Oct 20, 2018  
2018-2019 Academic Catalog 
2018-2019 Academic Catalog

Academic and Career Pathways

Academic and Career Pathways (ACP) are guided pathways that lead to student end-goals. These pathways may include credit and continuing education offerings that are aligned to careers or personal interests.

Click a link below to get more details about each ACP, including the list of credit and continuing education programs required for each.

Allied Health and Nursing : This guided pathway leads to careers in pre-health professions, nursing, and health care fields.

Programs include: Health Information Management; Medical Assisting; Medical Coder/Billing Specialist; Nuclear Medicine Technology; Nursing; Paramedic; Radiography; Respiratory Therapy; Surgical Technology

Behavioral and Social Sciences : This guided pathway leads to careers in case management, human services, sociology, and psychology.

Programs include: Human Services; Psychology; Social Sciences; Sociology

Business, Industry, and Entrepreneurship : This guided pathway leads to careers in accounting, business, economics, procurement, human resources, management, marketing and sales, as well as various industries including auto repair, carpentry, and manufacturing.

Programs include: Accounting Professional; Accounting Transfer; Business Administration; Business Management; CPA Preparation; Economics; Human Resources Management; Marketing Management; Purchasing and Contracting; Residential Property Management; Small Business Management

Education : This guided pathway leads to careers in teaching at the pre-school, elementary, and secondary school levels, as well as working in child care and development.

Programs include: Early Childhood Education; Early Childhood Education/Early Childhood Special Education; Early Childhood Special Education; Elementary Education/Generic Special Education; Mastery in Administration of Child Care; Mastery in Early Childhood Education; Secondary Education-Chemistry; Secondary Education-English; Secondary Education-Mathematics; Secondary Education-Physics; Secondary Education-Spanish

Liberal and Creative Arts : This guided pathway leads to careers in the arts, mass media, and languages.

Programs include: Animation and Screen-Based Design; Art; Communication/Public Relations and Journalism; English; General Studies Liberal Arts; Graphic Design; Mass Communication; Media Production; Music; Theatre and Entertainment Technology; Transfer Studies; Visual Communication/Graphic Design

Personal and Professional Development : A wide range of job skills and certifications that do not have credit program connections.

Programs include:

Public Safety and Law : This guided pathway leads to careers in public safety fields of law enforcement, corrections, homeland security, private security, re/EMS, forensic science, paralegal, courts, and other criminal justice and legal settings at the local, state, and federal levels.

Programs include: Criminal Justice; Fire Science; Forensic Science; Paralegal/Legal Assistant

Sciences, Engineering, and Mathematics : This guided pathway leads to careers in biology, chemistry, engineering, physics, environmental science, math, and pre-health professions (pre-med, pre-pharmacy, pre-dentistry, pre-physical therapy).

Programs include: Biology; Chemistry; Engineering; General Studies STEM Concentration

Technology : This guided pathway leads to careers in computer engineering, construction management, information and technology, cybersecurity, and Web design and development.

Programs include: A+ Preparation; Cisco CCNA Preparation; Computer-Aided Drafting; Computer Engineering Technology; Computer Programming and Database Systems; Computer Science; Computer Service Technology; Construction Management; Cybersecurity; Information Technology; Network Systems Administrator; Web Technology

Wellness, Culinary Arts, and Hospitality : This guided pathway leads to careers in health and physical education, nutrition, hospitality, and culinary arts.

Programs include: Culinary Arts; Hospitality Services Management; Wellness