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Career Clusters

There are 44  distinct career and technical education Programs of Study in Region 2 offered by the three community colleges that students can select from.  They are classified under 11 of the 16 Career Clusters. Some of the programs are unique to the college and others are offered at two or all three.   To find information about any of the Programs of Study, click on cluster to see the offerings at each college.

Remote jobs in the transportation industry

The transportation sector includes a vast array of occupational fields including those involved in trucking, railways, airlines, shipping, and more. Some of these jobs must be performed in person, but that doesn’t mean that all do.

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Many of us form childhood passions that follow us into adulthood. For some, these become hobbies, and for others, these passions form the basis of our careers. That’s exactly how it happened for Ranjita Bhagwan, a principal engineer at Google, …

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Accounting Technology

The Certificate of Technical Studies in Accounting Technology: Account Clerk provides specialized classroom instruction and practical experiences to prepare students…

Automotive Technology

Learn how to troubleshoot automotive problems of all kinds using the latest engine analyzers, handheld scanners, and other computerized diagnostic…

Aviation Maintenance Technology (AAS)

This 2+ year program prepares students for the FAA’s airframe and power plant exam. Students find jobs in aircraft maintenance,…

Business (AAS)

Our Associate of Science degree program in business provides students with a broad background in various business disciplines and prepares…

Business Office Administration (AAS)

The Business Office Administration (BOA) program is an associate of applied science degree program that prepares students for administrative assistant…

Business Office Technology

The Business Office Technology (BOT) program is a technical degree program that prepares students for administrative assistant careers, such as…

Computer Information Technology

The Associate of Applied Science in Computer Information Technology (Systems Analysis and Programming) is designed for high school graduates and…


Our students are prepared for employment in various cosmetology-related areas and earn a technical diploma. They learn fundamental concepts, knowledge,…

Criminal Justice

The program is designed primarily as a transfer program for students who plan to continue their studies at a four-year…

Culinary Arts & Occupations

Students in Culinary Arts and Occupations learn about recipe and menu planning, preparing and cooking foods, supervising and training kitchen…

Diagnostic Medical Sonography

Diagnostic medical sonography utilizes sound waves to produce high definition images of the body to aid in the diagnosis of…

Diesel Powered Equipment Technology

Our Diesel Powered Equipment Technology program prepares students to become diesel service technicians and mechanics in three semesters. Individuals learn…

Drafting & Design Technology (TD & AAS)

Our Drafting and Design Technology program provides students with technical education and knowledge, training and skills, along with communication skills…


The program consists of technical courses designed to develop skills in installation, testing, and troubleshooting of electrical equipment, fixtures, and…

Emergency Medical Technology Paramedic

We have EMT and paramedic programs in partnership with the National EMS Academy to provide quality educational programs that allow…

Fire and Emergency Services

The applied science degree program in fire and emergency services offers college preparation at the professional level consistent with national…

Heating Air Conditioning & Refrigeration (HVAC)

The Heating, Air Conditioning & Refrigeration Program provides individuals with the technical knowledge and skills to install, service, repair, and…

Industrial Agriculture Mechanics Technology

Students are prepared to select, safely use, and maintain hand and power tools, jacks, and hoisting equipment. Program content includes…

Industrial Electronics Technology

Our Industrial Electronics Technology program teaches students to design, troubleshoot, and maintain electrical and electronic equipment. Throughout the program, students…

Industrial Marine Electronics Technology

The Industrial Marine Electronics Technology program provides specialized classroom instruction and practical shop experience to prepare students for employment in…

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