• The Monroe Advanced Technical Academy (MATA) is a Virginia Governor’s Career & Technical STEM Academy.  The MATA program strives to provide significant and relevant learning in Career & Technical Education (CTE) which allows students to explore and innovate while preparing for 21st century college and careers.


    MATA offers 27 career-preparation pathways: 


    1-year pathway options                                                   2-year pathway options

    Administration of Justice                                                    Auto Service Technology                                                         

    Auto Collision Repair                                                         Biomedical Technology 

    Biotechnology                                                                    Computer & Digital Animation 

    Building Construction                                                        Computer Integrated Engineering & Design DE 

    CISCO                                                                               Cosmetology 

    Culinary Arts                                                                      Graphic Communications 

    Cybersecurity DE                                                               Medical Laboratory Technology DE  

    Emergency Medical Technician                                         Pharmacy Technology DE

    Environmental Plant Science DE                                       Practical Nursing 

    Firefighter                                                                           Radiology Technology DE

    Health Informatics                                                              Welding DE

    Intro to Health & Medical Science DE (10th grade only)    



    Television Production & Moviemaking

    Veterinary Science