CareerTech System

For more than a hundred years, Oklahoma’s system of career and technology education has been elevating the future of the state’s citizens and industries by providing the training needed to achieve success in the workplace.

In the 20th century, career and technology education advanced in both ideology and technology. Today, it is a comprehensive system that significantly contributes to the states’ economic development and quality of life.

Oklahoma’s system is often used as a model for programs across the United States and around the world. The Oklahoma Department of Career and Technology Education provides leadership and resources to ensure standards of excellence throughout the statewide system. The system offers its programs and services throughout nearly 400 public school districts, 29 technology centers with 57 campus sites and 16 skills centers located in correctional facilities. Each technology center works closely with advisers from local industry to ensure that students learn the skills needed to be valued members of the workforce.

To learn more about Oklahoma’s CareerTech system, click here to go to their website.