Centro Estadual de Educação Tecnológica Paula Souza (CEETEPS) is a public institution that belongs to the State Government of São Paulo connected to the Secretariat of Economic Development. Spread throught the state, the institution manages 223 Technical Schools (Etecs) and 73 state colleges of Technology (Fatecs), with more than 290,000 students in vocational courses integrated with secondary education and technological higher education.
There are around 208 thousand students in the Technical, Secondary Education and Vocational Training integrated with Secondary Education, with 151 technical courses for the industrial, agricultural and service sectors, including certificates for presential, online, blended learning, Youth and Adult Education (EJA) and technical expertise.
Besides Fatecs that exceed 83 thousand students enrolled in 77 technological undergraduate courses, in several areas, such as Civil Construction, Mechanics, Informatics, Information Technology, Tourism, among others. Besides the graduation, the institution offers postgraduate courses, technological updating and extension.
FATEC Our technological undergraduate courses have an academic workload of 2,400 hours, which takes three years. Each campus has courses directed to the demand of the region. The exchange program lasts for one semester during graduation. It is able to be taken in the following periods:
1º semester – from February to the beginning of June.
2º semester – from August to the beginning of December.