CTE Career and Technical Education
Kristen C. Davidson
DSD Health Science
What is CTE?
Career and Technical Education at Northridge High provides our students with knowledge and skills in many different content areas including:
• Business & Marketing
• Family and Consumer Science
• Health Sciences
• Information Technology
• Skilled and Technical
Courses combine the academic knowledge and technical skills that are vital for entry into the careers of the 21st century. Many CTE courses also offer Concurrent Enrollment College credit. Career Pathways help students to seamlessly transition from high school to college to careers and life. Skills are verified through CTE State Skill Certificate tests or industry tests in each course.
CTE student leadership organizations (CTSOs) combine classroom instruction with leadership training and a practical application of skills. Each organization provides training and competition specific to a CTE program area. Students enrolled in Career & Technical Education courses are encouraged to participate in the student organization that relates to their area of career interest. Each year students participate in region and state competitions. State winners are eligible to attend their national competitions. Student organizations are DECA, FCCLA, FBLA, HOSA, TSA, EUDCATORS RISING.
WHAT ARE THE ADVANTAGES OF CTE?
CTE students have a higher graduation rate than non-CTE students. The CTE Skill Certificates students earn in their courses give them an edge on their resumes and applications. Check Out These Facts!
- Architecture & Construction
- Arts,Audio/Visul Technology and Communications
- Business Management / Finance/ Marketing
- Education and Training
- Engineering and Technology
- Health Science
- Hospitality & Tourism
- Human Services
- Information Technology
- Law, Public Safety, Corrections & Security
- Transportation, Distrubution & Logistics
- NORTHRIDGE CTE PATHWAY CHART
Scholarship Advisor: Cheri Davis 801-402-8516 firstname.lastname@example.org Scholarship link: parents-students/scholarships
CONCURRENT ENROLLMENT INFORMATION
Students if your planning on having concurrent enrollment credit through out your high school, you must be admitted to Weber State as a student before the August 2020-2021 school year begins. Below are the "How too Enroll" to be a Weber State student.