•   CTE Logo Career and Technical Education (CTE) Pathways

    South San Antonio High School is proud to offer 19 Career and Technical Education Pathways.  Our CTE department focuses on equipping students with the skills they need for 21st century professions.  Students choose a sequential course of study designed to prepare them for a 2-year, 4-year, or technical college. In addition to their high school diploma, students are also eligible to complete programs that award them with advanced certifications, industry training, and internship and career-field experiences. South San Antonio High School offers HB5 endorsements including STEM, Business & Industry, and Public Service. 

    The 19 pathways are categorized into 13 career clusters that are aligned with the U.S. Department of Labor.  Our current offerings are:

    Agriculture, Food, & Natural Resources

    Pathway: Animal Science

    Architecture & Construction

    Pathways: Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning Technology(HVAC), Mill & Cabinet Technology, Electrical Technology, & Architecture Design

    Arts, A/V Technology & Communications

    Pathways: Media Technology & Graphic Arts

    Business Management & Administration

    Pathway: Business Management

    Education & Training

    Pathway: Education & Training

    Health Science

    Pathways: Emergency Medical Technician (EMT), Pharmacy Technician, Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA), Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN)-This Pathway is currently planned for Fall 2020

    Hospitality & Tourism

    Pathway: Culinary Arts

    Human Services

    Pathway: Cosmetology

    Information Technology

    Pathway: Information Technology (IT)

    Law, Public Safety, Corrections, & Security

    Pathway: Criminal Justice


    Pathway: Welding

    Science, Technology, Engineering, & Math (STEM)

    Pathways: Engineering & Robotics

    Transportation, Distribution, & Logistics

    Pathways: Collision, Repair, & Refinishing & Automotive Technology