Career and Technical Education
Career Technical Education (CTE) is an educational model that combines high school and post-secondary academics with hands-on learning to prepare students for their career of choice and multiple options after high school, including university, trade school, the military, or the workforce.
MVUSD CTE pathways consist of a three-course sequence for Career and Technical Education. Currently, MVUSD offers the following pathways:
Arts, Media & Entertainment
Engineering & Design
Hospitality, Tourism & Recreation
Business & Finance
Info. & Communication Technologies
Health Science & Medical Technology
(Forensics & Law Enforcement)
# of CTE Participants
# of CTE Completers
Earned College Credit
2021-22: 2710 TBD TBD
2018-19: 196 444
Introducing our new Fire Science Pathway Flyers (see flier)
CTE Advisory CouncilThe CTE Advisory Council is comprised of CTE teachers, counselors, and administrators who provide input on the CTE program and pathways offered in our district. If you are interested in being involved in this committee, or if you know of community or business members who would be interested in serving on this committee in order to provide input about our program and insights from the business world, please contact Valerie Backus, CTE Coordinator.
This page is designed to support Career and Technical Education teachers by providing news, information, and resources that will help them implement their programs, articulate with colleges and other post-secondary programs, and connect with the community and business world. If you have resources that you think would be helpful to share on this site, please send them to CTE Coordinator, Valerie Backus.