Perkins V

Strengthening Career and Technical Education for the 21st Century Act (Perkins V)

Reauthorized Perkins (2018)

  • invests in secondary & postsecondary CTE programs
  • federal education program
  • nearly $1.3 billion annually


  • increase learner access to locally developed high-quality career pathways
    • based on 16 Montana Career Pathways
  • system alignment from secondary to post-secondary to workplace
  • continual CTE program improvement
    • helps meet everchanging needs of learners & employers