What Do CTE Students Do After High School?
- 4 out of 5 secondary CTE graduates pursued postsecondary education immediately after high school.
- More than one-quarter of secondary CTE graduates worked full-time while enrolled in postsecondary education.
- 4 out of 5 secondary CTE graduates who entered postsecondary education immediately after high school either attained a credential or were still enrolled two years later.
- Students who earned a CTE-related associate degree or certificate make an average of $9,000 more per year than an associate degree-holder with a humanities or social science focus. Those with credentials in highdemand fields, such as healthcare, can average almost $20,000 more per year.
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