Explore career technical education programs

Male technical education student

There are a variety of career technical education programs offered at any of the 54 Minnesota State Colleges and Universities campuses. If you are still in high school, talk to your counselor about classes available at your school.

Use Career Clusters to help you explore

Career technical education programs are grouped into career clusters. With so many career options, where do you start? Career Clusters help you find your way to over 500 career and 60 industry descriptions. Careers with the same knowledge and skills are grouped in the same cluster. Each cluster may include hundreds of different careers.

Search any of our 54 college and university campuses

Take a moment to explore the many programs offered at our colleges. You can search by award (certificate, degree, diploma, etc.), category, a school, highlighted programs or online programs. Begin your search now.

Short-term programs help you expand your knowledge

Wildlife Tourism Certificate (19 credits) at Central Lakes College

Auto CAD Operator Occupational Advanced Technical Certificate (17 credits) at Hennepin Technical college

Accounting Clerk Diploma (33 credits) at Anoka Technical College

Search for other short-term programs

*Some certificate or diploma programs are designed for someone who already has a career and is looking to gain more education and training. Check with the college before applying.