New Program Information

Career Launch - Real Estate (Associate's Degree) Program
 
Missed our Academy Fair and want to know more? Check out this VIDEO about our Akins ECHS Academy!
 
Here are the Slides you may have missed during our Recruitment Visits & Fair: ECHSA Slides 2021
Starting in 2020-2021, Akins Early College High School and the Austin Board of Realtors (ABoR) will start a real estate program for students interested in becoming certified agents before they graduate from high school.  This is a great opportunity for our students in a very demanding housing market.  Students will be taking dual credit courses at Austin Community College.
 
2021-2022 Application is now CLOSED. Please email Mr. Rodriguez @ john.a.rodriguez@austinisd.org (Coordinator) or Ms. Kesling @ christine.kesling@austinisd.org (Counselor) for any questions. Letters of Acceptance will be sent by the end of April. 
 
 
The Early College High School program at Akins High School was established in the 2019-2020 school year as the school's 7th Academy (a school within a school model).  It provides an opportunity for students to obtain a two-year transferable college degree while in high school at NO COST to the student or family.  
 
 

 

Important Links & Deadlines for the 2021 - 2022 School Year
 
 
 Application OPENED on December 1, 2020
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Application Submission DEADLINE:  March 31, 2021 - CLOSED
Decision Letters Begin to be Mailed April 30, 2021
Acceptance Forms Priority Deadline June 3, 2021
 
 
 
 
 
 
For more information on this program, please contact either of the following persons:
 
PTECH Coordinator John Rodriguez at (512) 841-9247 or john.a.rodriguez@austinisd.org 
Associate Principal Manuel Garcia at (512) 841-9815 or manuel.garcia@austinisd.org
College Readiness Counselor Christine Kesling at (512) 841-9912 or christine.kesling@austinisd.org