Career and Technical Education

Because everyone has different talents, abilities, and aptitudes, TSD strives to provide every student with the necessary tools to reach her/his full potential, so s/he can succeed in life after graduation. Therefore, in addition to linguistic, academic and social-emotional training, TSD also offers an extensive Career and Technical Education (CTE) program designed to meet the unique needs of all TSD students. This program includes professional training and equipment that prepares students with academic, technical skills and occupational knowledge, helping them to make appropriate career decisions, whether they join the work force upon graduation, seek advanced technical training or gain a college degree.

Texas School for the Deaf Foundation supports all aspects of the CTE program to further enhance technical training and professional internships in:

  • Auto Body Collision Repair & Refinishing
  • Automotive Technology
  • Career & College Preparation
  • Career Counseling Services
  • Child Development
  • Construction Technology
  • Culinary Arts
  • Digital Media
  • Welding