Continuing Education for Personal, Technical, and Professional Growth

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  • Adult Education

    Adult Education Department is an integral component of Workforce Connections in Hillsborough County Public Schools. Adult education includes a wide range of instructional programs that help adults get the basic skills they need to be productive workers, family members, and citizens.


    Career and Technical Education (grades 6-12)

    Career and Technical Education (CTE) includes middle and high school students taking courses in one of 17 career clusters. These courses are part of an overall program of study designed to prepare students to be successful in a rapidly changing workforce and equip them to make informed decisions about future college and career pathways. CTE offers students opportunities to earn highly valued industry certifications and to develop a multitude of skills while experiencing rigorous curriculum with real world applications. CTE students who complete a Program of Study are eligible for many scholarships, including the Gold Seal Bright Futures Scholarship. 


    Workforce and Continuing Education

    Hillsborough County Public School District operates four technical colleges that offer 37 postsecondary certificate programs that prepare students for employment in health careers, business marketing, industrial education, public service and child care trainng.