Career Technical Education Programs

College of Alameda’s robust, innovative career technical education (CTE) programs prepare students to be competitive candidates for today’s workforce. The Associate Degree and Certificate programs offered include:


Gainful Employment Information

The U.S. Department of Education requires colleges to disclose a variety of information for any financial aid eligible program that “prepares students for gainful employment in a recognized occupation.” This disclosure includes graduation rates, the median debt of students who completed the program, and other important information regarding gainful employment for the latest completed academic year (as of July 1). Full-time status is defined as a student that enrolls in 12 units for both the fall and the spring semesters of a given academic year. Look for this information on each department’s homepage, or it may be found here: