Options For Youth’s FREE Career and Technical Education (CTE) program offers students in grades 9-12 hands-on, practical training in relevant, high-demand careers before even graduating from high school. Earn professional certifications, become eligible for industry-specific organizations, take advantage of internship opportunities, and gain real-world work experience while simultaneously earning your high school diploma.
Benefits of CTE
- Be Career Ready
- Internship Opportunities
- Enter a Growing Job Market
- Learn From the Professionals
- Hands-on Training
Career & Technical Education Pathways
Gain foundational knowledge utilized by healthcare administrators everywhere, including the basics of the healthcare industry, medical office administration, medical safety, and patient care.
Building Trades and Construction Skills
Earn guaranteed admission to the Carpenter’s Union, the largest organization in the world for construction workers. Prepare yourself for job opportunities by completing your OSHA Safety Certification and practicing skills in a variety of building trades, including plumbing, electrical, framing, and more.
Visual Arts and 3D Design
In today’s media landscape, visual art and the principles of 3D design are invaluable. Learn the exciting fundamentals of visual art production for a wide range of industries, including film, advertising, television, graphic design, motion graphics, animation, and video game design.
Networking and Computer Programming
Our world is increasingly integrated with technology and complex communication networks: our phones, our cars, our homes, even our jewelry! Become a part of the future by learning how networks, websites, and apps are developed.
Business Administration and Marketing
This program will help you take the first step in developing a powerful understanding of the principles of business, including management, marketing, and finance.
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