Career & Technical Education


Hands-on Preparation

Career and Technical Education provides students with the academic knowledge and technical skills needed for secondary and post-secondary opportunities, skilled employment and active citizenship. Programs of study represent a recommended sequence of courses based on a student's interests, goals and aptitudes. Combined with a four-year plan of course work, students can utilize the programs of study in creating the framework for success.

AISD students enrolled in a coherent sequence of CTE courses may have the opportunity to earn an endorsement as well as industry-recognized certifications in the advanced or capstone courses.

Industry Credentials:

  • Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources
  • Architecture and Construction/Manufacturing
  • Arts, Audio Video Technology and Communications
  • Business Management and Administration
  • Education and Training
  • Finance
  • Government and Public Administration
  • Health Science
  • Hospitality and Tourism
  • Human Services
  • Information Technology
  • Law, Public Safety, Corrections and Security
  • Marketing
  • Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
  • Transportation and Distribution

Please note: Not all certifications are available at every campus, and students may earn only part of the required experiences. Certifications may have an age requirement.