Welcome to the Fridley High School Career and Technical Education Department
According to the Association for Career and Technical Education high school students involved in CTE are more engaged, perform better and graduate at higher rates.
- Taking one CTE class for every two academic classes minimizes the risk of students dropping out of high school.
- The average high school graduation rate for students concentrating in CTE programs is 93 percent, compared to an average national freshman graduation rate of 80 percent.
- 91 percent of high school graduates who earned 2-3 CTE credits enrolled in college.
Taken from: https://www.acteonline.org/aboutcte/#highschool
Earn College Credit in High School!
Many CTE courses are offered for articulated credit. Students can sign up for articulated credit at https://ctecreditmn.com/. Talk to your student’s instructor for more details.