Some CTE classes are Tech Prep classes and students can earn college credits for those classes, giving them a head start in further training.
Career and Technical Education:
Provides motivation: Engages imagination with learning that is fun and relevant.
Allows career exploration: Helps teens plan their careers and preview professions before graduation.
Connects them to the outside world: Hands-on internships and CTE courses provide valuable work-related experience.
Helps pay for college: A well-rounded high school education that includes CTE can make your teen more attractive to scholarship committees and admissions offices.
Jump starts further education: Receive both high school and college credit at the same time, without you having to pay tuition!
Develops employability skills: Encourages teamwork, problem solving, communication, and project management...skills needed in every career!
Career Pathways: Help students identify direct relationships between high school courses and post secondary plans.