Career Training (CTE)

THE CAREER TECHNICAL EDUCATION (CTE) program provides competency-based and academically-integrated career training in a variety of industry sectors.
  • CTE courses prepare students for entry-level employment, career advancement, and industry certification.

  • The CTE program serves adults and concurrently enrolled high school students. Individuals with disabilities and special needs are encouraged to participate.

Career Technical Education will be the primary purpose of the California K-16 education system, by promoting the state's economic development and providing students with the world-class knowledge and skill necessary to become successful and contributing members of society.
Career Technical Education will engage every student in high-quality educational programs, developed in partnership with business and industry. It will promote creativity and innovation and allow all students to turn their passion into a paycheck.


The mission of California's Career Technical Education system is to provide industry linked programs and services that enable all individuals to reach their career goals in order to achieve a high-quality lifestyle, to be competitive in the global market place, and to sustain California's economic dominance.
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