Edgenuity provides a catalog of highly relevant CTE courses that empower students to explore their interests by engaging with 16 Career Clusters, 11 Career Pathways, and 17 Certification Pathways including multi-year support for high-demand, high-interest careers and job certification readiness.
Our CTE courses combine high-quality instruction with real-world examples that invite students to pursue interests spanning business, health sciences, engineering, arts, communications, information technology, entrepreneurship opportunities, and more. Hands-on projects enable students to apply and synthesize learning as they:
The wide variety of courses available through Edgenuity include hands-on, career-based projects and problem solving. These courses support career exploration, while also allowing students to deepen their experience by taking multiple related courses, including enrollment in a set of courses that are mapped to national Career Pathways**.
National Career Pathways** define the knowledge and skills students need to prepare for a specific focused career direction. Edgenuity CTE courses map to learning priorities defined for these pathways:
Many career entry opportunities require a certificate or credential to demonstrate that candidates the requisite knowledge and skills. Edgenuity offers Certification Pathways that include a multi-year set of courses to help prepare students for success on national certification exams.
The certification exams are administered and scored by entities such as the National Occupational Competency Testing Institute (NOCTI®)***. These skills and knowledge assessments are typically aligned to entry-level career requirements.
*Edgenuity offers a set of more than 75 CTE Electives in our Enhanced CTE Bundle, with about a third of these releasing in November 2020. In addition, Edgenuity offers a suite of eDynamic Learning electives on a subscription basis, allowing students to pursue a large range of interests in language arts, creative arts, STEM, and CTE. These eDynamic Learning electives are priced separately by enrollment.
**Advance CTE is the national non-profit organization representing state CTE professionals. Advance CTE developed the Career Clusters Framework® which includes all 16 Career Clusters and 79 defined Career Pathways.
***Edgenuity does not provide certification exams.