What is the purpose of CTE?

CTE Provides all students access to high-quality, rigorous career-focused programs that result in attainment of credentials with labor market value. The structured training each student receives gives him or her the tools needed to be successful in a career after high school and/or further his or her postsecondary education, whether technical school, two-year college, or four-year college. Each student is encouraged to explore various CTE Career Pathways and to develop the essentials skills to feel competent in entering today’s competitive job market.

What Students Are Saying About CTE

Utah CTE At-A-Glance

PHHS CTE At-A-Glance



What are CTE Career Pathways?

A Career Pathway is a sequence of courses within a student’s area of interest that connects to career interests and serves as an educational road map, leading to a credential. Utah has developed more than 50 Career Pathways, that align with the national Career Clusters.

CTE Career Pathways FAQs



Providence Hall High School’s 5 CTE Career Pathways


Law, Public Safety, Corrections & Security Career Cluster

Protective Services Pathway

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Marketing Career Cluster

Business Administration Pathway

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Health Science Career Cluster

Health Science Pathway

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Computer Science & Information Technology Career Cluster

Programming and Software Development Pathway

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Web Development Pathway

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Career & Technical Student Organizations (CTSO)


This is the CTSO for the Business Administration Pathway
PHHS Advisor: Kim Littler
National Website: decadirect.org
State Website: utahdeca.org

This is the CTSO for the Health Science Pathway
PHHS Advisor: Danielle Brown
National Website: hosa.org
State Website: uthosa.wordpress.org

This is the CTSO for the Protective Services Pathway, the Programming and Software Development Pathway, and the Web Development Pathway
PHHS Advisor: Joy Beckenbach
National Website: skillsusa.org
State Website: utahskillsusa.org



State Resources

USBE Website
Utah CTE Website
Department of Workforce Services (Labor Market Info)


Providence Hall Elementary

4795 West Patriot Ridge Drive
Herriman, UT 84096
p: (801) 727-8260 f: (801) 727-8282

Providence Hall Junior High

4558 West Patriot Ridge Drive
Herriman, UT 84096
p: (801) 727-8260 f: (801)-432-8496

Providence Hall High School

4557 West Patriot Ridge Drive
Herriman, UT 84096
p: (801) 727-8260 f: (801) 253-4997