- CTE Office
- Strong Workforce Committee
- Perkins Application/Committee
- Advisory Committees
Phone: (619) 388-5025
Associate Dean Career Technical Education
Welcome to the Office of Career Technical Education!
Career Technical Education (CTE) programs specialize in modern technologies, technical skills, and applied sciences that provide students with opportunities to benefit from hands-on, project based learning environments.
Mesa College CTE programs are generally designed to prepare students for immediate employment into living wage jobs and careers. These programs offer specialized training to develop job-related skills and preparation for any necessary certification/licensing.
Mesa College works with local industry to provide current programs with proven faculty leaders and in state-of-the-art facilities to meet the needs of the San Diego region. Many programs provide direct clinical experience, access to internships, work experience and other work-based learning opportunities. Courses are taught by top professors in real-world environments equipped with current, industry-specific technology, tools, equipment and intense curriculum.
Strong Workforce Mesa
- New Programs
- Contract Faculty
- Hourly ILTs
- Career Peers
- Supplies & Equipment
- Updated CTE Rackcards with Career Focus
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|State – SW, Round 1||July 2016 – Dec. 2018||$901,009|
|State – SW, Round 2||July 2017 – Dec. 2019||$1,418,713|
|State – SW, Round 3||July 2018 – Dec. 2020||$1,263,911|
Over $500,000 allocated to…
Animal Health Technology
Architecture/Interior Design/Bldg Const.
Culinary Arts/Culinary Management
Computer Information Science
Choreography / Commercial Dance
Geographic Information Systems
Physical Therapy Assistant
Strong Workforce Region
|Project Title||Purpose||Total Funds||End Date||Outcome||Status|
|Data Unlocked||Funding for CTE Code Alignment project and campus CTE data professional learning and integration.||$50,000||6/30/2018||
|Strong Workforce Marketing||Funding for marketing CTE Programs to increase enrollment.||$50,000||12/31/2018||
|CTE Employment Readiness and Job Placement||Funding to improve student readiness for employment.||$200,000||12/31/2018||
|CTE Regional Tutoring Project||Mesa is the lead and fiscal agent for this Regional project that is assessing CTE tutoring and will be developing regional recommendations for improvement.||$135,000||6/30/2019||In Progress|
|Region WBL Assessment Project||Funding to support the Campus WBL assessment.||$20,000||6/30/2019||In Progress|
|Job Speaker Pilot||Funding to compensate faculty for the additional work required to participate in the Job Speaker Pilot Program.||$9,000||In Progress|
|Pathway Navigation||Three-year funding to assess and revise Mesa's New Student Onboarding Process to include Career Planning before Ed Planning.||$225,000||12/31/2021||In Progress|
|Work-Based Learning Coordinator||Two year funding for a Work-Based Learning Coordinator.||$200,000||12/31/2021||In Progress|
|Job Placement Case Management||Funding for the campus to implement job placement services.||$150,000||Annual Ongoing||In Progress|
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