Boulder Valley School District

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Arlie Huffman

Director, Career And Tech Ed

Career and Technical Education

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Empowering students through rigorous academic and technical skills for career and college readiness. 

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CTE Classes at Middle and High Schools

Over 50 CTE classes are offered at BVSD middle and high schools. Courses are rich with academics, integrating math, physics, writing/composition and computer literacy skills into the curriculum.

Several different courses are offered in these broad areas at high schools:

  • Business, Marketing, and Public Administration
  • Health Science, Criminal Justice, and Public Safety
  • Hospitality, Human Services, and Education
  • Skilled Trades and Technical Sciences
  • STEM, Arts, Design & Information Technology

Check your school's course catalog to see what is offered.

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Career Programs at the Boulder Technical Education Center

CTE Programs at the Boulder Technical Education Center provide students with the opportunity to earn college credits and/or career enhancing certifications, a learning environment that promotes in demand career skills, all while maintaining home high school enrollment and providing transportation.

Programs are offered in:

  • Criminal Justice and Forensic Technology
  • Sports Medicine
  • Emergency Medical Responder
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Cosmetology - Esthetics, Hairstyling, and Nail Tech
  • Construction
  • Welding
  • Automotive Service Technician
  • Automotive Collision Repair
  • Video Production

Check out Boulder TEC's website here.