Career & Technical Education

Colorado Career and Technical Education delivers proven pathways to lifelong career success. It ensures a thriving Colorado economy by providing relevant and rigorous education that is connected, responsive and real. Mission and Vision of Colorado Career and Technical Education. CCCS.Middle and High School CTE programs emphasize
  • Core academic content
  • Postsecondary & Workforce Readiness (PWR) competencies
  • Technical skills
  • Seamless transition to further education or employment
    Preparation for all students to meet the challenges of the workforce, economic development, and emerging occupations


Career & Technical Administrators' Handbook - primary resource for CTE policies and procedures

Link to Program Director Emails
Contact Information


Introduction to Career & Technical Education Training Webinar 01/13/2016    Slides

Developing CTE Plans of Study Webinar 03/04/2016   Slides

How To Video: Downloading a Plan of Study Template
How To Video: Accessing College in Colorado Resources to complete a Plan of Study

Submission Deadlines for Program Participation 2016-2017

February 10       CTE Survey & Letter of Intent
April 15       Plan of Study for CCCS approval
        Advisory Board Roster and Meeting Schedule
May 30       5 Year Long Term Plan
        Projected Student Enrollment 
        Prioritized Projected Budget with Narrative
 June 30       Copy of CTE Credential for Instructor
        CSI approves activities pending CCCS allocation
 July 30       CSI announces allocation amounts to schools
 August 15       Budget with Narrative for CCCS approval