Getting Started In Career Technical Education (CTE)

What's Next?

REMEMBER: CTE Career Pathways starts in high school and is "2+2" - 2 years of high school + 2 years of college all in a Career Technical Education (CTE) Pathway.

Follow these steps to enroll in a CTE Career Pathways Program:

  • Begin the process in 10th grade.
  • Look at your high school course catalog to find courses designated "CTE Career Pathways"
  • The following are places to get information about CTE Career Pathways 
  • Discuss the CTE Career Pathways program with your parents and counselor.
  • Find out if there are any prerequisites or entrance requirements.
  • Talk to someone who is enrolled in the program now.
  • If you have any specific questions, meet with the 11th grade CTE Career Pathways instructor in your chosen field.
  • Once you reach a decision, sign-up and jumpstart your career!