Career and Technical Education

  • SMISD Career and Technical Education (CTE) Mission Statement:
    At Santa Maria ISD, our primary objective is to provide an extensive Career and Technical Education (CTE)
    program that empowers students with the knowledge, skills, and hands-on experiences necessary to
    thrive in their chosen career paths. We are committed to delivering a wide array of industry-aligned
    curriculum, practical learning opportunities, and real-world exposure to better equip students for future
    success in the workforce.

    SMISD CTE Vision:
    At Santa Maria ISD, our Career and Technical Education (CTE) program aims to equip students with the
    skills, knowledge, and practical experience needed to succeed in the modern workforce. We foster a
    vibrant learning environment that encourages innovation, creativity, and critical thinking, with a focus on
    hands-on training, industry partnerships, and personalized mentorship. Our goal is to inspire and guide
    students toward their career paths, preparing them to become successful contributors to society and
    active participants in the global workforce.

  • Approved Statewide CTE Programs of Study

Plant Science

plant sci

Law Enforcement

law

Business Management

business

Cosmetology Personal Care Services

cosmo

Info Tech Support & Services

info

Applied Agricultural Engineering

applied
welding