Career and Technical Education, or CTE, is education that directly prepares students for high-wage, high-demand careers. CTE covers many different fields. Lackland ISD offers opportunities in the following programs of study: Advanced Manufacturing & Machinery Mechanics , Cybersecurity, Graphic Design & Multimedia Arts, Family & Community Services, and Nursing Science. Click the programs of study above to see course offerings. CTE encompasses many different types of education, from classroom learning to certification programs to work-based learning opportunities outside the classroom. Career and Technical Education Month®, or CTE Month®, is a public awareness campaign that takes place each February to celebrate the value of CTE and the achievements and accomplishments of CTE programs across the country.