At the College for Technical Education or CTE, it’s easy to get started and we never charge any application or registration fees.

With weekly enrollment and continual year round start dates - we fit your schedule.

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Welcome To CTE

Welcome to The College for Technical Education- CTE! We have campuses in Lexington and Winchester, KY and our focus is to provide education and support that will enable students to obtain lifelong careers in personally rewarding occupations. We take pride in providing students with education and training that is affordable, practical and leads to employment. The faculty and staff are here to help you become successful. All we ask in return is that you do your best and that you believe in yourself! At CTE, we are enrolling new students every day!

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​A group of local students will bring a little bit of the Big Apple to Winchester this weekend. Approximately 50 students studying cosmetology at the College for Technical Edu...
Exciting News about CTE Cosmetology!
IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT: The Cosmetology program Winchester announce the start of OPEN ENROLLMENT! This means there is no reason to wait to start making the dreams of a new career c...
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Food & Hospitality

The 9 month program earns graduates a Food and Hospitality Professional certificate.

Cosmetology Programs

Cosmetology and Instructor Apprentice

Medical Assistant

A 39 week program prepares students to sit for the AMT Registered Medical Assistant Certification.

Early Childhood Education

Prepares students for the most widely recognized credential in Early Childhood Education.

Building Trades Technician

HVAC, Carpentry, Plumbing, Electrical and all done with hands-on activity.

Business Office Administration

A 9 month program preparing students for TODAYS’ office.