Career and Technical Education programs offer a sequence of courses that provides students with coherent and rigorous content. CTE content is aligned with challenging academic standards and relevant technical knowledge and skills needed to prepare for further education and careers in current or emerging professions.

CTE Programs of Study

Agriculture, Food & Natural Resources

  • Agriculture Studies
  • Applied Agricultural Engineering
  • Animal Science
  • Veterinary Medicine (LHS, VHS)
  • Plant Science
  • Environmental and Natural Resources (CPHS, VRHS, VHS, GHS)

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Architecture & Construction

  • Architectural Design (LHS)
  • Construction (CPHS, GHS)
  • Electrical (LHS)

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Arts, A/V Technology & Communications

  • Design and Multimedia Arts
  • Digital Communications

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Business, Marketing & Finance

  • Accounting and Financial Services
  • Business Management
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Marketing and Sales
  • MobileMakerEdu/ MobileMakerStudio
  • INCubatoredu/ACCeleratoredu

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Career Development

Human Services

  • Cosmetology & Personal Care Services (LHS)

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Family & Consumer Sciences

  • Human Services
  • Teaching & Training
  • Family & Community Services
  • Interior Design
  • Fashion Design
  • Culinary Arts (CPHS, GHS)
  • Lodging & Resort Management (CPHS, RHS)

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Law & Public Service

Medical & Health Sciences

  • Healthcare Therapeutics (CPHS, LHS, RHS)
  • STEM: Biomedical Science PLTW
  • Medical Sciences

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STEM: Computer Science

  • Programming & Software Development
  • Cybersecurity

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STEM: Engineering

Transportation, Distribution & Logistics

Other Programs

English Electives

  • Public Speaking
  • Oral Interpretation
  • Debate

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  • Journalism: News
  • Journalism: Yearbook

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  • JROTC Air Force (LHS)
  • JROTC Navy (VRHS)

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PALS / Leadership

LISD High School Campus Key

CPHS: Cedar Park High School
GHS: Glenn High School
LHS: Leander High School
RHS: Rouse High School
VHS: Vandegrift High School
VRHS: Vista Ridge High School