Career and Technical Education Opportunities

  • The Jackson-Madison County School System CTE Department is proud to offer authentic learning opportunities for our students. The CTE Department ensures high-quality faculty, resources, equipment, dual-enrollment opportunities, and industry credentialing opportunities are available at every JMCSS high school.


    JMCSS CTE Highlights

    • 391 industry credentials earned by students in the 2021-2022 school year
    • 31 different CTE Programs of Study for students to select
    • Work-based learning opportunities are available in the LOOP and LOOP 2.0 programs.
    • Student-run enterprises include the Taste of Liberty Cafe and Liberty Agriscience Greenhouse.



    Available CTE Programs of Study at JMCSS

    Agricultural Engineering, Industrial, and Mechanical Systems  Horticulture Science
    Audio/Visual Production  Human and Social Sciences 
    Automotive Collision Repair Machining Technology
    Automotive Maintenance and Light Repair Marketing Management
    BioSTEM Mechatronics
    Coding Nursing Services
    Cosmetology Office Management
    Criminal Justice and Correction Services  Residential and Commercial Construction
    Culinary Arts Sport and Human Performance
    Cybersecurity  Structural Systems 
    Diagnostic Services Teaching as a Profession 
    Dietetics and Nutrition Technology
    Digital Audio Production  Therapeutic Services
    Engineering Veterinary and Small Animal Science
    Entrepreneurship Welding
    Environmental and Natural Resource Mgt  


    The CTE department strives to connect with local industry, post-secondary institutions, and local government organizations to determine the community’s workforce needs. If your company or organization would like to partner with JMCSS, please contact Dr. Nathan Lewis at


    How can local businesses and professionals assist students enrolled in the JMCSS CTE programs?


    Classroom Speakers
    Mock Interviews
    Employability Skill Practice
    Job Shadow / Internship Placements
    Work-Based Learning Placements
    Teacher Appreciation
    Technology Sharing / Demonstrations
    Professional Development


    Please contact Dr. Nathan Lewis ( if you would like to help.

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