We are CTE!

Career and Technical Education at Alpena High School

Our Career & Technical Education programs offer a wide variety of experiences with specific training that will give students an advantage when entering the workforce or post-secondary education. Take a look at the many opportunities available!

CTE Logo: Learning that works for MichiganAll students in Alpena, Presque Isle, Alcona, and Montmorency Counties are welcome to attend. Males and females are invited to enroll in any of our programs. Students with special needs are welcome and will be accommodated. Home schooled and online students are invited to participate in Career & Technical Education programs! Check with your high school counselor for registration details.

Core Performance Indicators

  1. Alpena High School receives federal funds through The Carl D. Perkins Vocational and Technical Education Act, Public Law 105-332 through the Office of Career & Technical Education in Michigan.
  2. Perkins dollars are allocated for the entire region based on participating districts and specific activities are allowed to enhance the Core Performance Indicators below. 
  3. Improvement plans for a region are required when CPI’s do not meet state required measures.
  4. CPI information for each region, CEPD, and building is available for public review.

WBKB TV Features Alpena CTE Program

Alpena's local television station, WBKB, visited the AHS CTE program recently as part of their "Friday Field Trip" series. Follow the links below to watch the stories.

External LinkA Trip Back in Time Part One Video

External LinkA Trip Back in Time Part Two Video


With our CTE programs you can:

Earn College Credit 

Visit nemi-earncollegecredit.com to learn more!

Earn Industry Credentials

  • American Welding Society (AWS) Certification
  • NATEF (National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation)
  • Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) Certifications
  • State Cosmetologist License
  • Nurse Assistant State Certification

Join Professional Organizations

  • DECA (Marketing)
  • Future Farmers of America

Earn Senior Math Credit
Earn Visual, Performing and Applied Art Credit

Earn Economic Credit (Marketing)