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The 15 CTE Industry Sectors

CTE has 15 Industry Sectors

The state of California has identified 15 Industry Sectors. Each sector contains multiple career pathways in which to develop Programs of Study. It is up to individual school districts and the region’s corresponding colleges and businesses to conduct research into the needs of the industry and determine which sectors and careers can best serve the students, industry and community.

To learn more about each sector, click on any of the below icons:

sector 1
Agriculture & Natural Resources
sector 2
Arts, Media & Entertainment
sector 3
Building Trades & Construction
sector 4
Business & Finance
sector 5
Education & Child Development
sector 6
Energy & Utilities
sector 7
Engineering & Design
sector 8
Fashion & Interior Design
09 Health
Health Science & Medical Technology
10 Hospitality
Hospitality & Tourism
11 Info
Information Technology
12 Manufacturing
Manufacturing & Product Development
13 Marketing

Marketing, Sales & Service
sector 14
Public Services
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