Michigan Career Pathways
WHAT ARE THE SIX CAREER PATHWAYS?
IS THIS CAREER PATH FOR YOU?
COURSES OF INTEREST
CAREERS & EDUCATION REQUIRED
Arts and Communication
|Are you a creative thinker? Are you imaginative,innovative, and original? Do you like to communicate ideas? Do you like making crafts, |
drawing, playing a musical instrument, taking photos, or writing stories?
|Business, Management, |
Marketing, and Technology
Careers in this path are related to the business environment. These include
entrepreneur, sales, marketing, information systems, finance, accounting, personnel,
economics, and management.
|Do you enjoy being a leader, organizing people, planning activities, and talking? Do you like to work with numbers or ideas? Do you enjoy carrying through with an idea and seeing the end product? Do you like things neat and orderly?|
|Engineering/Manufacturing and Industrial Technology|
Careers in this path are related to
technologies necessary to design,
develop, install, and maintain physical
systems. These include engineering,
manufacturing, construction, service,
and related technologies.
|Are you mechanically inclined and practical? Do you like reading diagrams and blueprints, and drawing building structures? Are you curious about how things work? Would you enjoy painting a house, repairing cars, wiring electrical circuits, or |
Careers in this path are related to the promotion of health and treatment of
disease. These include research, prevention, treatment, and related
|Do you like to care for people or animals who are sick or help them stay well? Are you interested in diseases and in how the body works? Do you enjoy reading about science and medicine? Would |
it be fun to learn first aid or volunteer at a hospital
or veterinary clinic?
Careers in this path are related to economic, political, and social
systems. These include education, government, law and law enforcement, leisure and recreation, military, religion, child care, social services,
and personal services.
|Are you friendly, open, understanding, and |
cooperative? Do you like to work with people to
solve problems? Is it important to you to do
something that makes things better for other
people? Do you like to help friends with family
problems? Do you like reading, storytelling,
traveling, or tutoring young children?
|Natural Resources and |
Careers in this path are related to agriculture, the environment, and
natural resources. These include agricultural sciences, earth sciences,
environmental sciences, fisheries, forestry, horticulture, and wildlife.
|Are you a nature lover? Are you practical, curious about the physical world, and interested in plants |
and animals? Do you enjoy hunting or fishing?
Do you like to garden or mow the lawn? Are you
interested in protecting the environment?
High School Diploma: D 1 to 2 Years Past High School: HS Undergraduate Degree: UG
Graduate Degree: G