• Preparing students for
    college & careers.

  • The mission of UACTE is to
    provide educational leadership
    in developing a
    competitive workforce

Utah ACTE works year-round with education policymakers & organizations to:

Establish Career and Technical Education as an integral component of education for all students

Support advocacy and public policy efforts that benefit career and technical education

Provide professional development activities for Career and Technical Educators

Promote effective, efficient and response organizational structure

Career & Technical Education

Utah ACTE is the most complete and trusted educational association in Utah.

Career Exploration

Career and Technical Education is all about assisting today’s students in the exploration of and preparation for tomorrow’s careers. We have been providing leadership and advocacy for career and technical education programs and professionals since 1929. We are an affiliate of the national organization Association for Career and Technical Education (ACTE).

Professional Association

Utah ACTE is the largest professional association serving educators in the career and technical education profession in the state of Utah. Our members include secondary and middle school teachers and administrator, post-secondary instructors, faculty, administrators and deans, teacher educator, guidance professionals and state government education professionals. We are well-known for our leadership in legislative advocacy.

Career Preparation

Career and technical education prepares both youth and adults for a wide range of careers. These careers may require varying levels of education—from high school and postsecondary certificates to two- and four-year college degrees.

Member Benefits

Utah ACTE members also enjoy many benefits and services that help members make a personal difference to improve their schools, programs, students and their own careers.

Professional Development

Annual Winter Conference is the premier training opportunity for CTE teachers.

Leadership Development

Utah ACTE has unlimited opportunities for educators to become involved at the division, state and national level


A printed newsletter and online news keeps members current

Legislative Watch

Utah ACTE’s experts constantly monitor the action on the “hill” in Washington and in Utah

Low-Cost Insurance Plans

Retirement Savings Plan

Professional Networking

Meet new people and grow professionally

Electronic Legislative Alerts

Become a Member of Utah ACTE Today!

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