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San Diego Community College District
Why Career-Tech?
You can turn your dream into reality!

Career Technical Eduation, or contextual learning, is not only for the average college age student, you can start as early as high school or develop a second career later in life. Even if you have never attended college before you can earn a degree that leads to a new career.

Career technical education (CTE) pathways deliver relevant and rigorous academic and technical learning experiences. CTE also prepares you to transition smoothly and successfully into post-secondary eduation and/or the workforce while allowing flexibilty so you can explore multiple career options.
Career Pathways
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