All Career and Technical Education Programs utilize a delivery system made up of four integral parts: formal/technical instruction, experiential learning, supervised occupational experience and the Career and Technical Student Organizations. These organizations provide CTE Students with leadership, collaboration, and real-world experiences. Below is the list of opportunities offered to CTE students in the Tempe Union High School District and the related programs.
Distributive Education Clubs of America (DECA) prepares emerging leaders and entrepreneurs for careers in marketing, finance, hospitality and management in high schools and colleges around the globe. CTE Program: Business Management and Administrative Services (BMAS)
Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) brings business and education together in a positive working relationship through innovative leadership and career development programs. CTE Program: Business Management and Administrative Services (BMAS)
Family, Career, and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) To promote personal growth and leadership development through family and consumer sciences education. Focusing on the multiple roles of family member, wage earner, and community leader, members develop skills for life through character development, creative and critical thinking, interpersonal communication, practical knowledge and vocational preparation. CTE Programs: Allied Health, Biosicence
Skills USA is an applied method of instruction for preparing America's high performance workers in public career and technical programs. It provides quality education experiences for students in leadership, teamwork, citizenship and character development. It builds and reinforces self-confidence, work attitudes and communications skills. It emphasizes total quality at work: high ethical standards, superior work skills, life-long education, and pride in the dignity of work. SkillsUSA also promotes understanding of the free-enterprise system and involvement in community service. CTE Programs: Audio Visual Technology, Automotive, Construction Technologies, Drafting, Graphic Communications, Information Technology, Law & Public Safety, Engineering
Health Occupations Students of America (HOSA) Arizona Health Occupations Students of America (AzHOSA) is a student organization whose mission is to promote career opportunities in health care and to enhance the delivery of quality health care to all people. CTE Programs: Culinary Arts, Design and Merchandising, Early Childhood Education
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