Advancing Careers Through Education and Training

Welcome to UACTE!

Career and Technical Education is all about assisting today’s students in the exploration of and preparation for tomorrow’s careers. We have been providing leadership and advocacy for career and technical education programs and professionals since 1929. We are an affiliate of the national organization Association for Career and Technical Education (ACTE).

"The mission of ACTE is to provide educational leadership in developing a competitive workforce."
-Leroy Jenkins

Who We Are

We are well-known for our leadership in legislative advocacy. Working year-round with education policymakers and organizations, building national support and funding for career and technical education.

What We Do

Career and technical education prepares both youth and adults for a wide range of careers. These careers may require varying levels of education—from high school and postsecondary certificates to two- and four-year college degrees..

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ACTE members also enjoy many benefits and services that help members make a personal difference to improve their schools, programs, students and their own careers.

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