Career Education - It Works!

89-92% of Career Technical Education students passed the Ohio Graduation Test and earned a high school diploma.

Over 500 Career Technical Education students graduate each year with skills desired by employers.

52% of Career Technical Education graduates are involved in college or apprenticeship training six months after graduation.

84% of Career Technical Education students are employed and/or enrolled in college or enlisted in the military.

The salaries of Career Technical Education graduates exceed those of their peers who have no training.

Career Technical Education programs are supported by industry-based standards identified by 30 different business advisory groups.

Akron students have access to over 900 different apprenticeships State-wide.

Students can earn national credentials in Career Technical Education programs before they graduate from high school.

Career Education Programs


Welcome to Akron Public Schools Career Technical Education Programs. Our quality programs provide students with great classroom and project based (hands-on) learning from seasoned educators and business/industry leaders. We believe that our Career Technical Education programs can be a useful tool to you and your child as you begin to prepare for a career. Begin your transformation!

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