Benefits of CTE Programs of Study

CTE programs offer NYC public school students with engaging opportunities to pursue industry-recognized credentials, participate in job shadowing and paid internships, and receive mentoring from professionals—critical experiences to prepare young people for entry to postsecondary education, training, and employment. Students graduate from CTE programs with a High School Regents Diploma, strong academic foundation, technical and employability/durable skills, and authentic work experience to compete successfully for careers in high-demand sectors of New York City’s economy.

For more information, please visit NYC DOE’s Career and Technical Education webpage:

NYC Department of Education: Career and Technical Education

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