Career and Technical Student Organizations (CTSOs)

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Career and Technical Student Organizations  (CTSOs) provide opportunities to develop and refine the skills you'll need in your chosen occupational area.

Conferences, competitions, workshops, community service, and other activities encourage leadership development and career exploration.

CTSOs are considered "co-curricular" because participants must be enrolled in career education coursework through a comprehensive high school, area career center, or community college, with an organized chapter of the related CTSO.  Organizations active in Missouri include: