Career and Technical Education


CTE stands for Career and Technical Education. It refers to educational programs that specialize in providing students with the knowledge, skills, and experiences necessary to pursue careers in specific industries or fields. CTE programs offer hands-on learning opportunities, technical skills training, and pathways to industry certifications or licensures. These programs are designed to prepare students for success in various career pathways, including fields such as healthcare, information technology, manufacturing, agriculture, culinary arts, hospitality and tourism, transportation, architecture and engineering design and many others. CTE plays a vital role in preparing students for the workforce and meeting the demands of the ever-evolving job market.


Helpful Links:

Cocke County CTE Programs

CTE Brochure

CTE Brochure Spanish

Department Directory

Ben Hooper CTE Center

CTE Director

Eric Ellison

210 Hedrick Road

Newport, TN 37821

[email protected]