SOAR stands for Students Occupationally and Academically Ready. SOAR programs articulate skills and tasks gained at the secondary school (high school) level to course credit earned in a postsecondary (college) degree, diploma or certificate program.

SOAR programs can help students:

  • Prepare for entering the job market with college and career ready skills

  • Choose the best career pathway

  • Save money on college tuition

  • Save time by not duplicating coursework in college

8 out of the 11 Octorara Career & Technical Education Programs are PA SOAR Program of Studies.  

For more information go to SOAR