Career and Technical Student Organizations

The Office of Career and Technical Education strongly supports the following co-curricular Career and Technical Student Organizations:

Educators Rising

Educators Rising cultivates highly skilled educators by guiding young people on a path to becoming accomplished teachers, beginning in high school and extending through college and into the profession.

Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA)

FBLA inspires and prepares students to become community-minded business leaders in a global society through relevant career preparation and leadership experiences.

Future Farmers of America

FFA is a dynamic youth organization that changes lives and prepares members for premier leadership, personal growth and career success through agricultural education.

Health Occupations Students of America (HOSA)

HOSA's two-fold mission is to promote opportunities in the health care industry and to enhance the delivery of quality health care to all people by providing a unique program for students enrolled in health science education and biomedical science programs or have an interest in pursuing careers in health professions.


SkillsUSA empowers its members to become world-class workers and leaders. SkillsUSA improves the quality of our nation's future skilled workforce through the development of Framework skills that include personal workplace and technical skills grounded in academics.