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This page was created for those who want to explore their career path and the classes they should take in order to better prepare themselves for that career! Or those who have no idea want they want to pursue and need to investigate their choices.
In each career path, we’ve listed all the related classes in that particular field, along with some majors and all after-school clubs worth exploring!
Expand your options! Quite a few experienced adults recommend not getting stuck on a certain career path, as it can limit the opportunities you take up and the adventures you can have. Of course, not knowing what you want to do at all is also perfectly fine! But it’s important to learn about the many careers out there and be knowledgeable when the time comes to make a decision.
In the Human Services cluster, you would work with individuals and
families to meet their personal needs.
In the Health Science cluster you would promote health and wellness or
diagnose and treat injuries and disease. You could work directly with
people. Or you could work in laboratories to get information used in
research or diagnosis. Health service employees go to work at a variety of
different sites. Some work in hospitals, offices, or laboratories. Others
work on cruise ships, at sports arenas, or within communities.
If you choose to work in the Science, Technology, Engineering, and
Mathematics cluster, you have several avenues. One avenue is to do
scientific research in laboratories or the field. Another option is to be
involved in the planning and design of products and systems. The last
avenue is to provide support to the scientists, mathematicians, and
engineers so they can do their work.
Business Management Technology
If you are interested in the Business Management and Administration
cluster, there are many career options. You may provide the needed
support to keep a business in operation. Or you might keep track of the
expenses and income. You could manage the financial activities of a
business. Another option is to be sure that a business has qualified
employees who are trained to do their jobs. Or after years of education
or experience, you might direct the operations of a business.
Arts, A/V Technology, and Communication
If you are interested in working in this cluster, you will have two avenues.
One is to be the performer of artist. The other is to work behind the
scenes to make the performance or publication happen. As a reporter,
actor, or fine artist, you would use your creative talent to ensure that a
concert or magazine is successful, you would use computers and sound
equipment. This occupations in this cluster allow you to use your
creativity, talent, and technical skills
Unsure of what best suits you? Take this majors quiz provided by Saint Louis University to narrow down your options!