Mission

The Career & Technical Education Department prepares confident, competent graduates who help lead Alaska to long-term success and a high quality of life for all communities through responsible use of fiscal, human and natural resources.

Values

Quality, Collaboration, Thrift & Quality, Empowerment

Vision

By 2017, the Career & Technical Education Department of the University of Alaska Anchorage will be a recognized Center of Excellence for workforce development leadership in the State of Alaska and beyond. The department will be a vital part of the State of Alaska's integrated workforce development system that meets the needs of employers, and contributes to a robust state economy.