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    Career Clusters 


     

    USD 305 students use Career Cruising to identify which of the 16 career clusters best match their interests.  The career clusters, examples of careers within each cluster, and the USD 305 pathway(s) providing career exploration and learning experiences related to each cluster are noted below.

     

    Cluster ID from Career Cruising

    Example Careers

    Local Pathways Available

    Agriculture, Food & Natural Resources

    Animal scientist, machine operator, veterinarian, welder, wildlife biologist

    Animal Science

    Power, Structural, & Technical Systems

    Architecture & Construction

    Architect, carpenter, construction engineer, planner/designer

    Construction & Design

    Engineering & Applied Mathematics

    Arts, A/V Technology & Communications

    Audio/video technician, journalist, video graphics designer

    A/V Communications

     

    Business Management & Administration

    Entrepreneur, business owner, general manager

    Marketing

    Restaurant & Event Management

    Education & Training

    Adult education provider, child care specialist, college professor, teacher

    Teaching/Training

    Finance

    Accountant, auditor, benefits specialist, economist

    Marketing

    Government & Public Administration

    City/county clerk, commissioner, mayor, military specialist, policy advisor, senator

    Corrections, Security, Law, & Law Enforcement Services

    Family, Community & Consumer Services

    Teaching/Training

    Health Science

    Dentist, doctor, home health care specialist, nurse, pharmacist, physical therapist

    Health Science

    Hospitality & Tourism

    Baker, caterer, kitchen manager, restaurant owner/manager

    Marketing

    Restaurant & Event Management

    Human Services

    Banker, consumer credit counselor, financial advisor, preschool teacher, religious leader, social services worker

    Corrections, Security, Law, & Law Enforcement Services

    Family, Community & Consumer Services

    Teaching/Training

    Information Technology

    Digital media designer, multimedia specialist, web designer

    Web & Digital Communications

    Law, Public Safety, Corrections & Security

    EMT, firefighter, paramedic, police officer/detective, rescue worker, sheriff/deputy

    Corrections, Security, Law, & Law Enforcement Services

    Emergency & Fire Management Services

    Manufacturing

    Instrument maker, machine operator, precision layout worker, welder

    Construction & Design

    Engineering & Applied Mathematics

    Manufacturing

    Power, Structural, & Technical Systems

    Marketing

    Business owner, CEO, entrepreneur, sales promotion manager

    Marketing

    Science, Technology, Engineering & Math (STEM)

    Aerospace engineer, civil engineer, electrician, industrial engineer

    Engineering & Applied Mathematics

    Transportation, Distribution & Logistics

    Automotive service technician, engine specialist, mechanic

    Manufacturing

     

     
     
Last Modified on January 17, 2018