When you enroll in a CTE program, you learn by doing and gain real-world skills that employers are seeking.
Find out which CTE program and/or student organization is right for you, and ask your school counselor about the possibilities.
Do you love:
Working with plants and or animals?
Ask about programs in Agriculture & Natural Resources and FFA
Dreaming up and starting new businesses?
Ask about programs in Business & Marketing and BPA & DECA
Figuring out how things work or designing them to be better?
Ask about programs in Engineering & Technology and TSA
Making gourmet food, designing clothes, or helping children grow?
Ask about programs in Family & Consumer Sciences and FCCLA
Helping people feel healthier?
Ask about programs in Health Sciences and HOSA
Building, fixing, or making things?
Ask about programs in Skilled & Technical Sciences and SkillsUSA
If the program you are passionate about isn’t available at your high school, there are six technical colleges in Idaho, waiting for you when you graduate:
College of Southern Idaho, Twin Falls
College of Western Idaho, Nampa
College of Eastern Idaho, Idaho Falls
Idaho State University College of Technology, Pocatello
Lewis-Clark State College, Lewiston
North Idaho College, Coeur d’Alene
If you want to find out more about getting into a technical college program, contact a transition coordinator, who can answer your questions and get you going in the right direction.