Explore what's next!
There are a lot of choices for you to make about your future. We want to give you the opportunity to explore your options, experience what it’s really like out there, and excel because you have worked hard and feel confident about your journey. You read that right, your journey. You own this journey, we are just here to support you. The career pathways are available for you to explore and find what fits the future you want to build.
Create opportunities for students to explore career options in needed workforce sectors of our region.
Provide experiences for students to gain skills needed for those careers that will prepare them for their post-secondary plans.
Provide the best educational programming across multiple districts and with business and industry that will prepare students to succeed in their futures.
The Healthcare Career Pathway explores careers such as nursing assistant, pharmacy technician, practical nursing, lab technician, dietician, dentist, physician, and more. Healthcare careers are for students who are compassionate, team players, problem solvers, enjoy learning, are flexible, and detail oriented.
The Business Career Pathway explores careers in law, marketing, entrepreneurialism, accounting, management, and more. Business career possibilities are endless; this pathway is for students who are creative, entrepreneurial-minded, like working with people and in teams, have lots of ideas and passion, and are interested in design and development of products.
The Construction Career Pathway explores careers such as carpentry, woodworking, construction management, plumbing, electrician, engineering, technicians, metal workers, and more. Construction Trades are for students who are hands-on, visual learners, are active and work hard, and who enjoy building and making.
The Computer Science Career Pathway explores careers that involve the design, development, support and management of hardware, software, multimedia, and systems integration services. Careers in computer science are for students who are creative and enjoy seeing ideas come to life, have a passion for computers and technology, are problem solvers and seek out challenges.
The Education Career Pathway prepares students for a career in teaching. Education careers are for students who enjoy working with kids and serving others, are enthusiastic and passionate about learning, and are creative!
The Manufacturing Career Pathway explores careers fields such as welding, machining, computer-numerical-controlled (CNC) technology, fabrication, engineering, drafting, and more. Manufacturing careers are for students who have the “dream it, do it” mentality and are ready to transform raw materials into high-quality finished products.
The Natural Resources and Agriculture Career Pathway explores careers in the food, fiber, and natural resources public and private industries such as forestry, logging, geographic information systems (GIS), wildlife management, fisheries, environmental science, and more. Natural Resources and Agriculture careers are for students who enjoy learning about plants, animals, and food!
Join us as we partner with local businesses, education providers, economic development entities, and workforce development organizations in the Itasca Area Schools Collaborative.