Career and Technical Education Certificate Requirements

The requirements for specific career and technical education (CTE) certificate titles are available at Search Certification Requirements. For example, to find the requirements for an Initial certificate in Welding, use the drop-down menu to make the following selections: 

    • Area of Interest: Career and Technical Teacher
    • Subject Area: Precision Metal Work Occupations
    • Grade Level: Adolescent Grade 7-12
    • Title: Welding 7-12
    • Type of Certificate: Initial 

After clicking on “Search”, numerous Pathways/Options are listed under the drop-down menu. When applying for a CTE certificate, individuals would select the pathway/option that aligns with their educational background and experience. Certificate applicants need to meet the listed requirements to earn a CTE certificate.

Last Updated: March 28, 2023