Career Technical Education (CTE) provides students of all ages with the academic and technical skills, knowledge and training necessary to succeed in future careers and to become lifelong learners.
To provide industry-linked programs and services that enable all individuals to reach their career goals in order to achieve economic self-sufficiency, compete in the global marketplace and contribute to California's and Chico's economic prosperity.
Industry Certifications and College Credit
Both Chico High and Pleasant Valley High Schools continue to add college and career pathways such as:
Graphic Arts & Design
Architecture & Engineering & CAD
Ag Mechanics, Science, Horticulture and Floral Design
Many CTE courses are University of California,
A-G approved and some courses articulate with the local community
colleges and offer students the opportunity to earn post-secondary credit
while attending high school.