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About CTE

Academic, industry and economic information about Career Technical Education (CTE) at CNM.

The History of CTE at CNM

CNM's history in Career Technical Education dates back to 1965 when the college opened its doors as Albuquerque Technical Vocational Institute offering real job training for Albuquerque citizens. Since then jobs, necessary skills and CNM program offerings have changed, but the college's commitment to providing hands-on learning experiences preparing students for the workforce remains strong.

Advisory Committees and Industry Partners

All CNM CTE programs stay current with trends and technology based on recommendations and feedback from advisory boards comprised of local leaders in each industry.

CTE Student Organizations

Many of CNM's CTE students have gone to win local and national awards in student organization competitions.