Whether you are a high school student or adult wanting to upgrade your skills, a company owner wishing to expand services, or an offender soon-to-be-released from prison, Oklahoma’s CareerTech system has choices for you.
As an Oklahoma taxpayer, you are an investor in Oklahoma’s CareerTech system. It is your right to know and our obligation to ensure your investment is sound; your return is solid.
Oklahoma’s CareerTech system elevates our economy by providing high quality training, education and services to thousands of Oklahomans . . . every day.
In March 2013 economist Mark Snead with the Center for Applied Economic Research at Oklahoma State University updated a cost-benefit analysis of CareerTech career majors. According to the study annual benefits to the Oklahoma economy are $3.5 billion.
- About one-of-five Oklahoma workers age 18 and older complete a vocational or technical program.
- CareerTech education is the most common level of education beyond high school of Oklahoma workers.