Career and Technical Education
Are you ready to set yourself apart as you prepare for your future? To take learning to a new level and explore, create, and discover like never before? Exciting career pathways await you with the Career and Technical Education programs at Gwinnett County Public Schools (GCPS).
The face of Career and Technical Education has changed, and our programs give you the competitive advantage you need to help you stand out, get accepted to highly competitive colleges, and land your dream job as you launch into an exciting new career.
Our cutting-edge programs offer state-of-the-art technology, equipment, and facilities that go far beyond traditional classrooms. Industry leading experts offer hands-on learning that gives you a rare opportunity to become immersed in these fascinating career pathways.
With GCPS' Career and Technical Education, you can:
- Earn college credit
- Earn industry certifications
- Experience real-world application of your skills
- Participate in competitions and community service
- Gain critical soft skills
- Develop a portfolio of your work
- Explore exciting careers via internships and apprenticeships
- And much, much more…
Explore the program that's right for you at our high schools...
View videos about our Career and Technical Education programs, our two technical schools (Maxwell High School of Technology and Grayson Technical), and a recent publication of our Career and Technical Education offerings.
Executive Director of Career and Technical Education
Welcome to our Career and Technical Education website. We are very excited that we now have a platform to inform you of all of the exciting things going on in our Career and Technical area. As you begin to navigate through topics of interest, you will find helpful information that will guide you in selecting courses and pathways to enrich your core academics and lead you to potential postsecondary and career options.
We look forward to assisting you in developing skills that will serve you well as you look toward your future in whatever career path you choose. Our teachers are dedicated, highly qualified, and devoted to the task of preparing students beyond the classroom. Whether you choose courses at your local high school or are interested in Maxwell School of Technology or the Grayson Technical Program, we know you will find something interesting and rewarding as you plan for your future.