• The mission of Career and Technical Education is to empower all students to be successful citizens, workers and leaders in a global economy. 


    The goal of CTE in Asheville City Schools is to prepare students for future careers, to pursue higher education and to learn necessary life skills. The CTE curriculum also assists students in making informed educational and career decisions, in applying and reinforcing learning from other disciplines, and in developing decision-making, communication, problem-solving, leadership, and citizenship skills.


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    CTE Program Areas currently offered in Asheville City Schools 


    Business, Finance, and IT

    Career Development

    Family and Consumer Sciences

    Health Science

    Marketing and Entrepreneurship

    Technology Engineering and Design

    Trade and Industrial



    *For a more complete list of our course offerings, please select the Course Offerings tab on the left side of this page.

  • Career Technical Education

    Dr. Sherry Hicks

    Career and Technical Education Director
    (828) 350-2605

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