PrepareRI provides Rhode Island students with the advanced

skills they need for today's in-demand jobs.


We are creating pathways: the challenging coursework that will help students succeed in college and career. real-world learning opportunities with hundreds of Rhode Island businesses. jobs that pay.

Learn more about how PrepareRI supports

pathways for all students:

Career Exploration

Career exploration helps students discover their passions. Students can work with a school counselor to develop an Individual Learning Plan to guide their pathway in school.

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Career Education

Students in Rhode Island can prepare for a career while still in high school. There are hundreds of career and technical education (CTE) courses available that offer students the opportunity to earn an industry credential. 

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College Credit

Through the Advanced Course Network and dual enrollment, PrepareRI makes it easier for students to graduate with a diploma and college credit, setting them up for future success.

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Jobs & Internships

Through work-based learning, such as the PrepareRI Internship Program, students build skills for a 21st century economy.

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News & Announcements

To stay updated on PrepareRI, read our newsletter or follow us on Twitter or Facebook. You can also read our Annual Report.

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PrepareRI will build flexible pathways for all young people in our state, from kindergarten to a career. PrepareRI is a win for our students, our businesses, and our economy.
— Governor Gina M. Raimondo

Have a question about how you can participate in the many opportunities PrepareRI has available?
Email, or contact your school today!