Choose a Career Cluster
Every Career and Technical Education course falls into one of 16 career clusters. A career cluster represents a grouping of occupations that require similar knowledge and skill.
Within each cluster, there are cluster “pathways” that correspond to a collection of courses and training opportunities to prepare you for a given career.
The 16 clusters are recognized across the United States in middle schools, high schools, community and technical colleges, and the workforce.
The career cluster that you choose should align with your career interests.
What's Your Career Cluster?
Take a career assessment to find out which cluster best matches your interests.
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