West Virginia

Secondary CTE Enrollment

Public High Schools
114
Public High School Enrollment
77,146
High School CTE Concentrators
26,792
Total Secondary CTE Enrollment
41,421
Secondary CTE Enrollment by Race
Secondary CTE Enrollment by Gender

Postsecondary CTE Enrollment

Public Community Colleges
14
Public Community Colleges Enrollment (full & part-time)
21,343
Postsecondary CTE Concentrators
16,379
Total Postsecondary CTE Enrollment
18,074
Postsecondary CTE Enrollment by Race
Postsecondary CTE Enrollment by Gender

Technical Centers

Area Technical Centers
42

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Fast Facts

CTE Secondary Concentrators
  • Graduation Rate
  • Go on to Postsecondary Education
CTE Postsecondary Concentrators
  • Earn a Postsecondary Credential, Certificate, or Diploma
  • Placed in Employment, Military Service or Apprenticeships Within Six Months
Associates Degrees & Certificates
11,431
Associate Degrees and Certificates Awarded
31.8%
of All Degrees and Certificates Awarded Statewide

State CTE Director

Sarah Armstrong-Tucker
Chancellor
West Virginia Community and Technical College System Charleston, WV 25301

Resources

Perkins Data

Perkins Eligible Agency
West Virginia Community and Technical College System
Funding for FY21
FY21
$9,241,272
Percentage of Funding Directed to:
Secondary
Postsecondary
Combined State Plan with Perkins and WIOA
No
Ways the Secondary CTE, Postsecondary CTE and Workforce Systems Collaborate
  • Through statewide advisory committees/boards
  • Aligning programs of study with career pathways
Is the State Using the Reserve Fund?
No
Percent of Leadership Funds the State Set Aside for State Correctional Institution
1%
Amount of Leadership Funds the State Set Aside to Prepare Students for Non-Traditional Careers
$70,000
Middle Grades That are Eligible for Perkins V Funding
6-8
Secondary Program Quality Indicator(s)
Postsecondary Credit
Work-based Learning
Technical Skill Attainment/ Assessment
Postsecondary-Recognized Credentials

Postsecondary Goals

Statewide Postsecondary Attainment Goal
60% Attainment for ages 25-64 by 2030
Statewide Postsecondary Attainment Progress
42.6%

ESSA Metrics

ESSA School Quality and Student Success Indicators

West Virginia’s Academic Achievement Progress indicator for high schools has two measures that together equal 11 percent of the high school score: On Track to Graduation and Postsecondary Achievement, which represents the percent of 12th grade students that accomplish one or more of the following indicators:

  • Earn at least one college/career benchmark on an AP or IB exam;
  • Complete college credit-bearing or advanced career coursework with a C or better; and/or
  • Complete a four-course state-approved CTE program of study.