A career cluster is a group of jobs with similar features, which often require similar knowledge or skills. Explore more below to learn about popular career clusters and watch videos from professionals in these fields.
Careers in the Agriculture, Food, and Natural Resources cluster concentrate on the fundamental elements of life: food, water, land, and air and often entail working with plants, animals, and the environment.
Careers in the Architecture and Construction cluster concentrate on designing, managing, building, and maintaining the built environment.
Careers in the Arts, Audio/Visual Technology, and Communications cluster concentrate on designing, producing, exhibiting, performing, writing, and publishing multimedia content. This includes visual and performing arts and design, journalism, and entertainment services.
Careers in the Business Management and Administration cluster concentrate on planning, organizing, directing, and evaluating business functions essential to efficient and productive business operations.
Careers in the Education and Training cluster concentrate on planning, managing, and providing education and training services, as well as related learning support services.
Careers in the Finance cluster concentrate on planning, services for financial and investment planning, banking, insurance, and business financial management.
Careers in the Government and Public Administration cluster concentrate on planning and performing government functions at the local, state, and federal levels, including governance, national security, foreign service, planning, revenue and taxation, and regulations.
Careers in the Health Science cluster concentrate on planning, managing, and providing therapeutic services, diagnostic services, health informatics, support services, and biotechnology research and development.
Careers in the Hospitality and Tourism cluster involve providing food or services for people to enjoy leisure activities or vacations.
Careers in the Human Services cluster involve helping people meet a variety of personal needs.
Careers in the Information Technology (IT) cluster involve the design, development, and support of computer hardware, software, or network systems.
Careers in the Law, Public Safety, Corrections, and Security cluster involve enforcing rules and protecting people and things.
Careers in the Manufacturing cluster involve working with materials and equipment to make or maintain products.
Careers in the Marketing cluster involves promoting, advertising, and selling products or services to customers.
Careers in the Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) cluster involve solving a variety of problems through research and design.
Careers in the Transportation, Distribution and Logistics cluster involve moving people and products from one place to another by road, air, rail, and water.