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Career Guidance

Counselors across Idaho who are involved in their school's Professional-Technical Education Program are associated with one or more of seven program areas. Click one of the following links to learn more about the program area.


Agriculture & Natural Resources

Business & Marketing Education

Engineering & Technology Education

Family & Consumer Sciences

Health Sciences

Individualized Occupational Training

Skilled & Technical Sciences

This section of the website is a resource to counselors and other career specialists at all education levels. Check this page regularly for hot news or updates, or to link to another PTE program area.

Professional-Technical Advanced Opportunities, also known as Tech Prep, is
one of the four advanced opportunities recognized by the State Board of
Education, and links approved high school professional-technical programs to
certificate and degree programs at a technical college.

Idaho's Employability Skills for Career-Ready Practice are about ensuring that every PTE student is ready for the next step in their life, whether that be further training or stepping into the workplace.