Vision, Mission and Goals

Bessemer Center for Technology services more than 1,000 students of Bessemer City High School.
The students have access to programs in the following areas:

  • Business Marketing Education 
  • Information Technology   
  • Finance   
  • Career Preparedness   
  • HVACR   
  • Cosmetology/Barbering   
  • Welding   
  • Family and Consumer Science   
  • Work-Based Learning   
  • Microsoft IT Academy   

The mission of Career and Technical Education (CTE) is to empower students to be successful citizens, workers, and leaders in a global economy. Therefore, we strive to help students complete a Program of Study, which is the first step towards receiving a Credential that validates and confirms their knowledge in that area of study.

CTE offers many successful programs and activities to enhance our students’ experiences.

Those programs are:

  • Microsoft IT Academy  
  • Co-Operative Education had a 2.5 million dollar impact for the City of Bessemer during the 2014-2015 school year.