1. To promote the career development of all exceptional children, youth and adults.
2. To encourage, nurture, and advance efficient and effective programs of career awareness, exploration, preparation, and transition for all exceptionalities from early childhood through adulthood.
3. To collaborate with other organizations on issues relating to career development and transition, and to disseminate such information to its members.
4. To support the goals of the Council for Exceptional Children and its members.
The Division on Career Development and Transition (DCDT) was organized in 1976 as the twelfth division of the Council for Exceptional Children. DCDT focuses on the career development of children, youth, and adults of all ages and exceptionalities. DCDT also focuses on transition from school to adult life as a major component of the career development process.
President - Kay Gillet
Vice President -