Career and Technical Education is a term applied to educational programs that specialize in the skilled trades, applied sciences, modern technologies, and career preparation.

CTE focuses on academic, technical and employability skills by providing relevant real-world learning opportunities.

The average high school graduation rate for students concentrating in CTE programs is 93%.

Over 75% of secondary CTE concentrators/completers pursued postsecondary education shortly after high school.

A pathway is a sequence of courses within one specific area of interest ...

an educational road map guiding students to the high school courses and post-secondary options most relevant to their chosen career destination.

Students who have successfully completed all three courses within the same pathway are considered a "pathway completer"

and will receive a special seal on their diploma indicating their success.

End of Pathway Assessments measure the level of technical skill attainment at the end of the student's third pathway course.

Many of our Pathways offer an industry recognized certification as the EOPA.