Career and Technical Education (CTE) Career Clusters and Pathways

Developed by the U.S. Department of Education, there are 17 Career Clusters representing most occupations, which are divided into pathways. T.C. Williams High School offers courses that fit into 14 of these 17 Career Clusters.

This chart correlates the CTE courses at T.C. Williams High School with 14 of the 17 Career Clusters and pathways designated by the Office of Career and Technical Education at the Virginia Department of Education.

CAREER CLUSTER

CAREER PATHWAY

CTE COURSES

Architecture and Construction

Design/Pre-Construction

Advanced Architectural Drawing and Design II

Arts, Audio/Visual Technology and Communications

Journalism and Broadcasting

Television and Media Production I

Dual Enrollment Television and Media Production II

Television and Media Production III

  Visual Arts

Commercial Photography I

Commercial Photography II

Business Management and Administration

Business Information Management

Business Law

Business Management

Education and Training

Teaching and Training

Dual Enrollment Advanced Early Childhood Education and Services II

Introduction to Early Childhood Education and Services I

Dual Enrollment Teachers for Tomorrow

Finance

Accounting

Accounting I

Advanced Accounting II

 

Business Finance

AOF Economics and Personal Finance

AOF Introduction to Financial Services

Dual Enrollment AOF Introduction to Business and International Finance

Government and Public Administration

National Security

JROTC I

JROTC II

JROTC III

JROTC IV

Health Science

Therapeutic Services

Dual Enrollment Emergency Medical Technician I & II

Dual Enrollment Introduction to Health and Medical Sciences

Dual Enrollment Medical Laboratory Technology I

Dual Enrollment Medical Terminology

Dual Enrollment Nurse Aide I

Dual Enrollment Pharmacy Technician I

Dual Enrollment Sports Medicine I

Dual Enrollment Sterile Processing

Surgical Technologist I

 

Diagnostic Services

Dual Enrollment Biotechnology Foundations in Health and Medical Sciences

Dual Enrollment Introduction to Health and Medical Sciences

Dual Enrollment Medical Laboratory Technology I

Dual Enrollment Medical Terminology

Dual Enrollment Sports Medicine I

Dual Enrollment Sterile Processing

 

Health Informatics

Dual Enrollment Biotechnology Foundations in Health and Medical Sciences

Dual Enrollment Introduction to Health and Medical Sciences

Dual Enrollment Medical Laboratory Technology I

Dual Enrollment Medical Terminology

Dual Enrollment Pharmacy Technician I

 

Support Services

Dual Enrollment Biotechnology Foundations in Health and Medical Sciences

Dual Enrollment Medical Terminology

Dual Enrollment Pharmacy Technician I

 

Biotechnology Research and Development

Dual Enrollment Biotechnology Foundations in Health and Medical Sciences

Dual Enrollment Medical Laboratory Technology I

Dual Enrollment Sterile Processing

Hospitality and Tourism

Recreation, Amusements and Attractions

Sports and Entertainment Marketing

Sports and Entertainment Management

 

Restaurants and Food and Beverage Services

Introduction to Culinary Arts I

Culinary Arts II

 

Travel and Tourism

Hospitality and Tourism Marketing

Human Services

Early Childhood Development and Services

Child Development

 

Personal Care Services

Cosmetology I

Cosmetology II

Information and Technology

Network Systems

Dual Enrollment Networking Hardware Operations I and II

 

Information Support and Services

Advanced Computer Information Systems II

Cybersecurity Fundamentals

Computer Information Systems I

 

Web and Digital Communications

Graphic Design and Multimedia I

Advanced Graphic Design and Multimedia II

 

Cybersecurity and Cloud Computing

Cybersecurity Fundamentals

Dual Enrollment Networking Hardware Operations I and II

Electronics Systems I

Electronics Systems II

Law, Public Safety, Corrections and Security

Law Enforcement Services

Criminal Justice I

Criminal Justice II

Marketing

Marketing Management

Marketing I

Advanced Marketing II

Dual Enrollment Entrepreneurship: Business Ownership and Management

Dual Enrollment Advanced Entrepreneurship

 

Merchandising

Fashion Marketing I

Advanced Fashion Marketing II

Introduction to Fashion Careers

Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics

Engineering and Technology

Advanced Engineering Drawing and Design II

Aerospace Technology I

Aerospace Technology II

Biotechnology and Forensics Foundations

Electronics Systems I

Electronics Systems II

Engineering Analysis and Applications II (Robotics)

Engineering Explorations I

Dual Enrollment Introduction to Engineering

Sustainability and Renewable Technologies

Technical Drawing and Design I

Transportation, Distribution and Logistics

Facility and Mobile Equipment Maintenance

Automotive Technology I

Dual Enrollment Automotive Technology II

Dual Enrollment Automotive Technology III