Career & Technical Education Assistance Program
The Career & Technical Education Assistance Program (CTEAP) assists individuals with significant barriers to education and/or employment, including: single parents, displaced homemakers, students with disabilities, educationally disadvantaged students and individuals interested in nontraditional occupations (for their gender) in Career and Technical Education fields.
Students must complete a free application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) each year, declare an Associate of Applied Science degree, Associate of Business degree or Certificate program, participate in required meetings/events, maintain adequate progress and demonstrate financial need to be considered for scholarship services. The program no longer funds students in AA, AS or AGS general degrees.
Important CTEAP Dates:
Our Services include:
- Academic & Career Advising
- Career Exploration - TypeFocus V7
- Internship Information & Volunteer Opportunities
- Non-traditional Career Information
- Financial Resources Info for College Students
- Student Development Workshops
- Scholarships for Tuition & Textbooks
- (Available for those who qualify)
- Uniforms & Transportation Assistance
- Textbook Assistance Program (TAP)
- (Available to all students)
- Assistance with payment of TEASE and Praxis Assessment
The Career & Technical Assistance Program is currently accepting applications.
**Only students who have submitted a 2019-2020 FAFSA application, demonstrate financial need, have Nevada residency status at CSN, AAS degree, AB degree, or a Certification program, and are registered in classes will be considered. Please note that the CTEAP program cannot assist with excess credit fees.
An application for the CTEAP program can be downloaded here: Career & Technical Education Assistance Program (CTEAP) Application. Additional questions regarding the CTEAP program and completed applications may be submitted to: Contact Us.
Textbook Assistance Program (TAP)
PLEASE NOTE: DUE TO RECENT COVID-19 DEVELOPMENTS, ALL SCHEDULED TAP (TEXTBOOK ASSISTANCE PROGRAM) TEXTBOOK RETURNS HAVE BEEN CANCELLED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.
Charleston Campus | CANCELLED | MOD 9
North Las Vegas Campus | CANCELLED | Main Building, E-122
Henderson Campus | CANCELLED | SU-127
Please note, although normal TAP services have been interrupted we are responding to inquiries during normal business hours, excluding holidays. Questions related to the TAP program and application availability are available ONLY via email. Contact Career & Transfer Services at Contact Us for questions or issues.
About TAP: Textbooks through the Textbook Assistance Program, or TAP, are loaned to students on a per semester basis. Students must provide a class schedule and complete a TAP application with detailed information concerning each textbook they are requesting. This program is open to all CSN students.
West Charleston Campus
Near the K Building
North Las Vegas Campus
Academic Success Services Area