Career, Technical and Agricultural Education

Career, Technical, and Agricultural Education (CTAE) is preparing Georgia’s students for their next step after high school–college,┬ábeginning a career, registered apprenticeships, or the military. Georgia CTAE pathway course offerings, and the new Educating Georgia’s Future Workforce initiative, leverage partnerships with industry and higher education to ensure students have the skills they need to thrive in the future workforce. CTAE offers students more than 130 career pathways within the 17 Georgia Career Clusters.

Programs of Study

Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources

  • Agricultural Mechanics Systems
  • Forest/Natural Resources Management
  • Plant and Landscape Systems

Architecture and Construction

  • Carpentry
  • Industrial Maintenance
  • Welding

Arts, AV, Technology and Communications

  • Audio Video Technology and Film
  • Graphic Communications
  • Graphic Design

Business Management and Administration

  • Business and Technology
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Human Resources Management

Education and Training

  • Early Childhood Care and Education
  • Early Childhood Care and Education II
  • Teaching as a Profession


  • Energy Systems
  • Energy and Power: Generation, Transmission, and Distribution


  • Advanced Accounting
  • Business Accounting
  • Financial Services

Health Science

  • Diagnostics – Clinical Lab
  • Diagnostics – Phlebotomy
  • Therapeutic Services – Emergency Medical Responder
  • Therapeutic Services – Patient Care

Hospitality and Tourism

  • Culinary Arts
  • Hospitality Recreation and Tourism
  • Sports and Entertainment Marketing

Human Services

  • Cosmetology
  • Esthetics

Information Technology

  • Information and Support Services
  • Networking
  • Web and Digital Design

Law, Public Safety, Corrections, and Security

  • Corrections Services
  • Security and Protective Services


  • Industrial Maintenance
  • Mechatronics


  • Fashion Merchandising and Retail Management
  • Marketing and Management
  • Marketing Communications and Promotions

Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics

  • Electronics
  • Engineering Drafting and Design
  • Engineering and Technology

Transportation, Distribution and Logistics

  • Automobile Maintenance and Light Repair
  • Collision Repair – Non-Structural Analysis and Damage Repair
  • Distribution and Logistics