The Onslow County Schools district, headquartered in Jacksonville, North Carolina, has a unique, student-centered approach to career-technical education. Its CTE department employs 108 educators who teach more than 150 CTE courses spanning 14 career cluster areas. The program draws nearly 10,000 students representing a wide range of academic achievement levels, interests, and post-high school ambitions.
Students enrolled in Onslow's CTE program include those on a high-school-to-workforce trajectory as well as the "non-traditional" high-achievers on a four-year-college track. Why? Onslow's CTE programs are preparing students for high-demand, high-wage careers through a combination of advanced training, skill development, and effective career guidance interventions such as the Onslow County Schools College and Career Planning System, Powered by Kuder®.
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