The Career and Technical Education department at UVU will support and provide opportunities for students to acquire and use high-quality technical and career skills through focused, engaged learning to prepare them for meaningful employment in a competitive global workforce.  
2015 CTE Semi-Annual Report

UVU culinary arts graduate named best young chef in all of the Americas, advances to world contest in Greece

victor perezVictor Hugo Perez, a recent Utah Valley University culinary arts graduate, has won the prestigious Hans Bueschkens Young Chef Challenge in Quito, Ecuador. He will now compete for the world title in Athens, Greece, in 2016 as part of the World Chefs Congress.  Read More right arrow

Audit compares Career and Technical Education completions

A newly published legislative audit compares the data and reporting methods of Career and Technical Education (CTE) programs in the Utah System of Higher Education and the Utah College of Applied Technology. CTE certificates and degrees account for approximately 14 percent of all degrees awarded by USHE institutions. Read More right arrow

House Hosts Hearing on Perkins Act

DITCongressional work to reauthorize the Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education Act (Perkins) continued today when the House Education and the Workforce Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education hosted its first hearing on the topic in several years. Read More right arrow

UVU Wins National Title at SkillsUSA Championships

DITUtah Valley University won the national title at the 51st Annual SkillsUSA National Championships held June 22-26 in Louisville, Ky. Showcasing their career and technical skills, UVU students came away with 13 medals — seven gold, five silver and one bronze — and ranked first nationally in the number of post secondary medals won. Read More right arrow

Upcoming Events

December 1
Spring semester application due
More information on deadlines

2015 Fall Engineering Technology Fair
December 3 
More information on fair

Youth Robotics Camps

SheTech Girls Conference
March 11, 2016
More information

March 26, 2016
Expanding Your Horizons Girls Conference
More information

Program Banner

Programs Banner