Course Information

The Manufacturing Career Cluster focuses on preparing students for employment in careers that relate to the planning and performing the processing of materials into intermediate or final products and related professional and technical support activities such as production planning and control, maintenance and manufacturing/process engineering.

Manufacturing and Production Pathway

Pathway Chart
The Manufacturing and Production Pathway prepares students for careers in a manufacturing and production environment by developing skills in forming and shaping materials into useful products using sound techniques and Lean Manufacturing principles.

Junior High/Middle School Strands and Standards

High School Strands and Standards

Supporting Courses

Suggested high school courses that support the Career Pathway.  Courses do not count towards Pathway completion.

Secondary Math 2

Explorer Courses

Choose one or more of the following courses.

Concentrator Courses

To be a concentrator, you must pass one of the following courses and one explorer course.

Completer Courses

To be a completer you must pass enough courses to earn 3.0 credits in this Pathway.

CTE Internship

Welding and Machining Pathway

Pathway Chart
The Welding and Manufacturing Pathway prepares students with skills that involve turning materials into finished products using skills to design products, set up and safely operate tools and equipment, fabricate with different materials, and prep and finish completed products. Testing of finished product and evaluation of the processes involved are important steps in every manufacturing process.

Junior High/Middle School Strands and Standards

High School Strands and Standards

Explorer Courses

Choose one or more of the following courses.

Concentrator Courses

To be a concentrator, you must pass one of the following courses and one explorer course.

Completer Courses

To be a completer you must pass enough courses to earn 3.0 credits in this Pathway.

American Welding Society Level 1 Welder

Nondestructive Testing

Welding-Pipefitting

Welding-Structural Fitting