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Career Technical Education

If you’re a high-school student and interested in gaining the skills necessary for a high-growth, high-demand career, Detroit at Work has a wide range of training opportunities available to you. In partnership with DPSCD, the City of Detroit and other business and philanthropic partners have invested nearly $20 million in upgrades to three of the city’s main career technical schools: Randolph CTC, Breithaupt CTC, and Golightly CTC.





Philip Randolph Career Technical Center Located at 17101 Hubbell next to Renaissance high school, Randolph CTC offers an upgraded facility with state-of-the-art teaching and equipment for construction-related careers.

  • CAD

  • Carpentry

  • Electricity

  • Heavy Equipment

  • HVAC

  • Marketing

  • Painting Decorating

  • Plumbing

  • Welding

Breithaupt Career Technical Center

Located at 9300 Hubbell Ave (Hubbell/Chicago), Breithaupt CTC features a range of classes with recently upgraded facilities teaching the skills needed for a number of in-demand career sectors.

  • Automotive
    Service & Repair

  • Cosmetology

  • Culinary
    Arts & Hospitality

  • Mechatronics

  • Welding

Golightly Career Technical Center

Golightly CTC is located on the east side at 900 Dickerson Avenue, and offers a wide range of career courses from Business and Technology to Trade and Industry.

  • Culinary

  • Graphics Design

  • Information Technology

  • Welding

Visit your DPSCD counselor or reach out to [email protected] to enroll. Stay tuned for exciting updates or go our Youth page to discover other youth opportunities.

Speak with a counselor about Career Technical Education
opportunities that are available to you.
Call 313.873.4480