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Career Education - It Works!

95-98% of Career Education students passed the Ohio Proficiency Test or the Ohio Graduation Test and earned a high school diploma.

Nearly 700 Career Education students graduate each year with skills desired by employers.

55% of Career Education graduates are involved in college or apprenticeship training six months after graduation.

97% of Career Education students are employed and/or going to college or the military.

The salaries of Career Education graduates exceed those of their peers who have no training.

Career Education programs are supported by industry-based standards identified by 30 different business advisory groups.

Akron students have access to 1,044 different apprenticeships.

Students can earn national credentials in Career Education programs before they graduate from high school.

Career Education Programs


Welcome to Akron Public Schools Career Education Programs. Our quality programs provide students with great classroom and project based (hands-on) learning from seasoned educators and business/industry leaders. We believe that our Career Education programs can be a useful tool to you and your child as you begin to prepare for a career. Begin your transformation!

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