What is career and technical education (CTE)?
Career and Technical Education (CTE) courses teach skills that translate into professions. Because students in CTE courses receive real-world experience and hands-on training in some of the most high-demand fields, graduates often work their way through college or enter the workforce straight out of high school. Students can also earn industry certifications and college credit while in high school.
CTE courses are organized into sixteen career clusters. Learn more about Garland ISD's CTE program and career clusters on the district Career & Technical Education page.
The center will offer more than 90 advanced-level CTE courses for juniors and seniors including over 60 new courses. Opportunities include:
- new programs of study in dentistry and firefighting
- a real-world stock market ticker for on-the-job training
- the state's first cybersecurity courses
- never before offered courses in veterinary medicine, architecture, business, fashion design and marketing, logistics, pharmacology, robotics and more
View a list of center courses with fees and requirements.
Career & Technical Education (CTE)
For information about CTE opportunities, visit the district CTE page.
All career and technical education (CTE) opportunities will be offered without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, or disability.
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