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Career Technical Education (CTE) encompasses a range of courses and programs...

Theses courses and programs wil prepare you for immediate employment or job advancement.

  • With CTE, you can be working in a new career within as little as six months, depending on your program of study.
  • As a CTE graduate, you can typically earn an average of 58% more than in your previous job, giving you a lifelong financial advantage.
  • CTE programs allow flexible scheduling, so you can balance your home-school-work responsibilities. And financial aid can help you pay for your education.
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Accounting/Finance

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Allied Health 

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see individual health specializations: Dental Hygiene, Medical Assistant Programs, Nursing (associate degree), Radiologic Technology

Business

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Computer Applications/Business Technology:

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Computer & Information Systems

see also Computer Networking & System Administration and Computer Support Specialist

Computer Networking & System Administration

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Computer Science

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Computer Support Specialist

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Construction & Energy Management

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Criminal Justice

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Culinary Arts & Hospitality Management

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Dental Hygiene

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Digital Media

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Early Childhood Education

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Emergency Medical Technician

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Engineering Technology

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English as a Second Language (ESL)

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Fire Technology

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see Emergency Medical Technician

Horticulture

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Human Services

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Journalism

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Medical Assistant Programs

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Nursing (Associate Degree)

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Public Safety

see also Criminal Justice and Fire Technology

Radiologic Technology

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Real Estate

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Welding

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Through our CTE programs, you can work toward:

  • Skills Certificates, which are awarded after completing one or more courses, as specified in the course catalog, that help you to develop a set of career relevant skills.
  • Certificates of Proficiency, which allow you to pursue a concentrated course of study in a particular career area. A 2.0 grade point average is required.  
  • Associate in Science degrees, based on a 2.0 grade point average for coursework of at least 60 units. 
  • Associate of Arts degrees, based on a 2.0 grade point average for coursework of 58-60 units depending upon your major.

Contact a counselor to learn more about technical careers and to develop your educational plan.


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