Welcome to Queens Technical High School, where we pride ourselves on excellent teaching and student success. Our nine career majors prepare college and career-ready students who are able to meet the needs of the 21st century workforce.

Spend some time looking through our website, our career majors, and extracurricular activities. Come visit us in person at a high school fair, our open house, or call our guidance office for more information. If you wish to transfer to Queens Tech from another high school, please contact the nearest Family Welcome Center.

Once you see what our school community has to offer, your choice will be made: Queens Technical High School!

Melissa Burg, Principal

NYC CTE Schools Overview

Program Codes and Rubrics

Dear Parent/Guardian of Interested Students,

Thank you for your interest in Queens Technical High School for your child's education. We offer industry-level career and college preparatory programs. We believe that students who graduate from our school are well-prepared for both college and the world of work.

Here are the codes and admissions rubrics for our 9th grade programs:

Q68B - Graphic Arts (Audition)

Q68L - Pre-Engineering Electronics Technology (Screened)

Q68M - Exploratory: Introduction to Occupations (Ed Opt)

Q68N - Computer Technology and Information Systems (Screened)

Q68O - Cosmetology and Salon Management (Screened)

We recommend that if you are applying to the screened programs, you also apply to Exploratory, which is our largest program.


Caralyn Vasquez

9th Grade Guidance Counselor

Queens Technical High School

718-937-3010 ext. 1511

Graphic Arts Audition

An audition is required for all Graphic Arts applicants:


Program Offering

Interested in applying to Queens Tech? View our program brochures online:

Queens Technical High School

School of Exploration and Discovery
Ninth Grade Program

School of Entrepreneurial Studies
Graphic Arts

School of Skilled Building Trades
Electrical Installation

School of Computer and Electronic Engineering Technologies
A+ Computer Repair
Cisco Networking
Pre-Engineering Electronics Technology

Find out more by viewing our page in the NYC High School Directory:
Queens Technical High School

Questions? Contact us!