career clusters freshman focus
Terms in this set (16)
business management and administration
Careers in planning, organizing, directing and evaluating business functions essential to efficient and productive business operations.
Planning, services for financial and investment planning, banking, insurance, and business financial management
science technology engineering and mathematics
Planning, managing and providing scientific research and professional and technical services (e.g., physical science, social science, engineering) including laboratory and testing services, and research and development services
Planning, managing, and providing therapeutic services, diagnostic services, health informatics, support services, and biotechnology research and development
agriculture food and natural resources
This Career Cluster focused on the production, processing, marketing, distribution, financing, and development of agricultural commodities and resources including food, fiber, wood products, natural resources, horticulture, and other plant and animal products/resources.
education and training
Planning, managing and providing education and training services, and related learning support services.
hospitality and tourism
The management, marketing and operations of restaurants and other food services, lodging, attractions, recreation events and travel related services.
architecture and construction
Careers in designing, planning, managing, building and maintaining the built environment.
Preparing individuals for employment in career pathways that relate to families and human needs such as counseling and mental health services, family and community services, personal care, and consumer services.
transportation distribution and logistics
Planning, management, and movement of people, materials, and goods by road, pipeline, air, rail and water and related professional support services such as transportation infrastructure planning and management, logistics services, mobile equipment and facility maintenance.
government and public administration
Planning and performing government functions at the local, state and federal levels, including governance, national security, foreign service, planning, revenue and taxation, and regulations.
Building linkages in IT occupations for entry level, technical and professional careers related to the design, development, support and management of hardware, software, multimedia and systems integration services.
Planning, managing and performing the processing of materials into intermediate or final products and related professional and technical support activities such as production planning and control, maintenance and manufacturing/process engineering.
arts a/v technology and communications
Designing, producing, exhibiting, performing, writing, and publishing multimedia content including visual and performing arts and design, journalism, and entertainment services.
Planning, managing and performing marketing activities to reach organizational objectives.
law public safety corrections and security
Planning, managing, and providing legal, public safety, protective services and homeland security, including professional and technical support services.