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CTE programs
CTE programs
CTE programs

Career & Technical Programs

CTE Vision Statement

Career &Technical Education courses and programs offer opportunities to pursue CTE educational and career goals resulting in skill awards, certificates, degrees and transfer preparation, to upgrade skill sets for specific occupations, and to address the workforce training needs of business and industry.

Did you know CTE careers are among the Top Paying fields and are in High Demand.

Your Future Starts Here:

1. Get to know yourself: use the following websites for career exploration cacareerzone and/or meet with a GCC Career Counselor to schedule a career assessment. 

2. Click on the CTE Programs/Division (Career Pathways Checklist): explore CTE Programs! Clicking on the *Asterisk marks will take you the program Career Pathways Checklist sheet(s).  The checklist is a visual guide toward completing a Skill Award, Certificate or Associate Degree requirements. It’s a progress checklist sheet (example checklist) with information about certificate prerequisite courses, units, and transfer credit eligibility courses. In addition to online resources and overview of career pathways. Please confirm all certificate requirements to the current course catalog. Note: A grade of C or better is required in each course.


3. Schedule a counseling appointment with "a" Counselor to prepare a Student Educational Plan.


GCC CTE Service 

A Student Success Network
Make a connection! Our bilingual counselors and staff are here to assist you in getting the most out of your GCC experience. Our goal is to provide you with a support network that connects you to the people and resources you need to succeed.