Career Pathways

Michigan Career Pathways and Federal Career Clusters provide ways to help you select a career to fit your interests and skills.

Career Pathways and Career Clusters are broad groupings of careers that share similar characteristics and employment requirements. Almost all occupations fall into one (or more) career pathways.

Career Pathways Career Clusters
Arts & Communications   Arts
A/V Technology & Communications
Business & Information Technology  

Business, Management & Administration
Finance
Hospitality & Tourism 
Information Technology
Marketing, Sales & Service

Engineering, Manufacturing & Industrial Technology

 

 

Architecture & Construction
Manufacturing
Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics
Transportation, Distribution & Logistics

Health Sciences    Health Sciences
Human Services  

Education & Training
Human Services
Law, Public Safety & Security
Government & Public Services

Natural Resources and Agriscience  

Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources

Confused about where to start?

Take the Career Cluster Interest Survey. Also, visit the MCC Career Resource Center for many more assessment tools and guides.

You can find specific programs of study at MCC that correspond to the Michigan Career Pathways.