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An ACCREDITED INSTITUTION serving the Bluegrass Region with locations in Lexington and Winchester.

The CTE Mission:

The primary focus of the College for Technical Education is to provide education and support that will enable students to obtain lifelong careers in personally rewarding occupations.

Who We Are:
The College for Technical Education is a division of Employment Solutions, Inc., a non-profit 501 (c) (3) organization that is dedicated to ensuring a quality education to people interested in achieving “real skills” in a CAREER FOCUSED environment.

The College for Technical Education, formerly known as the Center for Training and Employment, began in 1997 in Lexington, KY. The main campus located at 1165 Centre Parkway, Lexington, KY offers career focused education in seven (7) careers in which to choose. In 2012 the college opened an extension campus in Winchester, KY teaching Cosmetology.

9 Month Programs:
• Building Trades Technician (36 Weeks)
• Business Office Administration (36 Weeks)
• Early Childhood Education (36 Weeks)
• Medical Billing and Coding (36 Weeks)
• Medical Assistant (39 Weeks)

Hour Based Programs:
• Cosmetology (1500 hours)
• Cosmetology Apprentice Instructor (750 hours)

Accredited By:
Council on Occupational Education
7840 Roswell Road, Bldg 300, Suite 325
Atlanta, GA 30350
(770) 396-3898

Licensed By:
Kentucky Council on Postsecondary Education
1024 Capital Center Drive, Suite 320
Frankfort, KY 40601
Phone: (502) 573-1555
Fax: (502) 573-1535

Licensed By:
Kentucky State Board of Hairdressers and Cosmetologist
111 St. James Court, Suite A
Frankfort, KY 40601
Phone: (502) 564-4262
Fax: (502) 5640481

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