Career Technical Education programs include career technical education courses along with a practicum component to enable students to acquire job skills. Career programs support the principle of gender equity. All students are encouraged and supported to enter and complete any career program available.
What is a non-traditional occupation?
Occupations or fields of work, including careers in computer science, technology and other emerging high skill occupations, for which individuals from one gender comprise less than 25% of the individuals employed in each such occupation or field of work.
Nontraditional careers can mean…
- Higher Wages
- Financial Security
- Good Benefits
- Demand for Skilled Workers
- Opportunities for Advancement
- Freedom to Pursue Careers Related to Interests