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Career and Technical Education

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CTE Contacts

Nona Matatova
CTE Director
(818) 947-2326

Sergio Guerrero
CTE Office Assistant
(818) 947-2326

Welcome to the Los Angeles Valley College Career and Technical Education (CTE) website. This site provides you with information about our CTE courses, certificates, degrees, and special projects.

LAVC CTE Programs  help you meet your educational as well as employment goals. We offer training that is affordable, practical, and relevant for today's competitive job market.

The mission of Career and Technical Education at LAVC is to provide an integrated academic and technical framework that leads students towards lifelong careers in personally rewarding occupations. We focus on career awareness, career exploration and skill preparation. Our curriculum is hands on, our faculty have expertise in their field, and our career pathways lead you to employment in high demand/high wage areas. For more information explore our website. 

Laurie Nalepa, EdD
Dean of Career and Technical Education
(818) 947-2326