CTE programs are in High Growth, High Pay, and in Demand Careers.
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CTE stands for Career Technical Education. These are specialized programs that are designed to get you job-ready!
You Can EARN The Following:
(60 units >)
Associate's Degrees for Transfer (ADT)
Industry credentials demonstrate proficiency in a subject area; provides a tangible link between educational proficiency and careers.
The purpose of these awards is to recognize achievement in a particular area of study.
These certificate programs provide opportunities for students to prepare themselves for a wide variety of careers.
All Associate degrees are designed to provide students with the necessary skills to compete successfully in related job markets.
These degrees are designed to provide a clear pathway to a CSU major and baccalaureate degree.
FACTS about CTE:
· 53% of JOBS IN THE US requiring more than high school but less than a 4-year degree
· 1.7 million jobs for those with career CERTIFICATES in California
· 60% of HARDEST-TO-FILL positions are Technical Careers
· 50% of STEM* jobs do not require a Bachelor’s degree
*Science, Technology Engineering & Mathematics