CTE at Kish

Skills for your career

CTE at Kish

Career and Technical Education (CTE) offers students the chance to earn a degree or certificate and immediately join the workforce. These are typically job skills for high-paying trades and careers. Students can take affordable classes at Kish, and then start earning a living. With many programs to choose from, ranging in time to complete from eight weeks to two years, Kish is providing training for the future.  Programs provide an opportunity for lifelong learning through pathways that build upon certificates and degrees.

Fast Facts:

  • Following the economic downturn in 2008, demand for CTE courses has increased by 16%, according to the National Center for Education Statistics. The need for CTE training is expected to grow even further to help the economy recover following the COVID-19 pandemic.
  • More than 70% of Kish CTE graduates find employment in a related field, earning a median wage of $26 per hour, according to the Kishwaukee Data Book. 
  • Most CTE graduates are able to stay local, with more than 70% finding jobs within the Kish district and more than 95% finding work within the state of Illinois, according to a Kishwaukee Technical Graduate Survey. 
  • Kish’s health related CTE graduates boast a licensure pass rate higher than the state average, according to Dean Monitoring Reports

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