Career and Technical Education
CTE: Preparing Today for the Careers of Tomorrow
Career and Technical Education provides the opportunity to every student to prepare for college, career and life through 16 career clusters throughout the district. Students participate in amazing activities that include tours of facilities such as Central Texas Blood Bank, ACC Eastview Health Science Department, NSBE Engineering and the Dell STEM lab; participating in the UT Austin Edison Lecture Series; competing in Startup Superstars Entrepreneurship to pitch ideas to local business leaders; and learning about 911 emergency communications internships.
Our mission is to provide opportunities for students to acquire 21st century academic and technical skills needed for entry into the global workforce and/or postsecondary education in order to become contributing members of their community.
All Career and Technical Education students will graduate ready for
The Austin Independent School District offers career and technical education sequences of coursework based on the