How it works

Take the Class

Pick your pathway and speak with your CTE coordinator to determine if your chosen pathway is available in your school district.

Your CTE coordinator will provide you with the pathway requirements and connect you with our partnered employers.

Complete required courses, and you are on your way to earning your industry-recognized certification.

Use the Skills

Gain real-world experience as you participate in a required work-based learning activity that compliments your required courses.

From job shadows to externships, our pathways are designed to expose students to a working environment, build a network with employers and explore career opportunities.

Get the Job

Earn your industry-recognized certificate and take advantage of a guaranteed job interview after completing your chosen pathway.

Your certificate guarantees you a job interview with participating employers. Land your first job and continue your education to skill up. But don’t stop there.

Ask your employer about their tuition reimbursement plan.

Designed by Industry, Made for Students

Develop skills to start your career in a growing industry, earning a sustainable family wage while continuing your education debt-free. With a partnership between education and industry, Talent Ready Utah pathway programs prepare students with credentials needed to advance quickly in various industries, opening doors to successful careers and continued educational opportunities.