What We Do
Richland One Career and Technical Education Department (CTE) supports and oversees all aspects of CTE local, state, and federal regulations and policies. CTE programs afford students the opportunity to receive college credits, state and nationally recognized industry certifications,infused academics, advanced technical and leadership skills through student organizations. CTE students also participate in work-based learning opportunities: pre-apprenticeships, youth apprenticeships, internships, career mentoring, and job shadowing. The CTE Department is dedicated to making each school year a dynamic experience for our students, parents, and Richland One community!
- Prepares students to be college and career ready by providing core academics, employability, technical and job-specific skills.
- Integrates academics into rigorous and relevant career-related curricula.
- Fulfills employer needs in high-skill, high-wage and high-demand areas.
- Features high school and postsecondary partnerships, enabling clear pathways to certifications and degrees.
Career and Technical Education Department
Phone: (803) 735-3325
Fax: (803) 735-3381
3560 Lynhaven Dr.
Columbia, SC 29204-4413
District Mail Code: 640
*The CATE Office is Located on the Heyward Career & Technology Center Campus