Career and Technical Education



The mission of Charlotte-Mecklenburg Career and Technical Education is to engage middle and high school students in rigorous and relevant learning in preparation for post-secondary education and careers.






I AM CTE BECAUSE it gives high school students, the chance to get a head start on preparing for college and careers.

I AM CTE BECAUSE it provides the opportunity to participate in hands-on training in your chosen program.

I AM CTE BECAUSE its programs integrate rigorous academics with relevant career and technical skills, as well as, work place attitudes and behaviors.

I AM CTE BECAUSE programs include interactive learning activities, internships, job shadowing and real world experiences.

I AM CTE BECAUSE it provides a first choice option to develop work place competencies and/or college options not only for today, but tomorrow.