What is CTE

Career & Technical Education (CTE) prepares secondary, post-secondary, and adult students with technical, academic and employability skills for success in the workplace and in further education. CTE is split into 16 career clusters that apply to various high demand careers. Listed below are the career clusters offered at DCPS.

  • Architecture and Construction
  • Arts, Audio/Video Technology and Communications
  • Education & Training
  • Finance
  • Government and Public Administration
  • Health Science
  • Hospitality and Tourism
  • Human Services
  • Information Technology
  • Law, Public Safety, Corrections, and Security
  • Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
  • Transportation, Distribution, and Logistics

For more information on the career clusters, visit DC OSSE.