Vocational credentials

What do they authorize?

Authorize the holder to teach specific academic and non-academic subjects named on the credential in grades 12 and below and in classes organized primarily for adults, in career technical, trade, or vocational courses.

Credential Types

Career Technical Education (CTE)

Authorizes the holder to teach the subject(s) named on the credential in grades 12 and below and in classes organized primarily for adults, in career technical, trade, or vocational courses.

CTC leaflet on CTE credentials

Designated Special Subjects

Authorizes the holder to teach the subject(s) named on the credential in grades 12 and below and in classes organized primarily for adults.

CTC leaflet on Designated Special Subjects credentials