Welcome to the Career and Technical Education (CTE) Program

At Central Washington University, we care about your future and want to help you further your career goals.

About CTE

Work closely with professors who are passionate about your success and join a community of professionals ready to take on leadership roles.

About Us

Additional information about the CTE program.

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Business and Industry Route CTE Teacher Preparation Program

Earn your CTE teaching certificate via the Business & Industry Route Teacher Preparation Program at CWU!

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FCSE Graduate and Endorsement Program

Learn more about the FCSE graduate program and endorsement in the CTE department.

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Business and Marketing Education

BME teaching is designed for students who are seeking CTE teaching careers in BME at the secondary grade levels (7-12).

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Family and Consumer Sciences Education

The FCSE teaching major is designed for students seeking teaching careers in FCSE at the secondary grade levels (7-12).

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Family and Consumer Sciences

The B.A. in FCS comprises a general introduction to the broad areas of Family and Consumer Sciences.

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Why Study Career and Technical Education at CWU?

Our mission is to provide you with an outstanding educational experience. We are dedicated to preparing our diverse community of students for successful careers of leadership in the field of Education. Join our community and learn more about how we prioritize teaching excellence, collaboration with industry stakeholders, inclusion, and professionalism.

Degree Options

Our Career Technical Education Programs are dedicated to preparing a diverse community of students to become successful professionals who aspire to leadership roles.

Learn more about our degree options through our Program Finder.


For general university admissions information, contact the Office of Admissions. For advising information, contact Academic Advising.

Are you a graduate student? Contact the School of Graduate Studies and Research for admissions information.

To apply for the Business & Industry Route Career and Technical Education Teacher Preparation Program, see the prerequisites and application procedures today to advance your career in Education leadership.


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