Who We Are
The Office of Postsecondary Readiness (OPSR) promotes postsecondary access, awareness, and exposure in grades Pre-K through 12.
We aim to prepare students with the knowledge, skills, and tools needed to succeed in college, career, and life after high school.
Each program and initiative under the Office plays an important role in supporting schools, students, families and partners.
What We Do
ALL young people deserve the opportunity to pursue their postsecondary aspirations!
Our goal is to ensure that all students have access to high quality programming, support, preparation, and guidance focused on postsecondary success.
We do this through supporting college and career academic planning, implementing the Future Ready PA Career Profile Scope and Sequence, managing the GEAR UP grant & initiatives, and creating collaborative community & corporate partnerships to support workforce development.
Anchor Goal #1: 100% of all students will graduate college and career ready!
College & Career Awareness
Students have access to a wide range of opportunities to increase their awareness of postsecondary options including: college, workforce, trades, and the military.
College & Career Exposure
Students develop a deeper understanding of postsecondary opportunities aligned with their interests and future goals.
College & Career Immersion
Students will take full advantage of all educational and career-connected experiences prior to graduation that will ensure postsecondary success!
Click here to read more about the “Get Ready…Leave Ready” the Strategic Plan for Improving High Schools