Career and Skilled Trades

Career and Technical Education (CTE) programs in the following areas are offered in our district:

Automotive Technology 
Business Management
Accounting & Finance
Information Technology
Cybersecurity
Careers In Education 
Construction Trades
Culinary Arts 
Design Technology - Engineering 
Family & Consumer Science
Graphic Design 
Marketing
Mechatronics and Robotics 
Medical Academy
‚ÄčWoodworking & Cabinetmaking

 

Each CTE course is part of a program of study designed to help students explore careers, prepare for future educational opportunities, participate in work based learning and provide opportunities to earn an industry recognized credential and/or college credit.  For these reasons, completing a program of study is strongly encouraged.
The full program of study is completed in two or more semesters, depending on the program Program of Study Chart

For Information about Student Internships and the new Michigan requirements, please contact Kristy Walker, Internship Coordinator at KWalker@cvs.k12.mi.us

 

Career Interest Inventories

Interest Profiler: https://www.mynextmove.org/explore/ip

Career One Stop Interest Assessment: 

https://www.careeronestop.org/Toolkit/Careers/Interest-Assessment-Questions.aspx

 

Career Resources

Exploring Career Options Flyer
Xello College and Career Planning Project
Planning Your Future
Web Links Colleges and Careers
Skills and Values
Create Your EDP
Resumes Tips
Cover Letter Tips
Interviewing Tips
Networking/Informational Interviewing
Job Shadowing

 

Skilled Trades

Skilled Trades Information

Skilled Trades in the State of Michigan 

List of jobs for Skilled Trades  

Detroit at Work Scholarship Program 

Macomb Community College's Applied Technology and Skilled Trades Opportunities