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Your one-stop-shop for Career & Technical Education Programs offered at SOWELA in region 5.

Career Explorer is your new virtual home of all things Career & Technical Education (CTE). Career Explorer is designed to support your career development and interests as your one-stop shop for career resources and CTE Programs offered across your region.

Whether you are looking for resources, CTE programs, events and webinars, career advice and guides, employer partners, or your next steps, look no further than Career Explorer! Explore your new Career Cluster Communities to find programs, resources, and advice specifically relevant to your career path.

Never miss what matters most to you with customized career development. Start today by setting up your profile & customizing your alert preferences!

Strengthening Career and Technical Education (CTE)  for the 21st Century Act
Perkins V  federal grant program

FREE CDL training

In partnership with SOWELA, Venture Global LNG is offering Calcasieu Parish residents FREE CDL training with its Will to Skill initiative.

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Career Center

Turn your love for the great outdoors into a career! SOWELA’s Forest Technology program prepares students to produce, protect, & manage woodland resources; maintain & operate related equipment & harvest raw forest materials.
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What Does it Take to be a Business Development Manager at Microsoft?

Eric is the National Business Development Manager for the US Partner Strategy and Programs at Microsoft. His advice to students is to ask themselves two-fold: what are your strengths and what are your passions? Truthfully answering these two questions will …

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