Career and Technical Education
How to apply for the BCE Student Program

Welcome to the BCE Student Program!

Things you need to know before you apply:

1. This is a paid part time job with the Pasco County School District for currently enrolled high school Sophomores or Juniors.

2. BCE students must be at least 16 years old prior to the first day of employment.

3. The hours of a BCE Student vary at each school due to varing school schedules. Please consult with your worksite to determine your work hours.

4. You can read the BCE Student Job Description online.

How to apply to become a BCE Student:

1. Complete the BCE Student application:

2. Email the worksite/school(s) of your choice of your interest in applying for a BCE Student position for the 2023/2024 school year. Your message should include that you have completed the district BCE Student application and include a copy of your resume! (list of all schools in Pasco County School District)

The workplace/school will call you directly to set up an interview.

3. Once you are hired as a BCE Student, the following requirements must be met:

  • At least 1 BCE/OJT placeholder must be on your schedule
  • Business course requirement. Must be currently taking or have already taken one of the following business courses:
    • Digital Information Technology – Course # 8207310
    • Accounting Applications – Course# 8203310
    • Business Entrepreneurship – Course # 8215120
    • Microcomputer Applications – Course # PHSC CGS 1100

To sign up for BCE/OJT and/or Business Course:

1. If your home school offers the business course and/or the BCE/OJT course – see your school counselor to add to your schedule.

Remember, you are required to have 1 BCE/OJT placeholder on your schedule. You have the option to have more, just remember the following:

  • 1 BCE/OJT Placeholder = 5 hours worked weekly
  • 2 BCE/OJT Placeholder = 10 hours worked weekly


1. Register with Pasco eSchool – to register for this class, click here!

Thank you for your interest in the BCE Student program and good luck!

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