Career & Technical Education
Toprepare students for career pathways in the global marketplace by offering hands-on learning, post-secondary credits and industry recognized certifications.
Career and Technical Education Works for High School StudentsHigh school students involved in CTE are more engaged, perform better and graduate at higher rates.
- Taking one CTE class for every two academic classes minimizes the risk of students dropping out of high school.
- The average high school graduation rate for students concentrating in CTE programs is 93 percent, compared to an average national freshman graduation rate of 80 percent.
- 91 percent of high school graduates who earned 2-3 CTE credits enrolled in college.
Cassondra PenningtonCareer Development CoordinatorDerek AshleyAdvanced Manufacturing I, 11
Kathleen HurstFamily and Consumer SciencesFoods I, II
Craig BegertBusiness/MarketingMarketing, Sports & Entertainment Marketing I, II
Matthew WatsonAgricultureAnimal Science I, Horticulture I, II, Agriscience Applications
Wendy ClarkHealth Science704-736-1860Health Sciences I, II, Health Team Relations
Taylor GoforthFamily and Consumer Sciences
David SherrillBusiness/MarketingBusiness Essentials, Business Management I, II, Microsoft Excel
Kelly Ann Somers (FALL SEMESTER 2023)Business