Cosmetology vs. Esthetics

Woman having a facial

Beauty is big business. It grew from $483 billion in revenue in 2020 to $511 billion in 2021. Its revenue is expected to top $750 billion by 2027.1 

Careers in the beauty industry are also expected to grow by leaps and bounds over the next 10 years. The Bureau … Read More

Retired Educators Foundation of Orange County Florida 2022-2023 Student Award Presentations

Retired Educators Foundation of Orange County Florida 2022-2023 Student Award Presentations

Sharing GREAT NEWS! 

Orange Technical College welcomed the Retired Educators Foundation of Orange County Florida to present student scholarship awards on each campus in September and October for the 2022-2023 school year.  Janice Quint, Scholarship Chairman, presented 12 scholarships to our CTE students.  We thank … Read More

Careers in Advanced Manufacturing 

Advanced manufacturing uses innovative methods to create new or existing products. Many career options are available that use advanced manufacturing technology. If you’re looking for a career that lets you work with your hands while using the most up-to-date technology, it might be worth considering a future in manufacturing. 

  1. CNC

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Women in Welding

In recent years, fields and professions that have traditionally been male-dominated are seeing more and more women join in. These industries range from the technology sector to construction. One field that is making an effort to welcome women is welding. If you’re a woman who’s looking for a career that … Read More

OCPS | OTC Donates Needed Medical Supplies

OCPS | OTC Donates Needed Medical Supplies

Orange Technical College recently donated some much needed medical supplies to local hospitals. Items included the sought after N95 masks, surgical masks, surgical and exam gloves, isolation and disposable gowns as well as protective goggles. These items were collected from OTC campuses, as well as district middle schools and high … Read More

Sunday Message 3/29/20

Sunday Message 3 29 20

I send a weekly Sunday Message out to my folks in CTE, and I thought I would share this week’s message with everyone. Thank you for what you are about to do! It’s a beautiful thing!

Dear CTE Staffulty,

As we embark on a transformational journey tomorrow, I felt … Read More

Cornerstone Hospice Community Impact Honoree…Dr. Armbruster!

Career and Technical Education Associate Superintendent Michael Armbruster was named the Cornerstone Hospice community impact honoree

Our very own Career and Technical Education Associate Superintendent Michael Armbruster was named the Cornerstone Hospice community impact honoree recently! Dr. Armbruster accepted this recognition at the annual fundraiser themed ‘Margaritaville – A Night Under the Stars’ where over $50,000 was raised to support the work being done by Cornerstone … Read More