".

Irvington has a number of CTE programs and courses designed to meet these goals. This includes our Irvington academies:

Visit the California State Department of Education website for information on Career Technical Education at

Mission Valley Regional Occupation Program (MVROP)

Mission Valley ROP is a provider of career training for high tech and high demand fields! In existence for over forty years, MVROP has been instrumental in preparing students for successful business, medical, and technical careers. Operating under a partnership with Fremont, New Haven, and Newark Unified School Districts, approximately 4,000 students (adult and high school) participate each year in ROP’s exemplary educational programs.

We strive everyday to support our school mission: 

Mission Valley ROP provides relevant career technical education by preparing students for employment and college through industry standard tools, training, and experience.

Mission Valley ROP’s dedicated staff, superior learning environment, and high tech equipment all contribute to the high success rate of our students. Keeping current with today’s standards is critical, and we continually seek input from business and industry representatives who serve on active advisory committees for each of our programs.

In addition, all ROP instructors bring with them experience in their field as well as certification by the California Commission on Teacher Credentialing

At Mission Valley ROP, we believe in one common objective—helping our students develop to their full potential!

Visit the Mission Valley ROP website at:

Misson Valley ROP Brochure (PDF)

Courses for High School Students - Detailed Course Information
UC & CSU A-G Courses at Mission Valley ROP

College Credits for MVROP Courses

Project Lead the Way (PLTW) at Mission Valley ROP