• Career Clusters

    There are 16 Career Clusters, or categories of occupations. Some occupations can be listed in more than one cluster. For instance, a Health Geographer, could be a Health occupation or an Information Technology occupation. A Health Geographer uses software to map the spread and distribution of disease.

    Identifying one or more career clusters that interest you can help you to plan your high school coursework and eventually lead you to find specific occupations of interest.

    CTE CAREER FIELDS CHART
    CAREER FIELD CAREER FIELD DESCRIPTION CAREER CLUSTER
    Arts & Communication Professions Occupations in this career field are related to creative, visual craft and performing arts. This career field includes interior and fashion design, writing, film, fine arts, journalism, media and music. Arts, Audio/Video Technology & Communications
    Health Professions Occupations in this career field are related to people’s health care needs. This career field includes health and wellness, research, technology, medicine, foods, nutrition and the environment. Health Science/ Biotechnology
    Business, Management & Technology Professions Occupations in this career field are related to business occupations, administration, management marketing and sales, computer/information systems, web and graphic design. This career field includes entrepreneurship, sales, marketing, finance, accounting, economics and management, and information technology. Business Management & Administration

    Finance

    Information Technology

    Marketing (Sales & Service)
    Human Services Professions Occupations in this career field are related to personal and customer services, social services, legal services, and protective services. This career field includes education, government and law enforcement, leisure and recreation, military, religion, childcare, social services and personal (beauty) services. Education and Training

    Government & Public Administration

    Hospitality & Tourism

    Human Services

    Law, Public Safety & Security
    Industrial and Engineering Technology Professions Occupations in this career field are related to the technology necessary to design, develop, install and maintain electrical, mechanical and structural systems. This career field includes architecture, engineering, manufacturing, construction, and related technologies. Architecture & Construction

    Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics

    Transportation, Distribution & Logistics OR Transport

    Manufacturing
    Natural Resources/ Agriculture Professions Occupations in this career field are related to the natural sciences, food production, and agriculture. This career field includes foods, agricultural sciences, earth sciences, and horticulture. Agriculture, Food, & Natural Resources

     

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