Career pathways are connected programs organized in a series of smaller credentials that lead to successively higher credentials and employment opportunities in growing occupations. Each step of the pathway is designed to prepare you for the next level of employment and education as well as provide credentials with labor market value. Career pathways offer flexibility by allowing you to continue education at your own pace.
This catalog shows programs (technical diplomas and associate degrees) within a given career pathway like this:
Many career pathways also contain related short-term technical certificates that can be earned as you move through your career pathway programs. You can find the related certificates listed under the career pathway on the overview page of a given program.